Internet Providers in Polkton, NC
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Residential Internet Statistics for Polkton, NC
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$56.89|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Polkton, North Carolina
Internet Access in Polkton, North Carolina
Polkton has 6 residential Internet providers, or 9 when including business and mobile. Consumers have access to 5 broadband choices such as DSL or cable.
Coverage from Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, in general, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
The plans shown on this page are collected by hand by our research team.
As you might expect for cities with Polkton's density of telecom competition, the weighted average download speeds in Polkton fall under the North Carolina average. (64.07 Mbps, as opposed to North Carolina's 82.25 Mbps average in the past twelve months.)
Looking at the big picture, the average Polkton resident has 2-3 choices for Internet. Polkton is the 573rd most connected city in terms of the amount of broadband competition at local addresses.
Internet Statistics 2021
54.6% of consumers in Polkton3,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Polkton, North Carolina
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Windstream||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Polkton, North Carolina
- Windstream - 99.8% Availability in Polkton - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Spectrum - 43.1% Availability in Polkton - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Polkton - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Polkton - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
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 Polkton
|Windstream||DSL and Fiber||99.8%+||1,000 Mbps|
|King Street Wireless||Fixed Wireless||96.3%+||1.0 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Cable||21.2%+||940 Mbps|
Compare Polkton to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Polkton||64.1 Mbps||6||$0.65 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||415.4 Mbps ( +351.3 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.45 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||118.9 Mbps ( +54.8 Mbps )||18 ( +12 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||116.2 Mbps ( +52.1 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||127.4 Mbps ( +63.3 Mbps )||21 ( +15 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||127.6 Mbps ( +63.5 Mbps )||9 ( +3 )||$0.33 ( $0.00 )|