Arapahoe, Nebraska Broadband Internet Service

Arapahoe, NE has a total of 3 options for high speed internet providers that meet the minimum broadband download speed of 25 Mbps. It can be understandably confusing when trying to determine which of these broadband providers to choose. Hopefully we can eliminate some of the guesswork for you by applying our ranking algorithm to those 3 internet service options in Arapahoe. The calculation we perform considers the download connection speed, upload connection speed, population covered and overall value provided by each company. Based upon that calculation, our top choice for Arapahoe is Arapahoe. A summary of all the results:

Rank Provider Tech Max Download Speed Max Upload Speed Availability
1ArapahoeDSL, Fiber200 Mbps40 Mbps100.0%
2ViaSatSatellite100 Mbps3 Mbps100%
3HughesNetSatellite25 Mbps3 Mbps100%

Arapahoe NE Internet Access Options

Studies have shown that the competition from having two or more broadband internet providers in a community leads to lower prices and better overall service.
The chart below graphs the segment of the population which has a choice of internet providers at four different ranges of download speeds.


Broadband Internet Speeds

Curious how fast the average internet speeds in Arapahoe are compared to Furnas County? Also, curious how the speeds compare to Nebraska overall?
Average download speeds in Arapahoe of 11.99 Mbps are faster than the Furnas County average download speeds and slower than the statewide average for Nebraska.


Arapahoe Internet Access Facts

  • The average upload speed in Arapahoe is 2.2 Mbps. This is 65.4% slower than the average in Nebraska and 81% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps

  • The average download speed in Arapahoe is 9.2% faster than the Furnas County average and 63% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps

  • The average upload speed in Arapahoe is 2.2 Mbps. This is 33.3% slower than the Furnas County average and 81% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps

  • Cable internet is available to 0.0% of Furnas County residents

  • Fiber optic internet is available to 57.3% of Furnas County residents

  • The average internet download speed in Furnas County is 10.98 Mbps based upon 6464 samples taken in the past year


Internet Access Technologies

DSL, Cable, Fiber and Fixed Wireless are four common types of technology used to provide internet access. The following chart shows the percentage of Arapahoe residents who have access to each of these technology types.

Internet Service FAQs

Who has the best internet service near me?

Our proprietary algorithm that takes into consideration download speed, upload speed, availability and overall value ranks Arapahoe as the top provider for Arapahoe, Nebraska.

How do the internet speeds in Arapahoe compare to other cities in Nebraska?

Click through to see how the Arapahoe broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Ashland, Broken Bow, Fullerton, Gretna, Syracuse, Weeping Water, Woodland Park

What is cable internet service?

Cable internet service streams data through the same coaxial cables used for cable television. In nearly all instances cable internet will be faster than DSL. Cable internet is available to nearly 90% of Americans but does not have as much coverage in remote areas as DSL.

What is Mbps?

Mbps is an abbreviation for Megabits Per Second and represents the rate of data transmission. A larger value for download Mbps or upload Mbps means a file will take less time to be sent than it will with an internet connection with a lower Mbps.

What download speed do I need to stream movies?

For HD movies and shows Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu all recommend a minimum of 5 Mbps. Streaming 4K/UHD content requires a minimum of 25 Mbps for Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu.

What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Arapahoe, Nebraska?

The following zip codes were used: 68922

Who has the fastest internet service in Arapahoe?

Arapahoe with a download speed of 200 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Arapahoe.

Is there DSL internet service near me?

Yes, there is 1 DSL provider in Arapahoe - Arapahoe.

Arapahoe Cable TV, Satellite TV and Streaming Services

Our ranking of internet service plans can make choosing a new provider fairly easy. Selecting a TV provider is more difficult as additional variables are involved. If you are a heavy TV viewer and/or watch in multiple rooms at the same time, a traditional cable TV package or satellite TV provider may be the best option for you. However, if you live in a rental property or a heavily wooded area, satellite TV may not be a viable option. Streaming TV packages can be a good option for many, especially if your internet plan does not have a data limit. Read through the pros and cons of the various TV packages available to you and chose the best match to your viewing needs.


  • 290+ channels
  • Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
  • 4 video package tiers
  • Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
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Hulu Live TV

  • 75+ channels
  • Access to premium Hulu originals
  • Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
  • 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
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YouTube TV

  • 85+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Sports plus, Spanish plus and premium movie add-ons
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DIRECTV stream

  • 140+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network and sports coverage
  • Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
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  • 180+ channels
  • 1000 hours of cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages
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  • 50+ channels
  • 50 hours of DVR storage
  • No annual contracts
  • Up to 4 simultaneous streams across a wide variety of devices
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