Internet Providers in Williamston, North Carolina

Most Popular Internet Providers in Williamston, North Carolina:

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  • 1. CenturyLink
    98% Available
    98%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
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    940 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-940mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Installation: Tech installation fee of up to $125 may apply. Self-installation, if available at your location, may also be selected.
    • Price Range: $50 - $65
    • Contracts: None required
  • 2. T-Mobile Home Internet
    45% Available
    45%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $50 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. Suddenlink
    85.9% Available
    85.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
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    50 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 10
    • Speed Range: 200-940mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Includes standard installation.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $143.99
    Deal
    There are 13 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 6. Mediacom
    1.1% Available
    1.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
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    50 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 10
    • Speed Range: 60-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $19.99 - $199.99
    Deal
    There are 10 active deals on select plans from this provider
1 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Williamston. See All
1 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Williamston. See All
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-3mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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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 341 Internet plans in Williamston since founding in 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 424 records as of 2021. 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 Fixed Wireless, 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 2 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.

Internet Statistics 2021

2,000 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 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 Home Internet 100 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 45.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Williamston

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

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.

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.

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.

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

Data Cap Issues and Video Streaming Around Williamston

Data collected by our research team shows that many of the common ISPs use data caps for their residential Internet packages. Data caps are controversial because users see caps as a tactic for limiting streaming services. Providers insist data caps are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. Either way, the issue is the same: streaming video, which can consume one to seven Gigabytes/hour.

Compare Williamston to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Williamston 52.3 Mbps 7 $0.37 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +493.3 Mbps ) 19 ( +12 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +109 Mbps ) 18 ( +11 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +128.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +134.3 Mbps ) 24 ( +17 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +126.8 Mbps ) 9 ( +2 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )