Internet Providers in Marion, North Carolina

Most Popular Internet Providers in Marion, North Carolina:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. 1. Spectrum
    71.3% Available
    71.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 6
    • Speed Range: 200-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $152.97
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 6 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. Frontier
    84.5% Available
    84.5%

    Available

    Call For Speed Availability
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 30-30mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $49.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 3. 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $64.99 - $249.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 4. 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View HughesNet Details
    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. Morris Broadband
    20.9% Available
    20.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
  • 6. 6. Morris Broadband
    20.9% Available
    20.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    200 Mbps
    Download
    10 Mbps
    Upload
    View Morris Broadband Details
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-200mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $34.95 - $44.95
  • 7. 7. Skyrunner
    15.7% Available
    15.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    5 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 5-25mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $45 - $85
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 8. 8. Carolina West Wireless
    9.5% Available
    9.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    14 Mbps
    Download
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  • 1. 1. Verizon
    99% Available
    99%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View Verizon Details
    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. AT&T Wireless
    97.6% Available
    97.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View AT&T Wireless Details
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 3. 3. T-Mobile
    94.8% Available
    94.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
    Upload
    View T-Mobile Details
    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Marion, North Carolina

Marion residences have an average of 2.24 Internet providers to choose from. This is a normal level of competition, since the majority of Internet providers were formerly cable TV or phone providers, and most addresses have long been equipped for both.

Frontier Communications as well as Spectrum can also provide coverage in Marion, with shared territory in some streets.

Coverage from the most common companies, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.

DSL and cable are the primary network options within the Marion metro area, frequently overlapping and generally competing with each other. Coaxial cable speed is generally stronger. That said, overall performance found with either Internet technology system are similar and which is "best" frequently varies based on the network quality in a given neighborhood.

All the coverage statistics found on this page comes via FCC data, requiring Internet companies in Marion to report deployment data biannually. By leveraging direct relationships with ISPs, we are able to validate public data with private data submitted via telecoms directly. This allows us to create more accurate mapping than government publications. Our speed averages are calculated based on real-world speed tests from Marion in the M-Labs database. [1]

  • There are 12 internet providers in Marion with 8 of those offering residential service
  • Marion is the 219th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Old Fort and Nebo, but behind Union Mills, Morganton, and Spruce Pine.
  • The fastest zip code in Marion for July 2021 is 28752. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

6,000 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 Marion, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Morris Broadband 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 20.9%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 71.3%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Morris Broadband 200 Mbps Cable 40s 20.9%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL 4m 33s 84.5%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Marion

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Marion is the 219th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Old Fort and Nebo, but behind Union Mills, Morganton, and Spruce Pine.

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

Approximately 3,000 people in McDowell County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 21% of people living in Marion have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 79% of Marion residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

As of this month, 28752 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Marion.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In McDowell County, approximately 10,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

Compare Marion to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Marion 38.5 Mbps 8 $0.89 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +495.9 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.48 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +110.3 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.28 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +122.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +7 ) $0.32 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +131 Mbps ) 23 ( +15 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +123.6 Mbps ) 8 $0.66 ( $0.00 )