Best Colonial Pine Hills Internet Service Providers
There are a total of 7 companies providing internet service to a significant portion of Colonial Pine Hills, South Dakota and meet the minimum accepted broadband definition of 25 Mbps download speed. Our proprietary ranking calculation takes into account different aspects of useable download speed, upload speed and coverage area. For example, an increase of 100 Mbps download speed from 200 Mbps to 300 Mbps is much more significant for users than an increase from 1000 Mbps to 1100Mpbs. Also, for nearly all users download speed is much more important than upload speed. Our ranked ordering of internet service providers in Colonial Pine Hills:
|Rank||Provider||Tech||Max Download Speed||Max Upload Speed||Availability|
|1||Midcontinent Communications||Cable||1000 Mbps||20 Mbps||98.7%|
|2||Vast Broadband||Cable||1000 Mbps||30 Mbps||25.6%|
|3||CenturyLink||DSL, Fiber||100 Mbps||40 Mbps||96.9%|
|4||Western Communications||wireless||30 Mbps||4 Mbps||100.0%|
|5||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|6||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|7||Celerity Networks||wireless||40 Mbps||8 Mbps||15.7%|
Colonial Pine Hills SD Internet Access Options
When it comes to high speed internet availability, download speeds and overall customer satisfaction, cities with more than a single provider more often than not lead in all of these categories.
Does Colonial Pine Hills have more than a single option at 25 Mbps, 100 Mbps, 250 Mbps and 1000 Mbps? The diagram below shows a summary:
Broadband Internet Speeds
Curious how fast the average internet speeds in Colonial Pine Hills are compared to Pennington County? Also, curious how the speeds compare to South Dakota overall?
Average download speeds in Colonial Pine Hills of 32.3 Mbps are faster than the Pennington County average download speeds and faster than the statewide average for South Dakota.
Colonial Pine Hills Internet Access Facts
DSL internet is available to 100.0% of Colonial Pine Hills residents
The average upload speed in Colonial Pine Hills is 7.19 Mbps. This is 19% faster than the average in South Dakota and 38% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
DSL internet is available to 46.5% of the Pennington County population
Cable internet is available to 84.3% of Pennington County residents
Fiber optic internet is available to 14.4% of Colonial Pine Hills residents
The average download speed in Colonial Pine Hills is 52.6% faster than the Pennington County average and 0.3% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
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 Colonial Pine Hills 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 Midcontinent Communications as the top provider for Colonial Pine Hills, South Dakota.
Who has the fastest internet service in Colonial Pine Hills?
Midcontinent Communications and Vast Broadband with a download speed of 1000 Mbps provide the fastest internet service in Colonial Pine Hills.
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Colonial Pine Hills, South Dakota?
The following zip codes were used: 57702
How do the internet speeds in Colonial Pine Hills compare to other cities in South Dakota?
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 internet download speed do I need?
Consider the following general rules of thumb when determining the download speed you need for your new Colonial Pine Hills internet service.
|25+ Mbps||1-2 devices||Web browsing|
HD video streaming
|100+ Mbps||3-5 devices||Video conferencing|
4K video streaming
|1000+ Mbps||6+ devices||Multiple video or 4K streams|
Zero latency gaming
Is there DSL internet service near me?
Yes, there is 1 DSL provider in Colonial Pine Hills - CenturyLink.
What is DSL internet service?
DSL provides internet service via phone lines but at speeds typically 100x or more than old fashioned dial-up service over those same phone lines. Download speeds are typically slower than cable, but DSL is more likely to be available in a remote location than cable.
How many broadband service providers are there near me?
Currently there are 7 companies that provide internet service to at least 15% of Colonial Pine Hills, SD residents.
What is fiber internet service?
Fiber internet service transmits data by sending pulses of light over thin glass fiber optic cable. In most cases fiber internet service download speeds will be faster than cable or DSL, however, fiber service is limited with less than half of Americans living in an area with fiber coverage.
Colonial Pine Hills 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