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Internet Service in Kansas

In Kansas, 99.6% of the population can access wireless or wired Internet at speeds of up to 10 Mbps from their home. Yet still, 25% of Kansas residents have no Internet connection available to them

Amongst the types of Internet available in the Sunflower State, DSL is an option for 86.2% of the population, cable Internet is available to 83.1%, fiber Internet is an option for almost 20%, and wireless Internet is available to 100%. With the exception of wireless Internet, these are slightly below the national average.

Over 29% of Kansas residents have more than 2 ISPs available to choose from. This is significantly less than most states, making the Kansas Internet market one that is not very competitive.

Broadband in Kansas

CityProvidersAvg. Landline Speeds (mbps)Avg. WiFi Speeds (mbps)State Availability Rank*Country Availability Rank*Broadband Score
Abilene, KS120.57N/AN/A0.04N/AN/A16
Andover, KS172.39N/AN/A0.54N/AN/A20
Arkansas City, KS172.97N/AN/A0.06N/AN/A22
Atchison, KS162.47N/AN/A0.05N/AN/A11
Augusta, KS172.39N/AN/A0.54N/AN/A20
Bonner Springs, KS153.29N/AN/A0.37N/AN/A26
Chanute, KS182.81N/AN/A0.07N/AN/A21
Coffeyville, KS171.76N/AN/A0.32N/AN/A21
Derby, KS178.67N/AN/A0.60N/AN/A23
Dodge City, KS107.94N/AN/A0.49N/AN/A18
El Dorado, KS172.39N/AN/A0.54N/AN/A20
Emporia, KS142.13N/AN/A0.05N/AN/A22
Eudora, KS1312.50N/AN/A0.88N/AN/A24
Fort Riley, KS12N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A17
Fort Scott, KS120.51N/AN/A0.06N/AN/A29
Garden City, KS132.51N/AN/A0.70N/AN/A18
Gardner, KS2210.59N/AN/A1.83N/AN/A75
Great Bend, KS101.40N/AN/A0.25N/AN/A18
Hays, KS134.81N/AN/A0.25N/AN/A21
Haysville, KS178.67N/AN/A0.60N/AN/A23
Hutchinson, KS163.01N/AN/A0.76N/AN/A58
Independence, KS161.76N/AN/A0.32N/AN/A20
Junction City, KS132.65N/AN/A0.18N/AN/A18
Kansas City, KS173.29N/AN/A0.3759160
Lansing, KS182.16N/AN/A0.56N/AN/A27
Lawrence, KS1612.50N/AN/A0.8869226
Leavenworth, KS182.16N/AN/A0.56N/AN/A27
Liberal, KS130.46N/AN/A0.48N/AN/A20
Manhattan, KS132.68N/AN/A0.5018719
Mcpherson, KS122.52N/AN/A0.50N/AN/A16
Mulvane, KS142.32N/AN/A0.21N/AN/A16
Newton, KS133.68N/AN/A0.34N/AN/A21
Olathe, KS2410.59N/AN/A1.8349076
Ottawa, KS1512.65N/AN/A0.38N/AN/A18
Parsons, KS200.36N/AN/A0.46N/AN/A22
Pittsburg, KS172.78N/AN/A0.66N/AN/A21
Pratt, KS102.16N/AN/A0.04N/AN/A17
Salina, KS152.48N/AN/A0.55N/AN/A21
Topeka, KS186.69N/AN/A2.0828827
Ulysses, KS72.13N/AN/A0.05N/AN/A13
Valley Center, KS178.67N/AN/A0.60N/AN/A23
Wellington, KS122.32N/AN/A0.21N/AN/A15
Wichita, KS188.67N/AN/A0.6038925
Winfield, KS172.97N/AN/A0.06N/AN/A22
* availability only includes locations with greater than 50,000 residents
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Broadband Service in Kansas

Since 2009, the Department of Commerce, State of Kansas has been awarded $6,371,514.00 in federal dollars for Kansas's "Kansas Broadband Initiative" program. Kansas has awarded these monies to 4 organizations and departments within the state.

Google is starting the free fiber offer in Kansas City, in which the gigabit service costs $70.

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Twitter: @connectkansas