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Internet providers in Sidney, NE

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Sidney, NE internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL81%
Allo Communications $70.00 500 - 7 MbpsDSL58%
Dalton Telephone Co. $99.95 55 - 10 MbpsCable32%
Dalton Telephone Co. $99.95 55 - 10 MbpsDSL32%
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Sidney internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Sidney 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 Sidney area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Sidney residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Sidney, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are 13 internet providers serving the Sidney area, and 96.86% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Sidney's 13 internet providers, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Sidney

The largest internet providers in Sidney are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Allo Communications bringing cable and DSL options to Sidney.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Sidney residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 81% of the area. Sidney’s third most-available internet provider, Allo Communications, offers DSL to around 58% of Sidney residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Sidney covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Sidney, $49.73.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sidney, $0.35.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Sidney. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Sidney's providers, 132 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

81%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Sidney covering 81% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Sidney 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 $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Sidney, $49.73.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sidney, $0.35.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Sidney. These download speeds are available to 81% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Sidney's providers, 132 Mbps.

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Allo Communications DSL internet

Provider

Allo Communications

Starting price*
$70/mo.
Max download speed

7 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

58%

DSL from Allo Communications offers broadband to about half of households in Sidney covering 58% of the area.

DSL internet from Allo Communications uses telephone lines in Sidney 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 Allo Communications start at $70/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Sidney, $49.73.

Allo Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 500 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.14 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sidney, $0.35.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Allo Communications offers download speeds up to 7 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in Sidney. These download speeds are available to 58% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Sidney's providers, 132 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Sidney, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Sidney, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Sidney and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Sidney at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Sidney at $50/mo. for speeds up to 5 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Sidney residents, 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 Sidney may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 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 Sidney cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Allo Communications is the fastest internet provider in Sidney with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 0.189% of households in Sidney. The next fastest internet provider in Sidney is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Viaero Wireless offers the cheapest internet in Sidney with plans starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Sidney, $49.73.

Allo Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Sidney, covering 0.189% 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.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

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.