Internet Providers in Williamston, NC

Residential Internet Statistics for Williamston, NC
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Williamston, North Carolina:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    98% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    98% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    45% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    45% Available
  • 3. Suddenlink
    85.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    85.9% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. Mediacom
    1.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    1.1% Available
1 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Williamston. See All
3 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Williamston. See All

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Internet Access in Williamston, North Carolina

Data on BroadbandNow is based on biannual FCC provider coverage reports. BroadbandNow also uses direct provider coverage reports to further validate that information. Plan, pricing, and other data is gathered by our data analysis division. We've analyzed and verified 385 Internet plans in Williamston since founding in 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 241 records as of 2022. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

Viasat Internet is the most widespread choice for Williamston residents. They are available to practically one hundred percent of Williamston. HughesNet is the most common second choice, serving virtually one hundred percent of the area with Satellite service. The fastest package advertised by HughesNet in Williamston is 25 megabits per second.

Looking at network tech available around the area, the most common hardwired broadband Internet connection infrastructures are DSL and Fiber and 5G Internet, with 97.96% and 44.98% respectively.

CenturyLink provides an alternative to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet). They offer a top speed of 80 Mbps. There are also 3 companies in Williamston offering enterprise-level subscriptions like T1. Our listings include every provider with business packages on their website, although some providers offer both residential and business-class broadband.

For a granular look at how broadband access varies around Williamston, activate the map below. The average amount of broadband competition is 1.87 companies covering each census block. Unfortunately, this low amount of competition leaves 13.87% of residents with only one provider.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Williamston, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 1.1%
Suddenlink Communications 940 Mbps Cable 8s 85.9%
CenturyLink 940 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 98.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 45.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
2,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Williamston is the 472nd most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Jamesville, Windsor, Bethel, and Robersonville, but behind Plymouth.

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

Approximately 900 people in Martin County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Approximately 86% of Williamston residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Martin County, approximately 4,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

Map of ISPs in Williamston

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Compare Williamston to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Williamston 60 Mbps 9 $0.52 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +521.7 Mbps ) 22 ( +13 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +112.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +139.7 Mbps ) 20 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +142.2 Mbps ) 27 ( +18 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +136.5 Mbps ) 11 ( +2 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )