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|
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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.
- There are 12 internet providers in Williamston with 6 of those offering residential service
- Williamston is the 472nd most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Jamesville, Windsor, Bethel, and Robersonville, but behind Plymouth.
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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%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
13.9% of consumers in Williamston2,000 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.
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.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
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
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 )|