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Internet Access in Wake Forest, North Carolina
The average download speed in Wake Forest is 149.29 Mbps. This is 26.4% faster than the average in North Carolina and 31.1% faster than the national average.
- There are 12 internet providers in Wake Forest with 7 of those offering residential service
- Wake Forest is the 150th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Rolesville and Knightdale, but behind Raleigh, Youngsville, and Franklinton.
- There are 8 companies offering business internet services in Wake Forest.
- In Wake County, approximately 1,000 people do not have access to 25mbps wired broadband.
- Residential fiber service is available to 34% of people living in Wake Forest.
- 7% of Wake Forest residents are still severely limited in wired broadband choices.
- North Carolina is the 16th most connected state in the U.S.
- Approximately 93% of Wake Forest residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.
- The fastest zip code in Wake Forest for July 2021 is 27587. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
6.9% of consumers in Wake Forest3,000 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 Wake Forest, North Carolina
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|CenturyLink||940 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||80.1%|
|AT&T Internet||940 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||8s||7.0%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Frontier Communications||30 Mbps||DSL||4m 33s||5.2%|
|Windstream||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||8.4%|