Internet Providers in Ocracoke, North Carolina

Most Popular Internet Providers in Ocracoke, North Carolina:

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  • 1. 1. CenturyLink
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    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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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
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    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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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
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    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • 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. 1. AT&T Wireless
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    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. Verizon
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    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • 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 Ocracoke, North Carolina

On average, Ocracoke residents have access to Internet service through 1 different companies.

The information listed here is sourced from FCC coverage reports. Listings here are cross-validated using privatized data sources to create more accurate listings than is available from government websites. Speed and pricing data is sourced by our research and analysis team, who gather thousands of plans every year.

Taking a look now at network technologies installed in the Ocracoke area, the most common wired broadband Internet technology infrastructures are DSL and Satellite, with practically one hundred percent and near one hundred percent respectively. DSL Internet service is transmitted over telephone wires up on utility poles, and comes from providers like CenturyLink that have existing phone networks. DSL underperforms when compared with all other major Internet options.

CenturyLink is the most commonly available choice for Ocracoke residents. practically one hundred percent of Ocracoke census blocks can receive access to them. Viasat Internet is the most common second option, providing near one hundred percent of Ocracoke with predominantly Satellite service. The fastest Internet package we've seen for Viasat in Ocracoke is 35 Mbps.

Besides the Internet options detailed above, HughesNet is another option to consider. They have coverage in close to one hundred percent of the Ocracoke area.

Internet Statistics 2021

900 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 Ocracoke, North Carolina

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

Internet Provider Competition Map For Ocracoke

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Ocracoke is the 462nd most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Aurora and Bayboro, but behind Belhaven, Oriental, and Beaufort.

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

Approximately 900 people in Hyde 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 Hyde 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.

Compare Ocracoke to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Ocracoke 36.1 Mbps 3 $3.80 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +498.3 Mbps ) 17 ( +14 ) $0.48 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +112.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +14 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +124.5 Mbps ) 15 ( +12 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +133.4 Mbps ) 23 ( +20 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +126 Mbps ) 8 ( +5 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )