Internet Providers in Lansing, NC

Residential Internet Statistics for Lansing, NC
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $30
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Lansing, North Carolina:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. Optimum by Altice
    29.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    29.3% Available
  • 4. Skybest
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. Carolina West Wireless
    61% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    61% Available

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Internet Access in Lansing, North Carolina

The coverage information on this page is calculated based on Form 477 datasets and verified against privatized databases. As of 2022, we've analyzed 861 rows of FCC data on Internet availability in Lansing. Currently, there is a lack of meaningful speed test data from Lansing. We've only seen 94 speed test recordings over the past year. Locals should look to providers' advertised download speeds listed above.

Skybest Communications is the third largest wired broadband provider in Lansing as measured by coverage area, available for practically one hundred percent of local addresses. Carolina West Wireless is another company worth knowing about. While fixed wireless isn't as well-known as cable or DSL, it it offers similar speed and quality in some cases.

Fixed wireless Internet service is the top network option in much of the Lansing area, and the only alternative to Internet options like satellite broadband. Current data suggests that 61.01 percent of of the population have coverage for fixed wireless. Fixed wireless coverage will likely gain more subscribers as the technology continues to improve.

2 providers for each block isn't a particularly strong amount of broadband competition, but it's sufficient to improve performance and pricing in neighborhoods where providers overlap. As is evident in the interactive map below, Internet availability often varies depending on area.

Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option overall, registered with coverage in near one hundred percent of Lansing residents. HughesNet, in contrast, is available to practically one hundred percent of residents. The fastest speed recorded for Viasat is 35 Mbps. HughesNet offers packages up to 25 Mbps. In general, any speed above 10 megabits per second will be sufficient to stream lower-quality SD video on WiFi, but becomes challenging for large households or high-bandwidth apps like video conferencing and multiplayer gaming. Refer to the availability maps on this page to compare broadband options on a granular level.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Lansing, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Skybest Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber and DSL 8s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Optimum by Altice 940 Mbps Cable 8s 29.3%

Recognition

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Lansing is the 267th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Creston, but behind Jefferson, West Jefferson, Crumpler, and Warrensville.

Reference

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Fiber Availability: 100% of people living in Lansing have residential fiber service available to them.

Reference

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 100% of Lansing residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

Reference

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Ashe County, approximately 100 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

Reference

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Map of ISPs in Lansing

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Compare Lansing to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Lansing 39.6 Mbps 6 $1.06 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +542.1 Mbps ) 22 ( +16 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +133.2 Mbps ) 21 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +160.1 Mbps ) 20 ( +14 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +162.6 Mbps ) 27 ( +21 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +156.9 Mbps ) 11 ( +5 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )