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Internet Providers in Stanley, North Carolina
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Internet Access in Stanley, North Carolina
Broadband competition in Stanley is above average compared to other North Carolina cities, with is an average of 3.51 providers available in each census block. Stanley is currently the 310th most connected city in North Carolina. (As measured by the number of companies with coverage at each local address) Only 2.26 percent of Stanley residents are limited to one or fewer choices for Internet.
We should note here that since FCC data is only tallied up twice annually and only published 6+ months after, availability shown here may not be complete.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the main Internet choices in Stanley.
Cable TV and Internet providers like Spectrum and DSL providers like AT&T Internet make up the main broadband infrastructure types available around Stanley.
While the main providers are Viasat and HughesNet, Spectrum also serves Stanley with Cable coverage for 99 percent of residents and a recorded top speed of 940 Mbps. Plans from brands like Open Broadband deliver as much as 100 Mbps using direct wireless links. Explore the interactive map on this page to compare broadband coverage on a granular level.
Internet Statistics 2021
2.3% of consumers in Stanley300 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 Stanley, North Carolina
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|AT&T Internet||940 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||8s||96.6%|
|EarthLink||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||96.6%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
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.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
Compare Stanley to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Stanley||36.3 Mbps||8||$0.24 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +498.1 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +112.5 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.16 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +124.3 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +133.2 Mbps )||23 ( +15 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +125.8 Mbps )||8||$0.19 ( $0.00 )|