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Internet providers in Grand Island, NE

1. Spectrum
65% available in Grand Island
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
(wireless speeds may vary)

Get WiFi & Mobile FREE for 12 months with Spectrum One 

2. CenturyLink
37% available in Grand Island
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
100Mbps

Order online, Fiber Internet up to 100 Mbps for $55/mo

3. Nextlink Internet
21% available in Grand Island
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
4. Rise Broadband
99% available in Grand Island
Rise Broadband
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
Link not provided
5. Rural Roam
99% available in Grand Island
Connection:
LTE Home
Download speeds up to
99Mbps
6. GigFire
99% available in Grand Island
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
35Mbps
7. KDSI
99% available in Grand Island
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
10Mbps
8. Viaero Wireless
99% available in Grand Island
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
9. Hamilton Telecommunications
99% available in Grand Island
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
15Mbps
1. Spectrum
65% available in Grand Island
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
(wireless speeds may vary)

Get WiFi & Mobile FREE for 12 months with Spectrum One 

2. Nextlink Internet
21% available in Grand Island
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
3. Rise Broadband
99% available in Grand Island
Rise Broadband
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
Link not provided
4. Unite Private Networks
8% available in Grand Island
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
5. Ooma
50% available in Grand Island
Ooma
Connection:
Wireless LTE
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
Link not provided
6. OPTK Networks
91% available in Grand Island
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
7. Rural Roam
99% available in Grand Island
Connection:
LTE Home
Download speeds up to
99Mbps
8. GigFire
99% available in Grand Island
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
35Mbps
9. KDSI
99% available in Grand Island
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
10Mbps
10. Viaero Wireless
99% available in Grand Island
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
11. Hamilton Telecommunications
99% available in Grand Island
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
15Mbps
1. Mint
Available in Grand Island
Connection:
Mobile
Mint
4GLTE Speeds may vary

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Available in Grand Island
Connection:
Mobile
Visible
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating
3. Verizon Wireless
67% available in Grand Island
Connection:
Mobile
Verizon Wireless
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating
4. AT&T Wireless
67% available in Grand Island
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T Wireless
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating
5. Tello Mobile
54% available in Grand Island
Connection:
Mobile
Tello Mobile
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating

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0–5 Mbps

Works for:

  • Checking email
  • Streaming music on one device
  • Searching on Google

5–40 Mbps

Works for:

  • Streaming video on one device
  • Video calling with Skype or FaceTime
  • Online gaming for one player

40–100 Mbps

Works for:

  • Streaming HD video on a few devices
  • Multiplayer online gaming
  • Downloading large files

100–500 Mbps

Works for:

  • Streaming video in UHD on multiple screens
  • Downloading files quickly
  • Gaming online for multiple players

500–1,000+ Mbps

Works for:

  • Doing a lot of almost anything

Internet in Grand Island

Moving towns or switching internet providers can be confusing and stressful. Comparing internet providers against the averages in the Grand Island area can help you choose the right internet and get back to your life.

Average starting price
$62.9/mo

Average speed
158.7 Mbps

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Grand Island Residential Internet Coverage

As one of the largest cities in Nebraska, Grand Island is home to a bustling population and plenty of thriving businesses. Whether you're on the hunt for personal or business internet, you can find the provider that best suits you here. Due to this city's size, 100% of Grand Island homes and businesses can access the internet through at least one major service provider.

Cable is primarily available through Charter. Charter offers cable service to 100% of Grand Island.

If you're interested in DSL, consider what CenturyLink has to offer. Their expansive DSL network reaches 96% of Grand Island and covers many nearby suburbs. DSL is also available through internet Nebraska Corporation; their network reaches 86% of homes.

Fiber optic technology is expanding in this area. CenturyLink provides fiber optic service to 1% of homes.

OrbitCom Inc., NebraskaLink, and Unite Private Networks are all popular options for Grand Island businesses.

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Data based on internet speed tests performed in Grand Island

Average download speed
158.73 Mbps

Average upload speed
59.27 Mbps

Average latency (ping)
40.83 ms

Average jitter
18.4 ms

 

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Summary of Grand Island internet providers

Provider Type Download speeds up to User rating Order online
Spectrum Cable 1000 Mbps
(wireless speeds may vary)
3.5/5 View Plans for Spectrum
CenturyLink DSL 100 Mbps 3.4/5 View Plans for CenturyLink
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 100 Mbps 3.5/5 View Plans for Nextlink Internet
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 25 Mbps 3.5/5
Rural Roam LTE Home 99 Mbps N/A View Plans for Rural Roam
GigFire Fixed Wireless 35 Mbps 4.0/5 View Plans for GigFire
KDSI Fixed Wireless 10 Mbps N/A View Plans for KDSI
Viaero Wireless Fixed Wireless 25 Mbps 2.0/5 View Plans for Viaero Wireless
Hamilton Telecommunications Fixed Wireless 15 Mbps 5.0/5 View Plans for Hamilton Telecommunications

Availability and speeds displayed are not guaranteed and are subject to change.

Technology Type

DSL:

DSL provides internet service via phone cables and is up to ten times faster than dial-up service.

Cable:

Cable provides internet speeds faster than DSL through the same cables used for cable TV.

Satellite:

Satellite internet is widely available, but offers slower speeds due to a far-traveling signal.

Fiber:

Fiber relies on glass strands to relay digital code and is much faster than both DSL and cable.

Customer reviews of internet providers in Grand Island

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on internet providers in Grand Island.

GigFire

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Tamara P | 09-17-2020

Nick did a great job with install, and explaining to me, how every thing was going work!

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GigFire

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Tamara P | 09-17-2020

Nick did a great job with install, and explaining to me, how every thing was going work!

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