Internet Providers in Bethel, NC

Residential Internet Statistics for Bethel, NC
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $34.99
Top Download Speed: 940 Mbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Bethel, North Carolina:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    97.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    97.5% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    87.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    87.5% Available
  • 3. Suddenlink
    81.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    81.8% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available

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Internet Access in Bethel, North Carolina

Bethel service and coverage data on this page is based on FCC data. Then, we ensure the data is verified against privatized files. We've processed 1,135 rows of governmental databases about broadband access within Bethel. Our data analysis team has manually sourced Internet pricing info and agreement details for 261 broadband plans in Bethel. There is currently limited speed test data from the Bethel area — 22 total IP-verifiable records over the last 12 months. For this reason you should compare the official speeds in the listings above for local companies such as Viasat Internet.

19.51 percent of Bethel households (500 residents total) have a single choice for wired broadband, or in some rare cases none at all.

Taking a look at network technologies available across Bethel, we see that the most widespread wired Internet technology options are DSL (97.45 percent coverage) and 5G Internet (87.47 percent coverage). DSL is transmitted via twisted copper telephone wires up on utility poles, and is sold by companies like CenturyLink that historically provided phone service. DSL is the slowest of all other wired Internet technologies.

Viasat Internet has the widest availability for Bethel residents. The provider is accessible for close to one hundred percent of Bethel. HughesNet is also a common option, providing practically one hundred percent of Bethel with predominantly Satellite service. The fastest package we've seen for HughesNet for Bethel is 25 megabits per second.

While the main providers are HughesNet and Viasat, CenturyLink also serves Bethel with a top speed of 80 Mbps. Explore the map on this page to see broadband coverage at the census block level, or check our speed data to compare how local ISPs compare in speed tests.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Bethel, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Suddenlink Communications 940 Mbps Cable 8s 81.8%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 97.5%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 87.5%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
500 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Bethel is the 566th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Pinetops, Tarboro, Robersonville, and Fountain, but behind Greenville.

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

Approximately 1,000 people in Pitt County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Approximately 80% of Bethel residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Pitt County, approximately 6,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

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Compare Bethel to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Bethel 414.1 Mbps 7 $2.16 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +167.6 Mbps ) 22 ( +15 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -241.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -214.4 Mbps ) 20 ( +13 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -211.9 Mbps ) 27 ( +20 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -217.6 Mbps ) 11 ( +4 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )