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Internet Providers in Sims, North Carolina
Residential Internet Statistics for Sims, NC
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$68.55|
Most Popular Internet Providers in Sims, North Carolina:
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Internet Access in Sims, North Carolina
As it stands, there are 5 ISPs in Sims offering residential service, and a total of 10 including specialized smb, enterprise, and mobile providers.
Since many houses come pre-wired for one phone (DSL) provider and cable networks don't generally overlap, the average home in Sims has 2-3 wired broadband options to choose from. Regardless of other technologies on the market, DSL and cable Internet generally offer the most reasonable price for home use.
CenturyLink is the most widely available option in Sims. close to one hundred percent of Sims census blocks can get Internet service from them. Viasat Internet is the most common second choice, with coverage in practically one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite broadband service. Viasat's strongest package for Sims is 100 Mbps.
The data listed here is primarily sourced via FCC coverage reports, and is confirmed through private databases to provide more accurate results than is available from government websites. Speeds and pricing data is sourced by manually collecting thousands of plans annually.
In closing: Cable and DSL are the most widespread network technologies within Sims. The mapping and public speed test data seen below illustrate how the real-world speed test statistics differ between specific zip codes and providers in the area.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Sims, North Carolina
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
Compare Sims to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Sims||28 Mbps||5||$0.95 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +506.4 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.89 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +120.8 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +132.6 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +141.5 Mbps )||23 ( +18 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +134.1 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.38 ( $0.00 )|