Internet Providers in Mount Airy, NC

Residential Internet Statistics for Mount Airy, NC
Internet Service Providers: 7
Plans Start From: $44.95
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Mount Airy, North Carolina:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    95.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    95.9% Available
  • 2. CenturyLink
    81% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    81% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    38.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    38.1% 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. Fastlink
    98.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    98.5% Available
  • 7. 7. PCSI
    38.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    38.2% Available
  • 8. 8. STMC
    32.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    32.5% Available
  • 9. 9. Carolina West Wireless
    27.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    27.2% Available

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Internet Access in Mount Airy, North Carolina

Broadband Internet competition in Mount Airy is above average compared with other parts of North Carolina. There is an average of 4.03 providers available in each census block. Mount Airy is currently the 13th most connected city in North Carolina.

Viasat Internet or HughesNet are Mount Airy's primary wired Internet options.

Looking at the technologies in Mount Airy, there are essentially two options: cable (Spectrum, for example) and DSL (think CenturyLink).

Keep in mind that since FCC data is currently only tallied up biannually and only made public six or more months after that, provider availability shown in the results above might not include the most recent network expansions or regional changes.

While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, Spectrum also serves Mount Airy with a top speed of 940 Mbps. Fixed wireless providers such as Fastlink Communications deliver as much as 30 Mbps via direct wireless hardware. Explore the map on this page to see broadband coverage at the census block level, or check the "Download Speeds" tab to see how Viasat compares with other Mount Airy options in real-world speed tests.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Mount Airy, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Piedmont Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber and DSL 8s 38.2%
Surry Telephone Membership Corporation 1,000 Mbps Fiber and DSL 8s 32.5%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 95.9%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 81.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 38.1%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
300 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.

Mount Airy is the 13th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Dobson, Ararat, Westfield, Cana, and Ararat.

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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 15 people in Surry 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.

Fiber Availability: 60% of people living in Mount Airy have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 99% of Mount Airy 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 Surry County, approximately 600 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.

Map of ISPs in Mount Airy

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Compare Mount Airy to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Mount Airy 63.7 Mbps 13 $0.56 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +518 Mbps ) 22 ( +9 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +109.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +8 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +136 Mbps ) 20 ( +7 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +138.5 Mbps ) 27 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +132.8 Mbps ) 11 ( -2 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )