Internet Providers in Oak City, North Carolina

Most Popular Internet Providers in Oak City, North Carolina:

Showing 1 to 3 Providers

  • 1. 1. CenturyLink
    93.5% Available
    93.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    5 Mbps
    Upload
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Tech installation fee of up to $125 may apply. Self-installation, if available at your location, may also be selected.
    • Price Range: $50 - $50
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 2. 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 3. 3. 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
1 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Oak-City. See All
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
    Upload
    View AT&T Wireless Details
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-3mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. Verizon
    99.9% Available
    99.9%

    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

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Internet Access in Oak City, North Carolina

Consumer choice between Internet providers is low in Oak City. The average Internet user within Oak City has 0.94 options for Internet.

Coverage from the two biggest companies, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in general, will overlap. As residents might expect, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.

CenturyLink is one of the top three providers in Oak City by coverage area. They are available for 93 percent of the area.

The packages listed here are manually collected through our research division. The 9 Internet packages shown are the most recent of 162 plans we've aggregated in Oak City to date.

DSL is the best-performing kind of broadband with coverage in Oak City worth considering. Enter zip into the search bar on this page to check our database for detailed results in your neighborhood.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 Oak City, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 93.5%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Oak City

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Oak City is the 668th most connected city in North Carolina behind Williamston, Scotland Neck, Tarboro, Bethel, and Robersonville.

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

Approximately 1,000 people in Martin 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.

In Martin County, approximately 5,000 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.

Data Cap Issues Around Oak City

Data from our market researchers suggests that popular providers use data caps for their residential broadband connections. Data caps are disliked because users view caps as a tactic for limiting video streaming, while providers insist caps are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. Either way, the problem is streaming services, which can eat up 1–7GB per hour.

Compare Oak City to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Oak City 11 Mbps 3 $3.80 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +523.4 Mbps ) 17 ( +14 ) $0.48 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +137.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +14 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +149.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +12 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +158.5 Mbps ) 23 ( +20 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +151.1 Mbps ) 8 ( +5 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )