Internet providers in Sidney, NE

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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 $49 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Sidney

The largest internet providers in Sidney are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite 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, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Sidney residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Sidney, $52.25.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sidney, $2.38.

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 slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Sidney's providers, 58 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/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 $49/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Sidney, $52.25.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sidney, $2.38.

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 slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Sidney's providers, 58 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Sidney covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Sidney where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Sidney, $52.25.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sidney, $2.38.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 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, 58 Mbps.

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Sidney, NE internet providers

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Provider
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 100 Mbps Cable 100%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 100 Mbps DSL 81%
Allo Communications LLC - - DSL 58%
USConnect Holdings, Inc. - - Cable 32%
USConnect Holdings, Inc. - - DSL 32%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Allo Communications LLC 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.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in Sidney with plans starting at $49/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Sidney, $52.25.

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

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.

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.

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.