Internet Providers in Madison, NC

Residential Internet Statistics for Madison, NC
Internet Service Providers: 5
Plans Start From: $49.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Madison, North Carolina:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    98.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    98.1% Available
  • 2. CenturyLink
    89.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    89.9% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    86.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    86.8% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 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
    2.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • IPBB
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • IPBB
    2.2% Available
  • 7. RiverStreet Networks
    1.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    1.2% Available
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Internet Access in Madison, North Carolina

Cable infrastructure and DSL lines are widely available wired broadband technologies present in Madison, with 98.05 percent and 89.85 percent network reach within city limits.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the main Internet choices in Madison.

Remember that since FCC data is collected twice annually and only published six or more months after, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies.

10.76 percent of Madison residents are without a choice for broadband Internet service. This is not an unexpected fact, since market competition between providers is not strong. Residences in the local area generally have 1 choices for broadband service, when averaged across the entire local population.

While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, Spectrum is also in the area with a recorded top speed of 940 Mbps. See the map to see how many options are available at the census block level, or the "Download Speeds" tab to compare how local ISPs compare in real-world speed tests.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Madison, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
RiverStreet Networks 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 1.2%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 98.1%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 89.9%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 86.8%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s 2.2%
1,000 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.

Madison is the 359th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Mayodan, Stoneville, and Belews Creek, but behind Walnut Cove and Stokesdale.

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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 600 people in Rockingham 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.

Approximately 89% of Madison 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 Rockingham County, approximately 2,000 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.

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Compare Madison to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Madison 30.1 Mbps 9 $0.31 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +551.6 Mbps ) 22 ( +13 ) $0.34 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +142.7 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +169.6 Mbps ) 20 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +172.1 Mbps ) 27 ( +18 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +166.4 Mbps ) 11 ( +2 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )