Internet Providers in Pawleys Island, South Carolina

Most Popular Internet Providers in Pawleys Island, South Carolina:

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  • 1. Spectrum
    99.5% Available
    99.5%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $49.99 - $152.97

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    Wireless speeds may vary
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 6
    • Speed Range: 200-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Includes self-installation activation.
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $152.97
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. Frontier
    95.6% Available
    95.6%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $49.99 - $49.99

    Call For Speed Availability
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 30-30mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $49.99
    • Contracts: None required
  • 3. T-Mobile Home Internet
    32.2% Available
    32.2%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $55

    Speeds up to:
    115 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 115-115mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $50 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $49.99 - $199.99

    Speeds up to:
    50 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 required
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $39.99 - $149.99

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
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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. 6. Ultra Home Internet
    32.2% Available
    32.2%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $59.99 - $289.99

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    Set up new service: Order Online
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $289.99
    • Contracts: None required
    Set up new service: Order Online
  • 7. 7. HTC
    53.2% Available
    53.2%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $49.95 - $74.95

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 300-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $49.95 - $74.95
  • 8. 8. Horry Telephone Cooperative
    30.9% Available
    30.9%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $59.95 - $99.95

    Speeds up to:
    300 Mbps
    Download
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    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-300mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $59.95 - $99.95
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $75

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $60 - $85

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $55 - $65

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
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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 Pawleys Island, South Carolina

Viasat Internet has the strongest coverage footprint in Pawleys Island. HughesNet is also commonly available.

Every primary Internet network type can be found in Pawleys Island, including fiber and cable/DSL. Wide availability of fiber is correlated with robust broadband. Unsurprisingly, Pawleys Island outperforms the South Carolina average by 2.03%. This trend can be seen via the speed averages below. cable currently has close to one hundred percent coverage within city limits, and DSL has coverage of 95.55 percent.

Keep in mind that since FCC availability data is currently tallied up twice annually and only published 6+ months after, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies. Our process incorporates availability data directly from some major ISPs to help reduce the lag.

Spectrum is another common Internet choice in Pawleys Island. They offer mainly Cable connections with coverage in close to one hundred percent of the area.

Overall, the competition between providers in Pawleys Island isn't strong (2.79 providers available per census block). 2-3 providers per resident isn't much, but it's enough to create competition around price and service quality, which is good for consumer living in well-wired neighborhoods.

Internet Statistics 2022

400 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 Pawleys Island, South Carolina

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Horry Telephone Cooperative 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 53.2%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 99.5%
Horry Telephone Cooperative 300 Mbps Cable 27s 30.9%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile Home Internet 115 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 11s 32.2%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Ultra Home Internet 100 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 32.2%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL 4m 33s 95.6%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Pawleys Island

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Pawleys Island is the 56th most connected city in South Carolina ahead of Georgetown, Andrews, and Mc Clellanville, but behind Myrtle Beach and Murrells Inlet.

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

Approximately 4,000 people in Georgetown 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: 53% of people living in Pawleys Island 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 97% of Pawleys Island 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 Georgetown County, approximately 6,000 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 in Pawleys Island

Data collected by our researchers suggests that many of the popular providers place some sort of limit on streaming for their residential Internet packages. Data caps are disliked because subscribers view caps as a tactic to stop streaming services. Providers maintain that caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. In either case, the culprit is the same: video streaming, which easily consumes anywhere from 1–7GB/hour.

Compare Pawleys Island to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Pawleys Island 169.9 Mbps 8 $0.69 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +375.7 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( -8.6 Mbps ) 20 ( +12 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +11 Mbps ) 19 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +16.7 Mbps ) 26 ( +18 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +9.2 Mbps ) 10 ( +2 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )