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Internet Access in Hickory, North Carolina
The average download speed in Hickory is 130.99 Mbps. This is 59.3% faster than the average in North Carolina and 28.7% faster than the national average.
- There are 13 internet providers in Hickory with 9 of those offering residential service
- Hickory is the 95th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Conover, Newton, Claremont, and Granite Falls, but behind Hildebran.
- There are 185 internet providers in all of North Carolina.
- Fiber optic internet is available to just 3% of Catawba County residents.
- Approximately 400 people in Catawba County don't have access to any wired internet.
- There are 9 companies offering business internet services in Hickory.
- In Catawba County, approximately 2,000 people do not have access to 25mbps wired broadband.
- 90% of residents in Catawba County have access to fixed wireless internet service.
- The fastest zip code in Hickory for April 2021 is 28601. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
2.4% of consumers in Hickory1,000 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 Hickory, North Carolina
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s|
|CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit||940 Mbps||Fiber||8s|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB||1m 21s|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Hickory, North Carolina
- CenturyLink - - 98.0% Availability in Hickory - 100
- Spectrum - - 99.3% Availability in Hickory - 1,000
- CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit - - 11.0% Availability in Hickory - 940
- AT&T Internet - - 4.2% Availability in Hickory - 100
- Viasat - - 100.0% Availability in Hickory - 100
- HughesNet - - 100.0% Availability in Hickory - 25
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Summary Of Internet Providers In Hickory
|King Street Wireless||Fixed Wireless||100%||1.0 Mbps|
|Carolina West Wireless||Fixed Wireless||100%||14 Mbps|
|LightLeap by North Carolina Wireless||Fixed Wireless||81.9%+||25 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit||Fiber||11.0%+||940 Mbps|
|AT&T Internet||IPBB||4.2%+||100 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||DSL||96.3%+||100 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Cable||100%||1,000 Mbps|
|LightLeap by North Carolina Wireless||Fixed Wireless||94.0%+||25 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||Fiber||15.9%+||940 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Fiber||6.2%+||940 Mbps|
Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Hickory
We have been an enterprise client of NCW for years and get our services via direct ethernet/fiber handoff from their network. The pricing and support they provide us have been our best available option with multiple routes to the Internet.