Internet Providers in Wingate, North Carolina
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Residential Internet Statistics for Wingate, NC
|Wired Internet Providers:||2|
|Average Speed Test Result:||275.78 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||940 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||0.74%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Wingate, North Carolina
Internet Access in Wingate, North Carolina
So far as network types, cable Internet service is currently the most available wired high speed network technology in Wingate. According to our coverage data, it is the only high speed Internet option for most all blocks in Wingate.
Spectrum is an alternative to the primary providers. They offer 92 percent availability and a top speed of 940 Mbps.
The broadband coverage information on this page comes via FCC reports. Data is enhanced using privatized data sources to create more accurate results than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Data on pricing and speed of individual Internet plans is generated by our data team, who collect thousands of plans every year.
The majority of Wingate households have 2 wired broadband service providers available (2.06 per census block). 4.69% of Wingate residents have one or fewer options. Regardless of other services available, DSL and cable broadband generally offer the best pricing for home use.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the most commonly avialable ISPs in Wingate in terms of coverage area. The more common providers frequently compete at addresses in most neighborhoods around Wingate.
- There are 9 internet providers in Wingate with 4 of those offering residential service
- Wingate is the 341st most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Marshville, Polkton, and Peachland, but behind Monroe and Indian Trail.
- The fastest zip code in Wingate for February 2021 is 28174. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
4.7% of consumers in Wingate400 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 Wingate, North Carolina
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|Frontier Communications||115 Mbps||DSL||1m 11s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Wingate, North Carolina
- Spectrum - 92.5% Availability in Wingate - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
- Frontier - 13.9% Availability in Wingate - Speeds up to 115 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Wingate - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Wingate - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Internet Service for Educational Purposes in Wingate
Economic development reports often find a strong correlation between web access and performance in schooling. For education, home Internet access is practically a requirement as universities like Wingate University adapt web-based systems to manage coursework. Looking at 3,947 speed tests recorded over the past year at areas within two miles of Wingate University campus, performance averages are in the region of 275.78 Mbps — considerably above the lowest connection speed needed for streaming video and interfacing with hosted or communication platforms.
Data Caps and Video Streaming in Wingate
Data collected by our market researchers suggests that some of the common providers in the area currently use data caps for their residential Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue since users see caps as a strategy for limiting streaming services. Providers maintain that data caps are a necessary tool for managing heavy network traffic. Either way, the culprit is the same: streaming video, which can use anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Wingate
|Frontier Communications||DSL||13.9%+||115 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Cable||100%||940 Mbps|
|Frontier Business||DSL||34.4%+||115 Mbps|
Compare Wingate to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Wingate||275.8 Mbps||6||$0.22 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +73.3 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( -168.7 Mbps )||18 ( +12 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( -176.1 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( -164.1 Mbps )||21 ( +15 )||$0.21 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( -160.5 Mbps )||9 ( +3 )||$0.25 ( + $0.00 )|
Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Wingate
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