Internet Providers in Banner Elk, NC

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Residential Internet Statistics for Banner Elk, NC
Internet Providers: 10
Internet Plans: 11
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $70.45

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Internet Access in Banner Elk, North Carolina

The average download speed in Banner Elk is 52.11 Mbps. This is 36.6% slower than the average in North Carolina and 79.2% slower than the national average.

  • There are 10 internet providers in Banner Elk with 8 of those offering residential service
  • Banner Elk is the 83rd most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Sugar Grove, Roan Mountain, and Newland, but behind Elk Park and Vilas.
  • North Carolina is the 16th most connected state in the U.S.
  • Approximately 95% of Banner Elk residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.
  • Almost 96% of consumers in North Carolina have access to a wired connection with true broadband speeds faster than 25mbps.
  • In Watauga County, approximately 500 people do not have access to 25mbps wired broadband.
  • There are 6 companies offering business internet services in Banner Elk.
  • There are 185 internet providers in all of North Carolina.
  • Explore internet access for communities within Banner Elk: Beech Mountain, Sugar Mountain, and Seven Devils

Internet Statistics 2021

200 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 Banner Elk, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Skybest Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Skybest Communications 12 Mbps DSL 11m 22s
AT&T Internet 6 Mbps IPBB 22m 45s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Banner Elk, North Carolina

  • Skybest - - 100.0% Availability in Banner Elk - 1,000
  • Spectrum - - 82.9% Availability in Banner Elk - 1,000
  • Skybest - - 64.2% Availability in Banner Elk - 12
  • AT&T Internet - - 3.2% Availability in Banner Elk - 6
  • Viasat - - 100.0% Availability in Banner Elk - 100
  • HughesNet - - 100.0% Availability in Banner Elk - 25

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Summary Of Internet Providers In Banner Elk

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Skybest Communications Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Carolina West Wireless Fixed Wireless 98.1%+ 14 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 82.9%+ 1,000 Mbps
Skybest Communications DSL 64.2%+ 12 Mbps
King Street Wireless Fixed Wireless 47.7%+ 1.0 Mbps
AT&T Internet IPBB 3.2%+ 6 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 76.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Spectrum Business Fiber 0.0%+ 940 Mbps