Internet Providers in Merry Hill, NC
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Residential Internet Statistics for Merry Hill, NC
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$51.99|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Merry Hill, North Carolina
Internet Access in Merry Hill, North Carolina
Merry Hill features only two dominent Internet technology options: coaxial cable (70.35% availability) and DSL (98.82% availability). Coaxial cable broadband service is usually delivered by traditional cable TV corporations, using pre-existing copper coaxial TV wires on telephone poles. DSL Internet is delivered over landline phone wires. Most Merry Hill neighborhoods and blocks can subscribe to coaxial cable and DSL service from competing telecom companies.
According to recent FCC reports, 29.65 percent of households have a single choice for wired broadband service, or none at all.
Viasat Internet offers the largest coverage area in Merry Hill. The provider is accessible for close to one hundred percent of Merry Hill census blocks. HughesNet is the most common second option, providing close to one hundred percent of residents with predominantly Satellite Internet service. HughesNet's fastest plan for Merry Hill is 25 Mbps.
The information listed here comes via FCC filings, and is cross-validated through private data sources to output more granular results than is available from the FCC directly. Lit address information is currently only available for select telecom companies. Speed and pricing data is generated by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points every year.
Aside from the Internet options listed above, CenturyLink is another option to consider. They have Internet in 98 percent of the Merry Hill area.
Internet Statistics 2021
29.7% of consumers in Merry Hill400 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 Merry Hill, North Carolina
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Mediacom Cable||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Merry Hill, North Carolina
- CenturyLink - DSL - 98.8% Availability in Merry Hill - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Mediacom - Cable - 70.4% Availability in Merry Hill - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Merry Hill - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Merry Hill - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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 Caps and Cord Cutting in Merry Hill
Data from our market researchers suggests that popular providers in Merry Hill use data caps for their residential Internet plans. Data caps are disliked since users view them as a tactic to limit "cord cutting". Providers maintain that they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the issue is streaming services, which easily consumes anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hour.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Merry Hill
|Mediacom Cable||Cable||70.4%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||DSL||100%||60 Mbps|
|Mediacom Business||Cable||60.6%+||1,000 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||Fiber||3.0%+||1,000 Mbps|
Compare Merry Hill to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Merry Hill||12.4 Mbps||4||$0.67 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||415.4 Mbps ( +403 Mbps )||15 ( +11 )||$0.54 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||118.9 Mbps ( +106.5 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||116.2 Mbps ( +103.8 Mbps )||14 ( +10 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||127.4 Mbps ( +115 Mbps )||23 ( +19 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||127.6 Mbps ( +115.2 Mbps )||8 ( +4 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|