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.

6.80%

Population with faster than 1.00 Gbps available.

29.10%

Population with only 100.00 Mbps speeds or less available.

18.30%

Population with only 25.00 Mbps speeds or less available.

55.10 Mbps

Average internet download speed across the state

5.60%

Population with no wired internet access available.

94.40%

Population with wired internet access available.

19.00%

Population underserved with minimum service options available

24

Average broadband score for Kansas

Broadband in Kansas

Largest Cities in KansasProvidersSpeeds (down/up)Speeds (down/up)Broadband Score
Abilene, KS14100.00 Mbps / 50.00 Mbps22.03 Mbps / 5.49 Mbps31
Andover, KS17200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps19.77 Mbps / 2.91 Mbps26
Arkansas City, KS18200.00 Mbps / 25.00 Mbps19.67 Mbps / 3.96 Mbps34
Atchison, KS19105.00 Mbps / 11.00 Mbps11.45 Mbps / 1.94 Mbps28
Augusta, KS14200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps22.63 Mbps / 3.38 Mbps26
Basehor, KS191.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps16.63 Mbps / 10.05 Mbps26
Bonner Springs, KS171.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps92.05 Mbps / 68.01 Mbps57
Chanute, KS131.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps100.73 Mbps / 79.65 Mbps50
Coffeyville, KS12200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps25.10 Mbps / 3.60 Mbps23
De Soto, KS23300.00 Mbps / 100.00 Mbps24.96 Mbps / 6.72 Mbps36
Derby, KS13200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps25.29 Mbps / 3.67 Mbps27
Dodge City, KS13200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps24.86 Mbps / 5.70 Mbps34
Edwardsville, KS131.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps119.79 Mbps / 88.49 Mbps61
El Dorado, KS16200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps19.47 Mbps / 3.40 Mbps22
Emporia, KS191.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps112.80 Mbps / 56.71 Mbps53
Eudora, KS1575.00 Mbps / 11.00 Mbps11.88 Mbps / 2.33 Mbps19
Fort Riley, KS11105.00 Mbps / 11.00 Mbps18.79 Mbps / 2.97 Mbps20
Fort Scott, KS131.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps100.29 Mbps / 91.61 Mbps52
Garden City, KS16200.00 Mbps / 50.00 Mbps24.64 Mbps / 5.69 Mbps39
Gardner, KS242.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps75.16 Mbps / 49.00 Mbps60
Great Bend, KS11200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps27.22 Mbps / 3.69 Mbps31
Hays, KS121.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps95.47 Mbps / 86.55 Mbps56
Haysville, KS14200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps25.44 Mbps / 3.63 Mbps33
Hutchinson, KS17200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps21.27 Mbps / 3.43 Mbps27
Independence, KS14200.00 Mbps / 11.00 Mbps24.07 Mbps / 2.85 Mbps22
Junction City, KS16200.00 Mbps / 100.00 Mbps29.13 Mbps / 10.55 Mbps31
Kansas City, KS201.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps77.92 Mbps / 57.65 Mbps55
Lansing, KS22300.00 Mbps / 100.00 Mbps27.45 Mbps / 7.97 Mbps36
Lawrence, KS201.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps59.54 Mbps / 51.93 Mbps45
Leavenworth, KS231.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps68.48 Mbps / 50.95 Mbps50
Liberal, KS18100.00 Mbps / 11.00 Mbps11.80 Mbps / 2.26 Mbps26
Louisburg, KS16100.00 Mbps / 100.00 Mbps10.39 Mbps / 2.30 Mbps23
Maize, KS161.00 Gbps / 35.00 Mbps21.06 Mbps / 3.76 Mbps24
Manhattan, KS181.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps81.97 Mbps / 64.89 Mbps58
McPherson, KS13200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps25.74 Mbps / 4.39 Mbps25
Mulvane, KS14200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps24.49 Mbps / 3.53 Mbps33
Newton, KS191.00 Gbps / 35.00 Mbps18.53 Mbps / 4.08 Mbps26
Olathe, KS262.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps111.68 Mbps / 83.60 Mbps81
Ottawa, KS171.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps72.84 Mbps / 62.27 Mbps49
Parsons, KS12200.00 Mbps / 11.00 Mbps24.95 Mbps / 2.70 Mbps18
Pittsburg, KS151.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps89.38 Mbps / 69.89 Mbps51
Pratt, KS10200.00 Mbps / 200.00 Mbps40.47 Mbps / 15.63 Mbps31
Salina, KS17200.00 Mbps / 50.00 Mbps23.05 Mbps / 4.62 Mbps37
Spring Hill, KS211.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps17.52 Mbps / 11.16 Mbps27
Topeka, KS22200.00 Mbps / 100.00 Mbps25.14 Mbps / 8.16 Mbps43
Ulysses, KS8100.00 Mbps / 50.00 Mbps23.69 Mbps / 9.44 Mbps22
Valley Center, KS16200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps19.64 Mbps / 2.88 Mbps23
Wellington, KS1175.00 Mbps / 11.00 Mbps11.48 Mbps / 2.45 Mbps19
Wichita, KS221.00 Gbps / 50.00 Mbps18.37 Mbps / 3.63 Mbps39
Winfield, KS16200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps20.03 Mbps / 2.90 Mbps33
* availability only includes locations with greater than 50,000 residents
Recent Posts
Can Fiber-Optic Internet Save Your Struggling City?

Can Fiber-Optic Internet Save Your Struggling City?

In an effort to stimulate their local economies, several cities throughout the United States have made attracting new entrepreneurs and businesses a top priority on their agenda.

Posted under: Internet, Xfinity, Texas, Google Fiber, Kansas, and 2 more...

Save with HughesNet Gen5's New Plans
Top 10 Providers (by Coverage) in Kansas
ProviderAvg. Speeds
Viasat25.00 Mbps
HughesNet25.00 Mbps
Pixius Communications10.00 Mbps
AT&T U-verse16.34 Mbps
Cyberonic11.00 Mbps
Packet Layer100.01 Mbps
Cox205.59 Mbps
Telephone and Data Systems1.00 Mbps
FairPoint Communications16.38 Mbps
Spectrum300.00 Mbps