Internet Providers in Forest City, NC

Top Internet Providers in Forest City, North Carolina:

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  • 1. AT&T Internet
    92.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    92.3% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    52.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    52.2% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. Open Broadband
    93.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    93.9% Available
  • 6. 6. Vyve Broadband
    91.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    91.7% Available
  • 7. 7. Carolina West Wireless
    90% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    90% Available
  • 8. 8. Skyrunner
    11.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    11.9% Available

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Best Internet Providers in Forest City, NC

The best internet providers in Forest City are AT&T and Vyve Broadband. AT&T is the better option because its AT&T Fiber plan can supply matching upload and download speeds as high as 5 Gbps. AT&T plans start as low as $55 per month, and the vendor also sells home phone bundles starting at $144.99 per month.

AT&T has 10.7 percent availability in Forest City, which is similar to Vyve Broadband’s coverage rate. Vyve Broadband’s cable network facilitates download speeds measuring in the gigabits. And even though it can’t match the symmetrical upload and download speeds offered by fiber internet, cable connections still provide reliable, low-latency internet access.

Internet Provider Store Locations in Forest City

1,000 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.

Forest City is the 112th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Rutherfordton, Mooresboro, Ellenboro, and Bostic, but behind Spindale.

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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 4,000 people in Rutherford 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: 11% of people living in Forest City 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 93% of Forest City 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 Rutherford County, approximately 11,000 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.

Cheapest Internet Providers in Forest City, North Carolina

Provider Plan Starting From Connection Contract Length Data Caps
Vyve Broadband $25 Cable None 1 TB/mo.
Open Broadband $49.99 Fixed Wireless N/A No Caps
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet $50 5G Internet None No Caps
AT&T Internet $55 Fiber None No Caps

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