Internet Service Providers in Honomu, Hawaii

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Residential Internet Statistics for Honomu, HI
Wired Internet Providers: 3
Average Speed Test Result: 124.81 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 8.69%

Internet Access in Honomu, Hawaii

There are two widely available Internet providers for Honomu residents: Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service. They have download speeds as high as 35 Mbps and availability for close to one hundred percent of the area. As for HughesNet, they sell Satellite. Their Internet services have availability in close to one hundred percent of Honomu and reported download speeds of 5 Mbps.

The average Honomu home has 2 Internet providers to choose from. This is a decent amount of competition. It results in two companies competing on prices at a given address. This Internet access isn't universal, though — as a surprising 16.72 of residents still have only one or zero options for wired broadband service.

Zooming in on the network technology options within Honomu, there are currently two primary options: cable and DSL (think Hawaiian Telcom).

Since FCC data is only tallied up twice a year and only made public six or more months later, availability shown above may not reflect the most recent upgrades or regional changes. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help fix this problem.

While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, Spectrum also serves Honomu with a top speed of 400 Mbps. Fixed wireless providers like Aloha Broadband can connect their subscribers to 40 Mbps or more via direct wireless relays. See the map below to compare how many options residents have on the census block level, and check our speed data to see how Viasat compares to other Honomu options in real-world speed tests.

Internet Statistics 2021

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

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Honomu, Hawaii

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Hawaiian Telcom 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s
Spectrum 940 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Honomu, Hawaii

  • Hawaiian Telcom - 83.3% Availability in Honomu - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Spectrum - 84.9% Availability in Honomu - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Honomu - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Honomu - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Honomu

Honomu Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Honomu is the 7th most connected city in Hawaii ahead of Keaau, Pepeekeo, Kurtistown, Papaikou, and Hilo.

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.

Fiber Availability: 36% of people living in Honomu have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 83% of Honomu 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.

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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Honomu

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Hawaiian Telcom DSL and Fiber 83.3%+ 1,000 Mbps
Aloha Broadband Fixed Wireless 94.1%+ 40 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 84.9%+ 940 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Hawaiian Telcom DSL and Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 97.1%+ 940 Mbps

Compare Honomu to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Honomu 124.8 Mbps 6 $0.67 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +224.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( -17.7 Mbps ) 18 ( +12 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( -25.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( -13.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +15 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( -9.5 Mbps ) 9 ( +3 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )