Internet Providers in Highlands, NC

Top Internet Providers in Highlands, North Carolina:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. Frontier
    95% Available
    Call For Details: (855) 915-4111
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    95% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. Vyve Broadband
    80.9% Available
    Download speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    80.9% Available
  • 5. 5. Altitude Community Broadband
    48.5% Available
    Download speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    48.5% Available
  • 6. 6. BalsamWest
    8.2% Available
    Download speeds up to:
    *250 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    8.2% Available

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Highlands, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Vyve Broadband 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 80.9%
BalsamWest FiberNET 250 Mbps Fiber 32s 8.2%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Altitude Community Broadband 50 Mbps Fiber 2m 43s 48.5%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Call For Details Fiber -- 95.0%
600 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.

524th

most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Franklin and Otto, but behind Cashiers.

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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.

1,000

people in Macon 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.

18%

of people living in Highlands 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.

81%

of Highlands 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.

10,000

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 Highlands, North Carolina

Provider Plan Starting From Connection Contract Length Data Caps
Vyve Broadband $25 Cable None 1 TB/mo.
Altitude Community Broadband $34.99 Fixed Wireless N/A No Caps
Frontier $49.99 Fiber N/A No Caps

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