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Internet providers in 68178

Find internet providers serving the 68178 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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68178 internet providers

Provider
Cox $29.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
Cox $29.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic100%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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68178 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 68178 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Nebraska - 96%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 68178 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 100% of those living in the 68178 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 68178 area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 68178, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Cox 319 Mbps 52 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 68178

The largest internet providers serving the 68178 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 68178 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from Cox, which covers 100% of the area. Omaha’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers DSL to around 100% of residents in the 68178 ZIP code.

Cox cable internet

Provider
Cox
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to all households in the 68178 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 68178 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Cox start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Omaha, $53.74.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Omaha, $2.24.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in 68178 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Omaha's providers, 338 Mbps.

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Cox fiber-optic internet

Provider
Cox
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Fiber-optic from Cox offers broadband to all households in the 68178 ZIP code, covering 100% 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 68178 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Cox start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Omaha, $53.74.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Omaha, $2.24.

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 68178 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Omaha's providers, 338 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to all households in the 68178 ZIP code, covering 100% 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, $53.74.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Omaha, $2.24.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 68178 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Omaha's providers, 338 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 68178 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 68178 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 $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 68178 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 68178 frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in the 68178 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 68178. The next fastest internet provider in the 68178 ZIP code is Cox, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in the 68178 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Omaha, $53.74.

Cox is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 68178 ZIP code, covering 100% of the city.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

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.