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Internet Providers in Riegelwood, North Carolina
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Internet Access in Riegelwood, North Carolina
Riegelwood currently has two main wired Internet service providers (ISPs): Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service, with speeds up to 35 Mbps and availability for practically one hundred percent of the population. HughesNet provides Satellite. Their Internet plans have coverage in practically one hundred percent of the area.
The Internet packages listed above are manually gathered by our data science team.
Looking at less fortunate areas in Riegelwood, as many as 1,000 people have only one or fewer options for broadband-level Internet.
As might be expected for cities with Riegelwood's relatively low level of broadband service competition, the average download speeds in Riegelwood fall short of the state average. The current average speed for Riegelwood over the past twelve months is 142.95 Mbps.
While the main ISPs are Viasat and HughesNet, Spectrum also serves Riegelwood with service for 81 percent of residents and a recorded top speed of 940 Mbps. Explore the map below to compare how many options are available on the census block level.
- There are 8 internet providers in Riegelwood with 5 of those offering residential service
- Riegelwood is the 85th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Bolton, Delco, Lake Waccamaw, and Currie, but behind Winnabow.
- Explore internet access for communities within Riegelwood: Sandyfield and East Arcadia
Internet Statistics 2021
50.5% of consumers in Riegelwood1,000 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 Riegelwood, North Carolina
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Star Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||8s||11.7%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||49.6%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
Internet access in Riegelwood neighborhoods
Broadband information in Riegelwood is available for these specific communities: Sandyfield, East Arcadia.
Compare Riegelwood to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Riegelwood||143 Mbps||7||$0.86 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +391.4 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +5.8 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +17.6 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +26.5 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +19.1 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|