Internet Providers in Glendale Springs, North Carolina

Most Popular Internet Providers in Glendale Springs, North Carolina:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 2. 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View HughesNet Details
    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Skybest
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    View Skybest Details
    • Deal
    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 7
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 5-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber and DSL
    • Price Range: $30 - $160
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Carolina West Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    14 Mbps
    Download
  • 5. 5. King Street Wireless
    17.3% Available
    17.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1 Mbps
    Download

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Internet Access in Glendale Springs, North Carolina

3 Internet providers can provide service to the average Glendale Springs resident. This is actually a lot of competition contrasted with other communities. Competition is correlated with lower pricing.

Skybest Communications is also a commonly available broadband choice for Glendale Springs, offering Fiber and DSL service in near one hundred percent of Glendale Springs. Carolina West Wireless is another alternative wireless service for close to one hundred percent of local residents, although it has to have roof access and proximity to a Carolina West Wireless access point.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Glendale Springs's most widely available wired broadband choices.

We should note here that since FCC data is collected biannually and only published six months after filing, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies. Our process incorporates coverage data directly from many companies to help reduce this delay.

When choosing an broadband provider, fiber Internet is the best choice available in Glendale Springs. All Internet providers use fiber-optic cables to transmit data over long distances, but only true "Fiber to the Home" providers bring that fiber connection all the way to subscriber buildings. Other technologies in the listings above compete on pricing and flexibility rather than pure download and upload speeds.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Glendale Springs, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Skybest Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber and DSL 8s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Glendale Springs

Glendale Springs Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Glendale Springs is the 273rd most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Crumpler and Purlear, but behind Jefferson, West Jefferson, and Fleetwood.

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

Fiber Availability: 100% of people living in Glendale Springs have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 100% of Glendale Springs 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 Ashe County, approximately 60 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.

Data Caps in Glendale Springs

Data from our market researchers shows that some of the top ISPs in the area place some sort of limit on data use for their residential Internet connections. Data caps are a public issue because users view them as a strategy to stop streaming services, while providers insist caps are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage heavy network traffic. Either way, the issue is the same: over-the-top streaming services, which can use anywhere from 1–7GB/hour.