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Internet providers in 68116

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68116 internet providers

Provider
Cox $49.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic35%
Cox $49.99 100 - 300 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic28%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 140 MbpsDSL52%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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68116 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 68116 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 68116 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 70% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 54% of those living in the 68116 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 68116 area, and 91.29% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 68116, prices start at $25 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
CenturyLink 88 Mbps 47 Mbps Fiber-optic
Cox 171 Mbps 36 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in 68116

The largest internet providers serving the 68116 ZIP code are Cox and CenturyLink bringing cable, fiber-optic, and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Cox is available to nearly all in the 68116 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from Cox, which covers 35% of the area. Omaha’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers DSL to around 52% of residents in the 68116 ZIP code.

Cox cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to all households in the 68116 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 68116 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Cox start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Omaha, $50.99.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Omaha, $0.91.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in 68116 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Omaha's providers, 497 Mbps.

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Cox fiber-optic internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

35%

Fiber-optic from Cox offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 68116 ZIP code, covering 35% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Cox is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 68116 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Cox start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Omaha, $50.99.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Omaha, $0.91.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 68116 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 35% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Omaha's providers, 497 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

140 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

52%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to about half of households in the 68116 ZIP code, covering 52% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Omaha, $50.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Omaha, $0.91.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 140 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 68116 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 52% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Omaha's providers, 497 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 68116 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 68116 and the greater Omaha area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Omaha at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Omaha at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 5 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 68116 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 68116 frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in the 68116 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 35% of households in 68116. The next fastest internet provider in the 68116 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 28% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 68116 ZIP with service starting at $25/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Omaha, $50.99.

Cox is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 68116 ZIP code, covering 35% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in 68116 and is available to 28% of households.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

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