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Internet providers in 68502

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68502 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL100%
Windstream $75.00 200 - 2,000 MbpsFiber-optic4.370%
Nebraska Technology and Telecommunications $40.00 -DSL32%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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68502 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 68502 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Nebraska - 94%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 68502 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 86% of those living in the 68502 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 68502 area, and 99.47% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 68502, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Lincoln

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Windstream 59 Mbps 28 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 79 Mbps 10 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 68502

The largest internet providers serving the 68502 ZIP code are Spectrum, Windstream, and Nebraska Technology and Telecommunications bringing cable and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 68502 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 100% of the area. Lincoln’s third most-available internet provider, Nebraska Technology and Telecommunications, offers DSL to around 32% of residents in the 68502 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 68502 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 68502 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lincoln, $53.32.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lincoln, $0.21.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 68502 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lincoln's providers, 309 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

2,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to all households in the 68502 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for Windstream start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Lincoln, $53.32.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.10 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lincoln, $0.21.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 68502 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lincoln's providers, 309 Mbps.

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Nebraska Technology and Telecommunications DSL internet

Provider

Nebraska Technology and Telecommunications

Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

null Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

32%

DSL from Nebraska Technology and Telecommunications offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 68502 ZIP code, covering 32% of the area.

DSL internet from Nebraska Technology and Telecommunications uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for Nebraska Technology and Telecommunications start at $40/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Lincoln, $53.32.

Nebraska Technology and Telecommunications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 940 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.04 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lincoln, $0.21.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Nebraska Technology and Telecommunications offers download speeds up to null Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 68502 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 32% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lincoln's providers, 309 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 68502 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 68502 and the greater Lincoln area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lincoln at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lincoln at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 68502 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Lincoln may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Lincoln cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 68502 frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in the 68502 ZIP code with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 68502. The next fastest internet provider in the 68502 ZIP code is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps to 4.370% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 68502 ZIP with service starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lincoln, $53.32.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 68502 ZIP code, covering 4.370% of the city.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.