Internet Providers in Holualoa, Hawaii

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Residential Internet Statistics for Holualoa, HI
Wired Internet Providers: 2
Average Speed Test Result: 131.43 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 940 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 4.96%

Internet Access in Holualoa, Hawaii

The average Holualoa household can get broadband service from 1.77 providers.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) offers the widest availability in Holualoa. The provider is accessible for virtually one hundred percent of Holualoa. HughesNet is the most common second choice, providing virtually one hundred percent of residents with Satellite service. The fastest plan advertised by HughesNet in Holualoa is 5 megabits per second.

The data listed here comes via FCC reports, and is cross-validated using privatized data sources to output more granular listings than is available from the FCC directly. Speed and pricing data is sourced by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points every year. There are a total of 203 plans in Holualoa from 2014–present, with 26 Internet packages currently on the market in the area.

Spectrum provides a common second choice, serving Holualoa with 95 percent availability and a maximum speed of 940 Mbps.

In summary, Holualoa's broadband Internet infrastructure follows a pattern seen in many US communities: wide coverage for bundled cable and DSL, with the problem being that the majority of houses or apartments are stuck with one provider for subscribing to either service. This pattern has a simple reason. Broadband Internet providers started as television and telephone companies. So, they already own conveniently pre-built infrastructures to deliver broadband services. The local average download rate is 41.35 percent higher than the Hawaii average, accounting for all cities. See the speed test results below for information about how major local providers compare over time.

  • There are 8 internet providers in Holualoa with 4 of those offering residential service
  • Holualoa is the 38th most connected city in Hawaii ahead of Kealakekua, but behind Captain Cook, Waikoloa, Kailua Kona, and Kamuela.
  • The fastest zip code in Holualoa for February 2021 is 96725. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

800 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 Holualoa, Hawaii

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 940 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
Hawaiian Telcom 50 Mbps DSL 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Holualoa, Hawaii

  • Spectrum - 95.0% Availability in Holualoa - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Hawaiian Telcom - 81.8% Availability in Holualoa - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Holualoa - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Holualoa - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Holualoa

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Holualoa is the 38th most connected city in Hawaii ahead of Kealakekua, but behind Captain Cook, Waikoloa, Kailua Kona, and Kamuela.

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.

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

Approximately 77% of Holualoa residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

As of this month, 96725 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Holualoa.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Hawaii County, approximately 15,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

Data Cap Issues Around Holualoa

Data from our market research team suggests that popular ISPs in the area use data caps for their home Internet packages. Data caps are controversial because users view caps as a tactic for limiting video streaming. Providers maintain data caps are a necessary strategy for managing heavy network traffic. In either case, the issue is over-the-top streaming, which easily eats up 1–7GB/hr.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Holualoa

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Spectrum Cable 95.0%+ 940 Mbps
Hawaiian Telcom DSL 81.8%+ 50 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable and Fiber 100% 940 Mbps
Hawaiian Telcom DSL 96.3%+ 50 Mbps

Compare Holualoa to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Holualoa 131.4 Mbps 4 $0.67 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +217.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( -24.3 Mbps ) 18 ( +14 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( -31.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( -19.7 Mbps ) 21 ( +17 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( -16.1 Mbps ) 9 ( +5 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )