Internet Service Providers in Stanley, North Carolina
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Residential Internet Statistics for Stanley, NC
|Wired Internet Providers:||3|
|Average Speed Test Result:||38.11 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||1,000 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||0%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Stanley, North Carolina
Internet Access in Stanley, North Carolina
Broadband competition in Stanley is above average compared to other North Carolina cities, with is an average of 3.39 providers available in each census block. Stanley is currently the 304th 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 (formerly Exede) 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.
- There are 10 internet providers in Stanley with 6 of those offering residential service
- Stanley is the 304th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Dallas and Iron Station, but behind Lowell, Belmont, and Mount Holly.
- The fastest zip code in Stanley for February 2021 is 28164. (see all below).
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|
|AT&T Internet||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Stanley, North Carolina
- AT&T Internet - 96.6% Availability in Stanley - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Spectrum - 99.4% Availability in Stanley - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Stanley - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Stanley - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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.
Data Caps in Stanley
Internet companies have added "data caps" on their residential Internet packages in recent years. Some major providers in the area, including AT&T Internet, have data caps. Data caps vary widely, and can be anywhere from 250 Gigabytes all the way to one Terabyte. Data limits are generally very high, meaning they won't affect most users. AT&T Internet users in Stanley are advised to confirm data limitations while signing up, and not assume the caps based on what you've seen advertised.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Stanley
|AT&T Internet||DSL and Fiber||96.6%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Open Broadband||Fixed Wireless||8.0%+||100 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Cable and Fiber||100%||940 Mbps|
Compare Stanley to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Stanley||38.1 Mbps||8||$0.26 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +311 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +69 Mbps )||18 ( +10 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +61.6 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +73.6 Mbps )||21 ( +13 )||$0.21 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +77.2 Mbps )||9 ( +1 )||$0.26 ( + $0.00 )|