Internet Providers in Barnardsville, NC
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Residential Internet Statistics for Barnardsville, NC
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$80|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Barnardsville, North Carolina
Internet Access in Barnardsville, North Carolina
FCC datasets are the core source of Barnardsville-area Internet access information described on BroadbandNow. We've crunched 581 rows of FCC data about Internet access within Barnardsville. Our researchers have manually collected pricing data and agreement details on 178 Internet and bundle plans in Barnardsville. Speed averages are calculated from 317 user download speed tests from IP addresses originating in Barnardsville.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Barnardsville.
So far as network variety, fiber and cable will almost always be the better network type for the average Barnardsville household . Fiber is oftentimes installed on top of former DSL lines in the area. Fiber service uses future-proofed fiber-optic lines that use light to transmit digital data. Upstream speeds benefit the most from switching to a fiber-optic plan. Upstream rates will usually match the download speed on fiber plans. (Compare with cable, where users will find the upload speed is reduced by around 1/10 of the downstream speed.)
Spectrum as well as RiverStreet Networks can also provide Internet service in Barnardsville, with significant shared coverage areas in some neighborhoods.
To sum up the situation, most Barnardsville residents have 2-3 choices for Internet. This is around the norm for North Carolina. Barnardsville is the 341st most connected city out of 683 North Carolina communities in terms of the number of providers available per resident.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Barnardsville, North Carolina
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|RiverStreet Networks||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|RiverStreet Networks||12 Mbps||DSL||11m 22s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Barnardsville, North Carolina
- RiverStreet Networks - DSL - 13.9% Availability in Barnardsville - Speeds up to 12 Mbps
- Spectrum - Cable - 99.3% Availability in Barnardsville - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- RiverStreet Networks - Fiber - 86.1% Availability in Barnardsville - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Barnardsville - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Barnardsville - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
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 Barnardsville
|RiverStreet Networks||DSL||13.9%+||12 Mbps|
|RiverStreet Networks||Fiber||86.1%+||1,000 Mbps|
|LightLeap by North Carolina Wireless||Fixed Wireless||42.6%+||30 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Cable||100%||1,000 Mbps|
|LightLeap by North Carolina Wireless||Fixed Wireless||54.9%+||30 Mbps|
Compare Barnardsville to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Barnardsville||74.5 Mbps||6||$0.86 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||415.4 Mbps ( +340.9 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.54 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||118.9 Mbps ( +44.4 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||116.2 Mbps ( +41.7 Mbps )||14 ( +8 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||127.4 Mbps ( +52.9 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||127.6 Mbps ( +53.1 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|