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, KS15100.00 Mbps / 50.00 Mbps22.23 Mbps / 5.32 Mbps31
Andover, KS18200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps20.06 Mbps / 2.92 Mbps26
Arkansas City, KS19200.00 Mbps / 25.00 Mbps19.95 Mbps / 3.91 Mbps34
Atchison, KS20105.00 Mbps / 11.00 Mbps12.13 Mbps / 1.99 Mbps28
Augusta, KS15200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps22.79 Mbps / 3.35 Mbps26
Basehor, KS201.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps17.05 Mbps / 9.70 Mbps26
Bonner Springs, KS181.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps88.33 Mbps / 64.40 Mbps57
Chanute, KS141.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps95.32 Mbps / 74.17 Mbps50
Coffeyville, KS13200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps25.09 Mbps / 3.55 Mbps23
De Soto, KS24300.00 Mbps / 100.00 Mbps24.96 Mbps / 6.56 Mbps36
Derby, KS14200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps25.27 Mbps / 3.62 Mbps27
Dodge City, KS14200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps24.87 Mbps / 5.50 Mbps34
Edwardsville, KS141.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps113.02 Mbps / 82.38 Mbps61
El Dorado, KS17200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps19.79 Mbps / 3.37 Mbps22
Emporia, KS201.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps108.41 Mbps / 54.02 Mbps53
Eudora, KS1675.00 Mbps / 11.00 Mbps12.70 Mbps / 2.37 Mbps19
Fort Riley, KS12105.00 Mbps / 11.00 Mbps19.31 Mbps / 2.98 Mbps20
Fort Scott, KS141.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps94.91 Mbps / 85.28 Mbps52
Garden City, KS17200.00 Mbps / 50.00 Mbps24.66 Mbps / 5.54 Mbps39
Gardner, KS252.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps73.15 Mbps / 47.16 Mbps60
Great Bend, KS12200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps27.04 Mbps / 3.63 Mbps31
Hays, KS131.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps90.05 Mbps / 80.13 Mbps56
Haysville, KS15200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps25.41 Mbps / 3.59 Mbps33
Hutchinson, KS18200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps21.48 Mbps / 3.41 Mbps27
Independence, KS15200.00 Mbps / 11.00 Mbps24.13 Mbps / 2.86 Mbps22
Junction City, KS17200.00 Mbps / 100.00 Mbps28.89 Mbps / 10.11 Mbps31
Kansas City, KS211.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps75.40 Mbps / 55.04 Mbps55
Lansing, KS23300.00 Mbps / 100.00 Mbps27.34 Mbps / 7.76 Mbps36
Lawrence, KS211.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps57.90 Mbps / 49.60 Mbps45
Leavenworth, KS241.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps66.67 Mbps / 48.95 Mbps50
Liberal, KS19100.00 Mbps / 11.00 Mbps12.50 Mbps / 2.29 Mbps26
Louisburg, KS17100.00 Mbps / 100.00 Mbps11.25 Mbps / 2.34 Mbps23
Maize, KS171.00 Gbps / 35.00 Mbps21.29 Mbps / 3.71 Mbps24
Manhattan, KS191.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps78.97 Mbps / 61.63 Mbps58
McPherson, KS14200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps25.69 Mbps / 4.29 Mbps25
Mulvane, KS15200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps24.52 Mbps / 3.49 Mbps33
Newton, KS201.00 Gbps / 35.00 Mbps18.86 Mbps / 4.03 Mbps26
Olathe, KS272.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps108.47 Mbps / 80.61 Mbps81
Ottawa, KS181.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps70.18 Mbps / 58.98 Mbps49
Parsons, KS13200.00 Mbps / 11.00 Mbps24.96 Mbps / 2.72 Mbps18
Pittsburg, KS161.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps85.36 Mbps / 65.71 Mbps51
Pratt, KS11200.00 Mbps / 200.00 Mbps39.07 Mbps / 14.48 Mbps31
Salina, KS18200.00 Mbps / 50.00 Mbps23.15 Mbps / 4.53 Mbps37
Spring Hill, KS221.00 Gbps / 1.00 Gbps17.86 Mbps / 10.79 Mbps27
Topeka, KS23200.00 Mbps / 100.00 Mbps25.14 Mbps / 7.94 Mbps43
Ulysses, KS9100.00 Mbps / 50.00 Mbps23.84 Mbps / 8.72 Mbps22
Valley Center, KS17200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps19.95 Mbps / 2.89 Mbps23
Wellington, KS1275.00 Mbps / 11.00 Mbps12.60 Mbps / 2.50 Mbps19
Wichita, KS231.00 Gbps / 50.00 Mbps18.66 Mbps / 3.61 Mbps39
Winfield, KS17200.00 Mbps / 20.00 Mbps20.32 Mbps / 2.90 Mbps33
* availability only includes locations with greater than 50,000 residents
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Top 10 Providers (by Coverage) in Kansas
ProviderAvg. Speeds
Viasat25.00 Mbps
Exede25.00 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