Internet Providers in Corolla, NC

Residential Internet Statistics for Corolla, NC
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $29.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Corolla, North Carolina:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    99.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    99.6% Available
  • 2. Spectrum
    83% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    83% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    72.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    72.9% 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 Corolla, North Carolina

Consumers have access to 15 Internet service providers (ISPs) in Corolla. 3 of these are mobile companies, and 5 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are currently the most common Internet choices in Corolla.

Most Corolla households have 2-3 providers that can service at their address. Competition is desireable. It means most residents have at least two companies competing on pricing at a given address. This competition isn't distributed evenly, however. even in 2022, a surprising 16.97 of residents still have only one or fewer options for true broadband access.

Remember that since FCC coverage data is collected twice a year and only published six or more months after filing, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies.

So, looking at the big picture, Corolla's Internet infrastructure conforms with a common pattern in North Carolina metro areas: strong coverage of cable and DSL Internet service, but only two choices since most residences are limited to a single option for either service. The cable/DSL pattern is normal because Internet providers have their roots as cable TV and telephone companies. So, they use these pre-existing copper networks to deliver broadband services.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Corolla, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
CenturyLink 940 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 99.6%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 83.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 72.9%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Corolla is the 269th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Kitty Hawk and Grandy, but behind Moyock, Knotts Island, and Camden.

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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 46 people in Currituck 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.

Fiber Availability: 39% of people living in Corolla have residential fiber service available to them.

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Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 83% of Corolla 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 Currituck County, approximately 300 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.

Map of ISPs in Corolla

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Compare Corolla to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Corolla 81.2 Mbps 8 $0.49 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +500.5 Mbps ) 22 ( +14 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +91.6 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +118.5 Mbps ) 20 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +121 Mbps ) 27 ( +19 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +115.3 Mbps ) 11 ( +3 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )