Internet Providers in Rutherford College, NC

Residential Internet Statistics for Rutherford College, NC
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $49.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Rutherford College, North Carolina:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    100% Available
  • 2. CenturyLink
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    100% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    69% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    69% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. King Street Wireless
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. Carolina West Wireless
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 8. 8. RiverStreet Networks
    95% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    95% Available

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Internet Access in Rutherford College, North Carolina

The average house in Rutherford College is serviceable by 4 Internet providers In context, this is a strong amount of choice compared with other cities. Competition between more than two Internet providers in a city often results in lower pricing.

Spectrum offers the widest availability in Rutherford College. close to one hundred percent of the Rutherford College area can get Internet service from them. CenturyLink is the most common second choice, with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of the area with predominantly DSL service. CenturyLink's fastest package for Rutherford College is 60 megabits per second.

Viasat Internet is a common second choice, serving Rutherford College with practically one hundred percent coverage and a maximum speed of 100 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't actually the only option for Internet access in Rutherford College. For example, fixed wireless providers such as King Street Wireless can deliver 1 Mbps using direct wireless technology.

The data listed here comes via FCC reports. Data is enhanced using private databases and direct provider reporting to provide more accurate results than governmental websites. Data about pricing and speed of current Internet plans is generated by our research and analysis division, who gather tens of thousands of data points every year. There are 222 plans in Rutherford College since 2014. There are 23 Internet or bundled plans currently on the market in the area.

To summarize, Rutherford College's broadband Internet infrastructure follows a pattern seen in many US communities: wide coverage for cable and DSL, but limited choice since most houses are limited to a single company for either Internet service. This pattern results from the fact that most Broadband Internet service providers are former cable TV and landline telephone corporations. So, they use existing networks on utility poles for delivering broadband bundles.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Rutherford College, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 69.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Rutherford College is the 37th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Hildebran, Valdese, Connellys Springs, Hudson, and Granite Falls.

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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 800 people in Burke 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.

Approximately 100% of Rutherford College 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 Burke County, approximately 3,000 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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