Percentage with access to 100 Mbps download or faster
Percentage with access to
1 Gbps download or faster
Average Mbps download speed
Being close to a metro area means that you might have access to a larger pool of fast internet options. Below are the top 3 metro locations per state.
Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise – Population 2,231,647
Reno – Population 469,764
Fernley – Population 55,808
The largest metro area in Nevada is Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise with a population of 2,231,647.00. This is followed by the Reno metro area, with a population of 469,764.00. This matters because according to the FCC data, areas with the highest population density tend to offer higher speeds and have access to more Internet providers.
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92% get DSL
90% get Cable
34% get Fiber
100% get Satellite
Broadband government information
The Access to Computer Technology and Instruction in Online Networking (ACTION) project plans to expand the capacity of 14 public computer centers and create 15 new computer centers in public housing developments and community and senior centers throughout the most economically disadvantaged communities in Clark County, Nevada.
NV Internet news
As part of a longstanding project to connect essential community anchor institutions across the country, and facilitate closer collaboration and long-term benefits for education, research, healthcare, public safety, and government services, the University Corporation for Advanced Internet Development (UCAID) proposes a comprehensive 50-state network benefitting approximately 121,000 community anchors.