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Internet Providers in Hanalei, Hawaii
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Internet Access in Hanalei, Hawaii
Competition between Internet providers is low in the Hanalei area. According to FCC availability data, the average resident in Hanalei has 0.94 broadband options.
Keep in mind, since FCC data is only tallied up twice a year and only published 6+ months later, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies.
DSL Internet providers such as Hawaiian Telcom deliver Internet services over telephone infrastructure, which is why DSL is marketed through telecommunication companies that bundle Internet access with phone service. DSL (standing for Digital Subscriber Line) is available for 89.57 percent of area addresses. You can refer to the data visualization tools on this page for insights into how provider-promised speeds compare to real-world speedsrecorded by local subscribers.
Hawaiian Telcom is also a commonly available Internet option in Hanalei, offering mainly DSL connections with coverage in 89 percent of Hanalei.
According to the most recent FCC data, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most commonly avialable Internet providers in Hanalei in terms of coverage. The more common companies often compete at addresses around Hanalei.
Internet Statistics 2021
96.7% of consumers in Hanalei1,000 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 Hanalei, Hawaii
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|Hawaiian Telcom||50 Mbps||DSL||2m 43s||89.6%|
|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.
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 and Cord Cutting Around Hanalei
Data collected by our researchers suggests that many of the common ISPs in the area use data caps for their home Internet connections. Data caps are disliked because customers see them as a strategy to limit streaming. Providers insist caps are a necessary strategy for managing network traffic. Either way, the culprit is streaming services, which can consume 1–7GB/hour.
Compare Hanalei to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Hanalei||66 Mbps||4||$0.83 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +468.4 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +82.8 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +94.6 Mbps )||15 ( +11 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +103.5 Mbps )||23 ( +19 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +96.1 Mbps )||8 ( +4 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|