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Internet providers in 69162

Find internet providers serving the 69162 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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69162 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable88%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL74%
Allo Communications - -DSL75%
Dalton Telephone Co. $74.95 10 - 1,000 MbpsCable40%
Dalton Telephone Co. $74.95 10 - 1,000 MbpsDSL40%
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69162 internet service at a glance

At 91%, broadband coverage in the 69162 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 69162 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 88% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 85% 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 14 internet providers serving the 69162 area, and 94.06% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 14 internet providers in 69162, prices start at $34.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Sidney

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 107 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 63 Mbps 10 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 69162

The largest internet providers serving the 69162 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Dalton Telephone Co. bringing cable and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 69162 ZIP code, covering 88% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 74% of the area. Sidney’s third most-available internet provider, Dalton Telephone Co., offers cable to around 40% of residents in the 69162 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

5 Mbps

Average availability

88%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 69162 ZIP code, covering 88% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 69162 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, $53.28.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 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 Sidney, $0.97.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 69162 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sidney's providers, 37 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

74%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 69162 ZIP code, covering 74% 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 Sidney, $53.28.

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 Sidney, $0.97.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 69162 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 74% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sidney's providers, 37 Mbps.

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Dalton Telephone Co. cable internet

Provider

Dalton Telephone Co.

Starting price*
$74.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

40%

Cable from Dalton Telephone Co. offers broadband to about half of households in the 69162 ZIP code, covering 40% of the area.

Dalton Telephone Co.’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 69162 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Dalton Telephone Co. start at $74.95/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Sidney, $53.28.

Dalton Telephone Co. customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $7.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sidney, $0.97.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Dalton Telephone Co. offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 69162 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 40% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sidney's providers, 37 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 69162 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 69162 and the greater Sidney area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Sidney at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Sidney at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 69162 ZIP, 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 $64.99 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 providers in 69162 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 69162 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 88% of households in 69162. The next fastest internet provider in the 69162 ZIP code is Hamilton Telephone Comapny, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Hamilton Telephone Comapny offers the cheapest internet in the 69162 ZIP with service starting at $34.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Sidney, $53.28.

Allo Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 69162 ZIP code, covering 0.540% of the city.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

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