Internet Providers in Waipahu, Hawaii

Most Popular Internet Providers in Waipahu, Hawaii:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    99.4% Available
    99.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    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
    Available
    20.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View T-Mobile Home Internet Details
    • 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
    View Viasat Details
    • 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
    View HughesNet Details
    • 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. Hawaiian Telcom
    99.4% Available
    99.4%

    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
1 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Waipahu. See All

Dig in:

Internet Access in Waipahu, Hawaii

According to FCC data, there are currently an average of 2.77 ISPs per census block in Waipahu. This means that most houses in the area will have at least 2-3 options for Internet service, and it is easier for residents to switch service if they are disappointed by a company.

Cable and DSL are the main network options around Waipahu, frequently overlapping and generally competing on service quality. Performance from cable is overall stronger. That said, overall performance of either Internet technology type are similar and which is "best" frequently varies from block to block depending on the network quality in a given neighborhood.

Coverage from the two biggest providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, generally, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one in Waipahu.

The packages displayed above are gathered individually by our data science and research team.

Outside of the providers listed above, Hawaiian Telcom is another option to consider. They have wired broadband in 99 percent of Waipahu. Wireless options like satellite and mobile are commonly available in the area, but wired providers almost always offer stronger pricing. The majority of residents have access to wired broadband.

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.

Are you a journalist or researcher writing about this topic?

Contact us and we'll connect you with a broadband market expert on our team who can provide insights and data to support your work.

Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Waipahu, Hawaii

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Hawaiian Telcom 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 99.4%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 99.4%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Waipahu

Waipahu Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
Click here to initialize interactive map
Waipahu is the 4th most connected city in Hawaii ahead of Pearl City, Kapolei, Mililani, and Ewa Beach, but behind Aiea.

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 Honolulu 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: 77% of people living in Waipahu 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 Waipahu 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 Honolulu County, approximately 9,000 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 and Cord Cutting Around Waipahu

Data collected by our researchers shows that some of the top providers in Waipahu use data caps on home broadband plans. Data caps are controversial since users view them as a tactic for limiting video streaming, while providers insist data caps are a reasonable strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the issue is streaming services, which can eat up anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Compare Waipahu to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Waipahu 64.9 Mbps 6 $0.55 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +480.7 Mbps ) 19 ( +13 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +96.4 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +116 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +121.7 Mbps ) 24 ( +18 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +114.2 Mbps ) 9 ( +3 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )