Plainview, NE High Speed Internet Service
Plainview, NE has a total of 4 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 4 internet service options in Plainview. 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 Plainview is Plainview Telephone Co.. A summary of all the results:
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Plainview 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
How does the average download speed for broadband internet in Plainview compare to Pierce County? The average speed in Plainview is 20.91 Mbps which is faster than Pierce County overall.
On a statewide basis this download speed is slower than the Nebraska average of 24.51 Mbps.
Plainview Internet Access Facts
The average internet download speed in Pierce County is 11.99 Mbps based upon 3632 samples taken in the past year
The average upload speed in Plainview is 13.11 Mbps. This is 106.5% faster than the average in Nebraska and 13% faster than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
The average download speed in Plainview is 74.4% faster than the Pierce County average and 35.5% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
The average upload speed in Plainview is 13.11 Mbps. This is 173.7% faster than the Pierce County average and 13% faster than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
Cable internet is available to 40.7% of Pierce County residents
Fiber optic internet is available to 31.9% of Pierce County residents
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 Plainview 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 Plainview Telephone Co. as the top provider for Plainview, Nebraska.
How do the internet speeds in Plainview compare to other cities in Nebraska?
How many broadband service providers are there near me?
Currently there are 4 companies that provide internet service to at least 15% of Plainview, NE residents.
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 Plainview, Nebraska?
The following zip codes were used: 68769
Who has the fastest internet service in Plainview?
Plainview Telephone Co. with a download speed of 1000 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Plainview.
Plainview 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
Hulu Live TV
- 75+ channels
- Access to premium Hulu originals
- Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
- 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
- 140+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network and sports coverage
- Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
- 180+ channels
- 1000 hours of cloud DVR
- Local network coverage
- Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages