Internet Providers in Ocracoke, NC

Residential Internet Statistics for Ocracoke, NC
Internet Service Providers: 1
Plans Start From: $50
Top Download Speed: 940 Mbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Ocracoke, North Carolina:

Showing 1 to 3 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    100% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available

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Internet Access in Ocracoke, North Carolina

On average, Ocracoke residents have access to Internet service through 1.31 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 Fiber and Satellite, with practically one hundred percent and near one hundred percent respectively.

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.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Ocracoke, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
CenturyLink 940 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
600 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.

Ocracoke is the 376th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Beaufort, Aurora, and Bayboro, but behind Belhaven and Oriental.

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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 900 people in Hyde 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: 28% of people living in Ocracoke 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 28% of Ocracoke 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 Hyde County, approximately 4,000 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.

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Compare Ocracoke to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Ocracoke 52.3 Mbps 4 $0.57 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +529.4 Mbps ) 22 ( +18 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +120.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +17 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +147.4 Mbps ) 20 ( +16 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +149.9 Mbps ) 27 ( +23 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +144.2 Mbps ) 11 ( +7 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )