Internet Service Providers in Blowing Rock, North Carolina

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Residential Internet Statistics for Blowing Rock, NC
Wired Internet Providers: 4
Average Speed Test Result: 103.03 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 1.58%
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Internet Access in Blowing Rock, North Carolina

The average download speed in Blowing Rock is 103.03 Mbps. This is 37.0% faster than the average in North Carolina and 12.7% faster than the national average.

  • There are 12 internet providers in Blowing Rock with 8 of those offering residential service
  • Blowing Rock is the 289th most connected city in North Carolina behind Boone, Vilas, Banner Elk, Deep Gap, and Sugar Grove.
  • In Watauga County, approximately 500 people do not have access to 25mbps wired broadband.
  • 91% of residents in Watauga County have access to fixed wireless internet service.
  • The average internet download speed in North Carolina is 75.18 mbps.
  • Fiber optic internet is available to 60% of Watauga County residents.
  • There are 186 internet providers in all of North Carolina.
  • 94.0% of North Carolinians have access to 100mbps or faster broadband.
  • The fastest zip code in Blowing Rock for February 2021 is 28605. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

300 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 Blowing Rock, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Skybest Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber and DSL 8s
Spectrum 940 Mbps Cable 8s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Blowing Rock, North Carolina

  • Spectrum - 98.0% Availability in Blowing Rock - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • AT&T Internet - 83.4% Availability in Blowing Rock - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Skybest - 21.4% Availability in Blowing Rock - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Blowing Rock - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Blowing Rock - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

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Summary Of Internet Providers In Blowing Rock

Provider Type Coverage Speed
King Street Wireless Fixed Wireless 100% 1.0 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 98.0%+ 940 Mbps
AT&T Internet DSL 83.4%+ 100 Mbps
Skybest Communications Fiber and DSL 21.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
Carolina West Wireless Fixed Wireless 18.9%+ 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable and Fiber 100% 940 Mbps
GTT Communications Copper 1.1%+ -- Mbps