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Internet Access in Dobson, North Carolina
The average download speed in Dobson is 33.43 Mbps. This is 77.2% slower than the average in North Carolina and 221.3% slower than the national average.
- There are 14 internet providers in Dobson with 10 of those offering residential service
- Dobson is the 31st most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Ararat, Lowgap, and Westfield, but behind State Road and Mount Airy.
- North Carolina is the 16th most connected state in the U.S.
- Almost 96% of consumers in North Carolina have access to a wired connection with true broadband speeds faster than 25mbps.
- Approximately 97% of Dobson residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.
- 91% of residents in Surry County have access to fixed wireless internet service.
- Fiber optic internet is available to 71% of Surry County residents.
- There are 11 companies offering business internet services in Dobson.
Internet Statistics 2021
3.1% of consumers in Dobson300 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Dobson, North Carolina
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Surry Telephone Membership Corporation||1,000 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||8s||87.1%|
|Piedmont Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||31.8%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||40.6%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Piedmont Communications||12 Mbps||DSL||11m 22s||28.9%|