Internet Providers in Hilo, HI

Top Internet Providers in Hilo, Hawaii:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    97.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    97.4% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    45.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    45.6% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. Hawaiian Telcom
    93.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    93.9% Available

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Best Internet Providers in Hilo, HI

In Hilo, the best Internet providers are Spectrum® and Hawaiian Telcom. Spectrum is a cable Internet provider with multiple bundle options that start at $89.98 per month. Its speeds go up to 1 Gbps (wireless speeds may vary) with Internet-only plans starting as low as $49.99 per month.

On the more local side of things is Hawaiian Telcom. It offers fiber-optic Internet, which means lightning-fast download speeds. One of the many perks of fiber Internet is the symmetrical upload and download speeds. Hawaiian Telcom is also known for reasonably priced Internet plans and is a popular choice among Hilo residents for its accessibility.

Internet Provider Store Locations in Hilo

3,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Hilo is the 43rd most connected city in Hawaii ahead of Mountain View and Kurtistown, but behind Pepeekeo, Keaau, and Papaikou.

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The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 6,000 people in Hawaii County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 40% of people living in Hilo have residential fiber service available to them.

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Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 93% of Hilo residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Hawaii County, approximately 12,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Cheapest Internet Providers in Hilo, Hawaii

Provider Plan Starting From Connection Contract Length Data Caps
Hawaiian Telcom $14.99 DSL N/A No Caps
Spectrum $49.99 Cable None No Caps
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet $50 5G Internet None No Caps

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