Internet Providers in Harbinger, NC

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Residential Internet Statistics for Harbinger, NC
Internet Providers: 4
Internet Plans: 4
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $59.99

Internet Access in Harbinger, North Carolina

Harbinger offers 4 residential Internet providers, or 9 when including business and mobile operators. There are 4 broadband choices like DSL and cable.

The plans listed on this page are manually gathered through our data team. The 26 plans displayed above are the most recent of 195 packages we've seen in Harbinger to date.

Coverage from CenturyLink and Viasat Internet, in general, will overlap. As residents might expect, the decision between CenturyLink and Viasat is a common one in Harbinger.

DSL and cable are the primary broadband technologies within Harbinger. They are frequently overlapping and generally competing with each other. Coaxial cable speed is usually better, but big-picture metrics seen with either system are comparable.

On the whole, the amount of ISPs in Harbinger isn't strong (2 providers available per census block). 2 providers for each address isn't much, but it's sufficient to create competition around price, which is good for consumer living in well-wired neighborhoods.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Harbinger, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Harbinger, North Carolina

  • CenturyLink - DSL - 100.0% Availability in Harbinger - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Mediacom - Cable - 100.0% Availability in Harbinger - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Harbinger - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Harbinger - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Harbinger

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Harbinger is the 125th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Manteo, Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills, Kitty Hawk, and Grandy.

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.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Approximately 100% of Harbinger 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 Currituck County, approximately 300 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Harbinger

Provider Type Coverage Speed
CenturyLink DSL 100% 100 Mbps
Mediacom Cable Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Mediacom Business Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps
CenturyLink Business Fiber 59.0%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Harbinger to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Harbinger 2.2 Mbps 4 $0.68 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +413.2 Mbps ) 16 ( +12 ) $0.70 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +116.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +13 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +114 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +125.2 Mbps ) 23 ( +19 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +125.4 Mbps ) 8 ( +4 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )