Internet Providers in Hillsborough, NC

Residential Internet Statistics for Hillsborough, NC
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $49.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Hillsborough, North Carolina:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    88.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    88.5% Available
  • 2. Spectrum
    96.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    96.5% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    55.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    55.2% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. AT&T Internet
    6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    6% Available
  • 7. 7. Frontier
    14% Available
    Call For Details: (855) 915-4111
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    14% Available
  • 8. 8. Open Broadband
    45.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    45.8% Available

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Hillsborough, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps Fiber 1s 6.0%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 96.5%
CenturyLink 940 Mbps Fiber 8s 88.5%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 55.2%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Call For Details Fiber -- 14.0%
900 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.

Hillsborough is the 90th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Mebane, Efland, and Cedar Grove, but behind Carrboro and Chapel Hill.

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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.

Approximately 43 people in Orange 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.

Fiber Availability: 19% of people living in Hillsborough 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.

Approximately 96% of Hillsborough 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.

In Orange County, approximately 6,000 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 Hillsborough, North Carolina

Provider Plan Starting From Connection Contract Length Data Caps
CenturyLink $49.99 Cable None No Caps
CenturyLink $49.99 Fixed Wireless N/A No Caps
CenturyLink $50 Fiber None No Caps
CenturyLink $50 Fixed Wireless None No Caps

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