Internet Service Providers in Maunaloa, Hawaii

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Residential Internet Statistics for Maunaloa, HI
Wired Internet Providers: 2
Average Speed Test Result: 14.02 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 72.36%

Internet Access in Maunaloa, Hawaii

Maunaloa features two common Internet providers: Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service, with speeds up to 35 Mbps and coverage in virtually one hundred percent of the city. HughesNet sells Satellite, with availability for close to one hundred percent of the area.

Satellite provides alternative Internet access options for Maunaloa those who can't access wired service.

We should note that since FCC data is collected twice annually and only released six or more months after, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies. We gather coverage data directly from many ISPs to help reduce this lag.

Wireless internet services like satellite suffer from a variety of key issues that make them not particularly preferable for Internet access. Limited data use ("data caps") are the biggest issue, although it's worth noting fixed wireless data caps are often more comparable to those on wired broadband service.

In summary, the diversity of choices residents have for broadband in Maunaloa is below average — most blocks will have about 1-2 providers available. 500 of Maunaloa residents have only one option for wired broadband, or none at all. This is verifiable in the interactive map below. That's 82.34% of the population with only one way to get WiFi. View the interactive map to observe coverage variations in Maunaloa, and compare speed test results between local providers.

Internet Statistics 2021

500 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 Maunaloa, Hawaii

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

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Maunaloa, Hawaii

  • Hawaiian Telcom - 27.6% Availability in Maunaloa - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Maunaloa - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Maunaloa - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Maunaloa

Maunaloa Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Maunaloa is the 35th most connected city in Hawaii ahead of Lahaina and Lanai City, but behind Kailua, Waimanalo, and Kaunakakai.

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

Approximately 3,000 people in Maui 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: 28% of people living in Maunaloa 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.

In Maui County, approximately 7,000 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 Maunaloa

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Sky Fiber Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Hawaiian Telcom Fiber and DSL 27.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Hawaiian Telcom Fiber and DSL 100% 1,000 Mbps
Sky Fiber Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps

Compare Maunaloa to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Maunaloa 14 Mbps 5 $0.71 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +335.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +93.1 Mbps ) 18 ( +13 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +85.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +97.7 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +101.3 Mbps ) 9 ( +4 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )