Internet Providers in Purlear, NC
Residential Internet Statistics for Purlear, NC
|Internet Service Providers:||6|
|Plans Start From:||$29.99|
|Top Download Speed:||1 Gbps|
|Fastest Connection Type:||Fiber|
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Internet Access in Purlear, North Carolina
Cable infrastructure and DSL lines make up the most common broadband technologies throughout Purlear, featuring 51.58 percent and 32.87 percent coverage.
We should note that since FCC data is currently tallied up biannually and only published six months later, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies. Our process incorporates coverage data directly from many providers to help fix this issue.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Purlear's primary wired broadband options.
Most Purlear homes have 2-3 Internet providers with availability at their building. Competition is good. It means most customers have at least two ISPs competing on pricing and service quality. This Internet access isn't universal, however. A surprising 43.33 of residents still have only one option for wired broadband access.
While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, Wilkes Communications is also in Purlear with availability in 89 percent of residents and a top speed of 1,000 Mbps. Fixed wireless providers such as Carolina West Wireless can connect their subscribers to 25 Mbps or more via wireless relays. See the interactive map below to see how many options are available at the census block level, or the "Download Speeds" tab to see how Viasat compares to other local ISPs in real-world speed tests.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Purlear, North Carolina
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Wilkes Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||89.6%|
|Skybest Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||3.0%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile 5G Home Internet||182 Mbps||5G Internet||45s||31.8%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||32.9%|
43.3% of consumers in Purlear1,000 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.
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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.
Map of ISPs in Purlear
Compare Purlear to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Purlear||55.9 Mbps||10||$0.57 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||581.7 Mbps ( +525.8 Mbps )||22 ( +12 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||172.8 Mbps ( +116.9 Mbps )||21 ( +11 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||199.7 Mbps ( +143.8 Mbps )||20 ( +10 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||202.2 Mbps ( +146.3 Mbps )||27 ( +17 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||196.5 Mbps ( +140.6 Mbps )||11 ( +1 )||$0.39 ( $0.00 )|