Internet Providers in Lake Toxaway, NC
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Residential Internet Statistics for Lake Toxaway, NC
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$64.84|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Lake Toxaway, North Carolina
Internet Access in Lake Toxaway, North Carolina
Viasat Internet has the strongest coverage footprint in Lake Toxaway. HughesNet is also widely available.
DSL providers like Comporium Communications connect customers to broadband service via phone infrastructure, which explains why DSL is marketed through telecommunication companies that historically offered landline phone connections. DSL Internet is available for 93.31 percent of the local population. copper DSL lines have limited bandwidth compared to those used for cable or fiber, which results in lower download and upload speeds. This is partly why average download speeds in Lake Toxaway perform under North Carolina, coming in with 10.4 Mbps compared to the 118.12 Mbps weighted average download within North Carolina as a whole.
Since FCC data is collected twice annually and only made public six months later, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies. Our process incorporates coverage data directly from some companies to help fix this issue.
33.99 percent of Lake Toxaway residents are without a choice for broadband Internet service. This is not a shock seeing as competition between Internet providers in the area is not strong. Residences in the local area usually have 1 choices for service.
Outside of the Internet options listed above, Comporium Communications is a third choice for coverage in 93 percent of Lake Toxaway. Wireless choices like satellite and mobile are advertised, but wired providers almost always provide high value pricing. As shown below, the vast majority of residents have access to wired Internet.
Internet Statistics 2021
34.0% of consumers in Lake Toxaway700 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 Lake Toxaway, North Carolina
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Vyve Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||4.0%|
|Comporium Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||3.6%|
|Comporium Communications||750 Mbps||Cable||10s||71.2%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Comporium Communications||11 Mbps||DSL||12m 24s||93.3%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Cap Issues and Cord Cutting in Lake Toxaway
Data from our research team shows that many of the popular ISPs in the area use data caps on home Internet packages. Data caps are a public issue because consumers view caps as a strategy to stop video streaming, while providers insist that they are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage heavy network traffic. Either way, the culprit is streaming video, which easily eats up anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Compare Lake Toxaway to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Lake Toxaway||10.4 Mbps||7||$0.46 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +524 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.89 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +138.4 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +150.2 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +159.1 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +151.7 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.38 ( $0.00 )|