Internet Providers in Paia, Hawaii

Most Popular Internet Providers in Paia, Hawaii:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    99.5% Available
    99.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    Wireless speeds may vary
    View Spectrum Details
    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 6
    • Speed Range: 200-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $152.97
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. T-Mobile Home Internet
    69.8% Available
    69.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $50 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Includes lease set-up fee. Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. Sky Fiber
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
  • 6. 6. Hawaiian Telcom
    98.8% Available
    98.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    300 Mbps
    Upload
    View Hawaiian Telcom Details
    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 6
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 20-1000mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Price Range: $29.99 - $74.99

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Internet Access in Paia, Hawaii

Broadband competition in Paia is above average in comparison to other parts of the state. There is an average of 3.16 providers available in each census block. Paia is currently the 54th most connected city in Hawaii. (Measured by the number of providers with coverage at each local address) Only 1.2 percent of the area have one or fewer choices for home Internet service.

Spectrum is an second choice to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet). They offer 99 percent local availability and a maximum speed of 940 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't the only choice for Internet access in Paia. fixed wireless companies like Sky Fiber can achieve 100 Mbps or more via direct wireless technology. Outside of residential Internet, there are also 2 providers within Paia offering enterprise-level subscriptions such as SD-WAN or custom fiber loops. Our results include all providers with explicit business services online.

The data on this page is sourced via FCC reports. Coverage data is confirmed against privatized data sources to create more granular resources than governmental websites. Speeds and pricing data is generated by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points annually.

Taking a look now at network technology with significant infrastructure already built across Paia, the most prevalent physical wire broadband tech options are Cable (99.45 percent coverage) and Fixed Wireless (69.79 percent coverage). Cable internet connections are sold by traditional residential television operators, leveraging their already-built TV network connections. Cable can often make sense for Paia residents due to the strong mix of speed and value.

Viasat Internet is the most common overall. They have Internet coverage reaching near one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet, in contrast, is available to virtually one hundred percent of the population. The top download speed recorded for Viasat is 35 Mbps. HughesNet advertised packages as high as 2 Mbps. As a rule, anything over 10 Mbps will be sufficient to view standard definition video over WiFi. However, it may become an issue for multiple users or high-bandwidth services such as video chat and etc. Refer to the coverage maps on this page to see how Internet options compare down to the census block level in Paia.

  • There are 10 internet providers in Paia with 6 of those offering residential service
  • Paia is the 54th most connected city in Hawaii behind Kahului, Kihei, Haiku, Makawao, and Wailuku.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Paia, Hawaii

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Hawaiian Telcom 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 98.8%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 99.5%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile Home Internet 100 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 69.8%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Paia

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Paia is the 54th most connected city in Hawaii behind Kahului, Kihei, Haiku, Makawao, and Wailuku.

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

Approximately 2,000 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: 18% of people living in Paia 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 99% of Paia 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 Maui County, approximately 5,000 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.

Compare Paia to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Paia 64.2 Mbps 7 $0.66 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +481.4 Mbps ) 19 ( +12 ) $0.41 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +97.1 Mbps ) 19 ( +12 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +116.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +122.4 Mbps ) 24 ( +17 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +114.9 Mbps ) 9 ( +2 ) $0.52 ( $0.00 )