Internet Providers in Butner, NC

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Residential Internet Statistics for Butner, NC
Internet Providers: 7
Internet Plans: 6
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $61.32

Internet Access in Butner, North Carolina

There are 8 Internet providers in Butner. There are 3 LTE companies and 4 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.

Spectrum or Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) are Butner's most common wired broadband choices.

Looking at the Internet network technology options around Butner, there are essentially two options: cable (Spectrum is an example) and DSL (providers like Frontier Communications).

At the census block level, the number of Internet providers at each address averages out to 1.96 per location.

The coverage data on BroadbandNow comes from FCC data. Providers in Butner must agree to submit availability data biannually. By using direct relationships with providers, we are able to analyze and improve this data against privatized data reported by Internet providers. The speed averages displayed here are calculated based on actual speed tests originating in Butner addresses in the M-Labs database. In terms of pricing and data we currently pull data manually. Our market analysis staff has found and listed 225 broadband plans relevant for Butner since 2014, and 25 of those are active.

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 Butner, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Frontier Communications 115 Mbps DSL 1m 11s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Butner, North Carolina

  • Spectrum - Cable - 100.0% Availability in Butner - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Frontier - DSL - 96.2% Availability in Butner - Speeds up to 115 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Butner - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Butner - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

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Butner is the 425th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Creedmoor and Bahama, but behind Durham, Stem, and Rougemont.

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

Approximately 500 people in Granville 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 96% of Butner 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 Granville County, approximately 9,000 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Butner

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Spectrum Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps
Frontier Communications DSL 96.2%+ 115 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 100% 940 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 73.6%+ 115 Mbps
Spectrum Business Fiber 13.1%+ 940 Mbps

Compare Butner to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Butner 41.1 Mbps 4 $0.95 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +374.3 Mbps ) 14 ( +10 ) $0.54 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +77.8 Mbps ) 18 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +75.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.38 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +86.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +17 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +86.5 Mbps ) 8 ( +4 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )