Internet Providers in Belvidere, North Carolina

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Residential Internet Statistics for Belvidere, NC
Wired Internet Providers: 2
Average Speed Test Result: 9.82 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 57.88%

Internet Access in Belvidere, North Carolina

You can expect to find two main infrastructure choices around Belvidere: cable (42.12% coverage) and DSL (78.23% availability). Cable Internet service is provided via cable TV corporations, using their pre-existing coaxial television cables on utility poles. DSL, similarly, is delivered over phone lines. [1] DSL generally tends to be less fast than cable. This is important to note for addresses not served by a cable or other wired alternative, because DSL-only addresses tend to be farther away from the DSL provider office.

62.04 percent of Belvidere residents (700 residents total) have a single choice for home broadband, or none.

The broadband coverage data on this page is primarily sourced from FCC reports, and is enhanced against private databases to provide more accurate listings than is available from government websites. Information about pricing of individual Internet plans is sourced through our research and analysis team, who gather thousands of plans each year.

CenturyLink is an alternative to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet), serving Belvidere with 78 percent local coverage and a maximum speed of 20 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't actually the only choice for Internet access for residents of Belvidere. For example, fixed wireless providers such as InteliPort are able to reach 80 Mbps over direct wireless hardware.

According to the latest FCC data and direct provider reporting, Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Belvidere in terms of coverage. As the interactive map below shows, the more common ISPs frequently cover the same addresses around Belvidere.

Internet Statistics 2021

700 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 Belvidere, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
CenturyLink 20 Mbps DSL 6m 49s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Belvidere, North Carolina

  • CenturyLink - 78.2% Availability in Belvidere - Speeds up to 20 Mbps
  • Mediacom - 42.1% Availability in Belvidere - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Belvidere - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Belvidere - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Belvidere

Belvidere Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Belvidere is the 579th most connected city in North Carolina behind Hertford, Edenton, Sunbury, Colerain, and Tyner.

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

Approximately 800 people in Perquimans 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.

Approximately 38% of Belvidere 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 Perquimans County, approximately 2,000 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 Caps and Video Streaming Around Belvidere

Data collected by our research team shows that common ISPs in Belvidere currently place a limit on data use for their home broadband packages. Data caps are disliked since subscribers see caps as a tactic for limiting "cord cutting", while providers explain caps are a reasonable strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the issue is the same: streaming video, which can use 1–7GB per hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Belvidere

Provider Type Coverage Speed
CenturyLink DSL 78.2%+ 20 Mbps
Mediacom Cable Cable 42.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
InteliPort Fixed Wireless 31.9%+ 80 Mbps
Net-Change.Com Fixed Wireless 13.0%+ 25 Mbps
Nixon's Solutions Fixed Wireless 9.4%+ 20 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL and Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Mediacom Business Cable 37.1%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Belvidere to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Belvidere 9.8 Mbps 7 $1.18 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +339.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +97.3 Mbps ) 18 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +89.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +101.9 Mbps ) 21 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +105.5 Mbps ) 9 ( +2 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )