Internet Providers in Wrightsville Beach, NC

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Residential Internet Statistics for Wrightsville Beach, NC
Internet Providers: 8
Internet Plans: 12
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $68.31

Internet Access in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina

Wrightsville Beach currently has two common wired Internet providers: Spectrum and Viasat Internet. Spectrum mostly offers Cable service. Their network offers speeds up to 940 Mbps and coverage in near one hundred percent of the population. Spectrum also sells TV and bundles. As for Viasat, they offer Satellite, with coverage in close to one hundred percent of Wrightsville Beach. Spectrum also offers business-class Internet in Wrightsville Beach.

The Internet packages listed on this page are gathered manually by our research division.

HughesNet and EarthLink can also provide Internet service in Wrightsville Beach, with significant overlap in some neighborhoods.

Wrightsville Beach residents on average have more than one Internet providers to choose from, although this number tends to rise and dip from block to block. View the mapping tool below to discover how competition shifts in different parts of Wrightsville Beach.

In summary, the widest available broadband choices for Wrightsville Beach Internet users are Cable and Fiber. The coverage maps and user speed test data seen below show where the real-world speed test results vary between neighborhoods and providers in the area.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
EarthLink Fiber 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
AT&T Fiber 940 Mbps Fiber 8s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s
EarthLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina

  • EarthLink - DSL - 99.6% Availability in Wrightsville Beach - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • AT&T Internet - IPBB - 74.1% Availability in Wrightsville Beach - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Spectrum - Cable - 100.0% Availability in Wrightsville Beach - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • AT&T Fiber - Fiber - 82.4% Availability in Wrightsville Beach - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • EarthLink - Fiber - 82.1% Availability in Wrightsville Beach - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Wrightsville Beach - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Wrightsville Beach - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Wrightsville Beach

Wrightsville Beach Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Wrightsville Beach is the 309th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Castle Hayne, but behind Leland, Wilmington, Hampstead, and Carolina Beach.

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

Approximately 200 people in New Hanover 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.

Fiber Availability: 82% of people living in Wrightsville Beach have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 100% of Wrightsville Beach 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Wrightsville Beach

Provider Type Coverage Speed
EarthLink DSL 99.6%+ 100 Mbps
AT&T Internet IPBB 74.1%+ 100 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Fiber Fiber 82.4%+ 940 Mbps
EarthLink Fiber Fiber 82.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Communication Specialists Fixed Wireless 23.6%+ 20 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Fiber 24.1%+ 940 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 17.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Spectrum Business Fiber 15.5%+ 940 Mbps
Windstream Copper 3.7%+ 5 Mbps

Compare Wrightsville Beach to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Wrightsville Beach 43.7 Mbps 8 $0.54 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +371.7 Mbps ) 16 ( +8 ) $0.70 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +75.2 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +72.5 Mbps ) 15 ( +7 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +83.7 Mbps ) 23 ( +15 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +83.9 Mbps ) 8 $0.37 ( $0.00 )