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Internet Providers in Fremont, North Carolina
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Internet Access in Fremont, North Carolina
Information below is calculated based on the twice-annual FCC provider coverage reports. We leverage direct reporting from providers and other privatized datasets to enhance the information down to the census block or lit address level. Plan and pricing information is gathered through our data science team. BroadbandNow has analyzed 241 Internet deals in and near Fremont since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 44 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.
Most Fremont households have 2 providers that can provide service at that address. Competition is good. It tends to improve prices and service quality. This choice isn't distributed evenly, however. even in 2021, a surprising 9.32 of the local population still has only one or fewer options for broadband Internet service.
CenturyLink is also a commonly available broadband choice for Fremont, offering DSL connections in 98 percent of Fremont. Open Broadband offers an alternative wireless service to close to one hundred percent of the local area. Keep in mind that fixed wireless needs roof access or line of site with a Open Broadband access point.
So far as the network technology types within Fremont, you have two primary systems: cable (providers like Spectrum) and DSL (providers like CenturyLink).
According to the most recent FCC filings, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most commonly avialable Internet providers in Fremont as measured by coverage area. As the interactive map below shows, the more common providers frequently cover the same addresses in most neighborhoods around Fremont.
Internet Statistics 2021
9.3% of consumers in Fremont400 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 Fremont, North Carolina
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||98.2%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB||1m 21s||4.8%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Caps in Fremont
Data from our research team suggests that some of the top providers in Fremont currently place a limit on data use for their home broadband plans. Data caps are disliked since consumers see caps as a tactic for limiting "cord cutting", while providers explain they are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the culprit is streaming video, which easily consumes anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hr.
Internet access in Fremont neighborhoods
To date, we have gathered information on Internet coverage in the following communities within Fremont: Eureka.
Compare Fremont to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Fremont||3.5 Mbps||6||$0.86 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +530.9 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +145.3 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +157.1 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +166 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +158.6 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|