Internet Providers in Sunbury, NC

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Residential Internet Statistics for Sunbury, NC
Internet Providers: 4
Internet Plans: 4
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $69.99

Internet Access in Sunbury, North Carolina

DSL infrastructure and Cable make up the most prevalent wired broadband networks in Sunbury, showing 99.30 and 72.02 percent network reach within city limits.

CenturyLink provides an alternative to the primary providers, serving Sunbury with a top speed of 80 Mbps. There are also 2 providers in Sunbury selling enterprise-level subscriptions such as point-to-point connectivity or custom fiber loops. We list all providers with business plans advertised on their website.

The Internet coverage information on this page is primarily sourced via provider coverage reports. Listings here are cross-validated using private databases to create more useful listings than is available from the FCC directly. Data on pricing and speeds of current Internet plans is generated through our research experts, who gather tens of thousands of data points annually. We've analyzed 189 Sunbury Internet plans from 2014 to the present. There are 23 Internet or bundled plans currently active in the area.

Viasat Internet is the most likely Internet choice in Sunbury. practically one hundred percent of Sunbury census blocks can get access to them. HughesNet is the most likely second choice, providing near one hundred percent of residents with predominantly Satellite service. The fastest package we've seen for HughesNet in Sunbury is 25 megabits per second download.

On the whole, the number of options locals have for Internet in Sunbury is not high — most of the area has 1-2 providers. 400 of area residents have one of fewer options for broadband — as is verifiable in the availability map below. (That's 27.98 percent of the population with a single source of Internet.) View the interactive map below to understand how coverage varies between neighborhoods in Sunbury.

Internet Statistics 2021

400 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Sunbury, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Sunbury, North Carolina

  • CenturyLink - DSL - 99.3% Availability in Sunbury - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Spectrum - Cable - 72.0% Availability in Sunbury - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Sunbury - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Sunbury - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Sunbury

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Sunbury is the 389th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Tyner, Corapeake, Gates, and Eure, but behind South Mills.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 200 people in Gates County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Approximately 72% of Sunbury residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Gates County, approximately 5,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Sunbury

Provider Type Coverage Speed
CenturyLink DSL 99.3%+ 100 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 72.0%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL 100% 80 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 61.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 28.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
CenturyLink Business Fiber 11.2%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Sunbury to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Sunbury 12.7 Mbps 4 $0.95 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +402.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.54 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +106.2 Mbps ) 17 ( +13 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +103.5 Mbps ) 14 ( +10 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +114.7 Mbps ) 23 ( +19 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +114.9 Mbps ) 8 ( +4 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )