Internet Providers in Windsor, North Carolina

Most Popular Internet Providers in Windsor, North Carolina:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    95.7% Available
    95.7%

    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 - None required
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 3. 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 - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Mediacom
    73.3% Available
    73.3%

    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
  • 5. 5. Roanoke Connect
    11.5% Available
    11.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
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    1000 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Free installation for Roanoke Electric Cooperative Member.
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $125.99
  • 1. Mediacom Business
    43.4% Available
    43.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    50 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 60-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Free standard installation.
    • Price Range: $129.95 - $329.95
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • Roanoke Connect
    0.5% Available
    0.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
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    1000 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $89.99 - $199.99
  • 2. CenturyLink Business
    22.2% Available
    22.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    100 Mbps
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  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    99.9% Available
    99.9%

    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
    99.5% Available
    99.5%

    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 Windsor, North Carolina

FCC data shows two major broadband service options in Windsor: cable (73.31% availability) and DSL (95.67% coverage). Cable Internet is generally provided via traditional cable TV corporations, using their pre-existing coaxial television wires mounted on utility poles. DSL, similarly, is delivered over phone lines. The vast majority of Windsor neighborhoods and census blocks have access to cable service or DSL from two alternating companies.

As of recent FCC reporting, 27.82 percent of Windsor households (2,000 residents total) are limited to a single option for wired Internet, or none.

Viasat Internet offers the widest availability for Windsor residents. near one hundred percent of Windsor census blocks can receive Internet service from them. HughesNet is the most common second option, serving practically one hundred percent of residents with predominantly Satellite service. The fastest plan we've seen for HughesNet in Windsor is 25 Mbps download.

CenturyLink provides a common alternative, serving Windsor with a maximum download speed of 100 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't actually the only way to get Internet access in Windsor. fixed wireless providers such as Roanoke Connect are able to reach 15 Mbps over direct wireless hardware.

Broadband coverage statistics here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are calculated from public government data and private data we collect directly from industry sources, or through private sources. Average statistics about speed data comes from M-Labs, the speed test tool shown within BroadbandNow and Google and Chrome search results. Our market researchers have manually gathered package price for 201 Internet packages for Windsor as of 2021.

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 Windsor, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 73.3%
CenturyLink 940 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 95.7%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Windsor

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Windsor is the 525th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Jamesville, Williamston, and Aulander, but behind Plymouth and Colerain.

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

Approximately 800 people in Bertie 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 Windsor 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 Bertie 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.

Data Cap Issues and Cord Cutting Around Windsor

Data from our research team shows that top ISPs in Windsor place some sort of limit on streaming on home Internet plans. Data caps are disliked since customers see caps as a tactic for limiting streaming, while providers maintain they are a reasonable strategy for managing network congestion. Either way, the issue is the same: streaming services, which can use 1–7GB per hour.

Compare Windsor to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Windsor 47.8 Mbps 6 $0.39 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +486.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.41 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +101 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.22 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +112.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +121.7 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +114.3 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )