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Golden West Telecommunications Cooperative, Inc. - -Fiber-optic100%
Golden West Telecommunications Cooperative, Inc. - -Cable100%
Golden West Telecommunications Cooperative, Inc. - -DSL74%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Dell Rapids internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Dell Rapids is comparable to the rest of South Dakota - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Dell Rapids area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Dell Rapids residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 75% of those living in Dell Rapids.

There are five internet providers serving the Dell Rapids area, and 0.47% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Dell Rapids's five internet providers, prices start at $39.95 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Dell Rapids

The largest internet providers in Dell Rapids are HughesNet and Viasat bringing satellite options to Dell Rapids.

Satellite internet from HughesNet is available to nearly all Dell Rapids residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from Viasat, which covers 100% of the area.

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 Dell Rapids covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Dell Rapids 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 significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Dell Rapids, $47.47.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dell Rapids, $3.39.

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 Dell Rapids. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Dell Rapids's providers, 19 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Dell Rapids covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Dell Rapids 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 Viasat start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Dell Rapids, $47.47.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dell Rapids, $3.39.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Dell Rapids. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Dell Rapids's providers, 19 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Golden West Telecommunications Cooperative, Inc. is the fastest internet provider in Dell Rapids with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Dell Rapids. The next fastest internet provider in Dell Rapids is Golden West Telecommunications Cooperative, Inc., offering download speeds up to 50 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in Dell Rapids with plans starting at $39.95/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Dell Rapids, $47.47.

Golden West Telecommunications Cooperative, Inc. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Dell Rapids, covering 100% of the city.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.