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Internet providers in 68524

Find internet providers serving the 68524 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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68524 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300-1,000 Mbps **Cable97%
Windstream $37.00 15 - 1,000 MbpsDSL99%
Windstream $37.00 15 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic8.350%
Nebraska Technology and Telecommunications $40.00 940 - 12 MbpsDSL34%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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68524 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 68524 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 68524 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 8.350% of those living in the 68524 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 68524 area, and 95.63% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 68524, prices start at $25 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Lincoln

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Windstream 38 Mbps 33 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 384 Mbps 20 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 68524

The largest internet providers serving the 68524 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 68524 ZIP code, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 99% of the area. Lincoln’s third most-available internet provider, Nebraska Technology and Telecommunications, offers DSL to around 34% of residents in the 68524 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

97%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 68524 ZIP code, covering 97% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 68524 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, $46.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1,000 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 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 68524 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lincoln's providers, 360 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$37/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to all households in the 68524 ZIP code, covering 99% 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 $37/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Lincoln, $46.99.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.47 per Mbps, higher than 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 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 68524 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lincoln's providers, 360 Mbps.

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Nebraska Technology and Telecommunications DSL internet

Provider

Nebraska Technology and Telecommunications

Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

34%

DSL from Nebraska Technology and Telecommunications offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 68524 ZIP code, covering 34% 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Lincoln, $46.99.

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 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 68524 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 34% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lincoln's providers, 360 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 68524 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 68524 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 $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 5 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 68524 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 68524 frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in the 68524 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in 68524. The next fastest internet provider in the 68524 ZIP code is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 8.350% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 68524 ZIP with service starting at $25/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lincoln, $46.99.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 68524 ZIP code, covering 8.350% of the city.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.