Internet Providers in Minneapolis, NC

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Residential Internet Statistics for Minneapolis, NC
Internet Providers: 5
Internet Plans: 4
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $68.74

Internet Access in Minneapolis, North Carolina

The average Minneapolis census block is serviceable by 3 telecom providers. This means that most households in Minneapolis have at least 3 choices so far as Internet service.

Viasat Internet is an second choice, serving Minneapolis with a maximum download speed of 35 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only choice for Internet in Minneapolis. fixed wireless companies such as Carolina West Wireless are able to achieve 14 Mbps via wireless hardware.

AT&T Internet is the most widespread option in Minneapolis. virtually one hundred percent of Minneapolis census blocks can receive Internet service from them. Spectrum is also a common option, providing near one hundred percent of the area with Cable service. Spectrum's fastest package in Minneapolis is 940 Mbps.

Considering network tech installed across the city, we see that the most common hardwired broadband Internet tech infrastructures are IPBB and Cable, with virtually one hundred percent and near one hundred percent respectively. Cable internet connections are marketed by residential television operators, leveraging existing TV network connections. Local customers of cable providers like Spectrum generally pick it thanks to the combination of low prices for decent speeds. (At least, compared to DSL.)

The Internet access stats here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are based on a mix of government data and privatized datasets collected directly from telecom industry sources. Statistics about speed and performance data is sourced from M-Labs. Our market research team has manually sourced price and service data on 117 Internet plans and bundles for Minneapolis to date.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Minneapolis, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Minneapolis, North Carolina

  • AT&T Internet - IPBB - 100.0% Availability in Minneapolis - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Spectrum - Cable - 100.0% Availability in Minneapolis - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Minneapolis - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Minneapolis - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

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Minneapolis is the 264th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Bakersville, but behind Elk Park, Banner Elk, Roan Mountain, and Newland.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Avery 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.

Approximately 100% of Minneapolis 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.

In Avery County, approximately 4,000 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Minneapolis

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Spectrum Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Internet IPBB 100% 100 Mbps
Carolina West Wireless Fixed Wireless 100% 14 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps

Compare Minneapolis to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Minneapolis 13 Mbps 5 $0.93 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +402.4 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.54 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +105.9 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +103.2 Mbps ) 14 ( +9 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +114.4 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +114.6 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )