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Internet Providers in Norcross, Georgia
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Internet Access in Norcross, Georgia
There are two primary broadband providers in Norcross: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider. They have download speeds as high as 100 Mbps and coverage for near one hundred percent of the local area. HughesNet provides Satellite. They have coverage for near one hundred percent of Norcross.
XFINITY from Comcast and AT&T Internet also have Internet service in Norcross, with shared territory in some parts of town.
Cable and DSL are the two dominant broadband technologies within the Norcross area, frequently overlapping and generally competing on service quality. Coaxial cable speed tends to be better and more consistent, but the overall speeds seen with either Internet technology system are comparable. Norcross user speed test results show that local infrastructure is is above-average, clocking in 16.01 percent higher than the Georgia aggregated average in terms of download speed.
The plans shown on this page are collected by hand by our research team. The 50 plans displayed are the latest of 479 plans we've collected in Norcross to date.
To summarize, the majority of Norcross households have 4-5 options for home Internet, which is better thanaverage. Norcross ranks 10th out of 572 cities in Georgia in terms of broadband options. Areas the FCC considers "underserved" are comparatively low, with only 1,000 stuck with a single choice for Internet service. View the map on the page below to see network data about Norcross.
- There are 23 internet providers in Norcross with 8 of those offering residential service
- Norcross is the 10th most connected city in Georgia ahead of Tucker, Clarkston, and Lilburn, but behind Duluth and Alpharetta.
- Explore internet access for communities within Norcross: Berkeley Lake
- The fastest zip code in Norcross for July 2021 is 30092. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
1.3% of consumers in Norcross1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Norcross, Georgia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Google Fiber||2,000 Mbps||Fiber||4s||6.3%|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||98.4%|
|AT&T Internet||940 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||8s||98.2%|
|EarthLink||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||97.7%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Windstream||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||5.5%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Caps on Norcross Internet Plans
Internet companies have been moving to increase the use of "data caps" to their residential Internet packages in recent years. The trend holds true for the Norcross market, with common Internet companies like Xfinity featuring capped plans. This won't really matter for most residents, but is liable to affect users that download or upload a lot of high-def content. If you are concerned about staying under a limit for data use, start by checking for fiber in your area with the search bar above. Fiber is often a bit more expensive, but usually provide unlimited data use without throttling since fiber-optic infrastructure doesn't have limited bandwidth seen with cable and DSL.
Internet access in Norcross neighborhoods
We've aggregated information on Broadband access in all these communities in Norcross: Berkeley Lake.
Compare Norcross to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Norcross||179.8 Mbps||10||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +354.6 Mbps )||17 ( +7 )||$0.48 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( -31 Mbps )||17 ( +7 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( -19.2 Mbps )||15 ( +5 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( -10.3 Mbps )||23 ( +13 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( -17.7 Mbps )||8 ( -2 )||$0.66 ( + $0.00 )|