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Internet Providers in Round O, South Carolina
Residential Internet Statistics for Round O, SC
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,200 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$96.47|
Most Popular Internet Providers in Round O, South Carolina:
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Internet Access in Round O, South Carolina
As made clear in the data listed below, wireless is the only realistic broadband technology for Round O residents.
97.75 percent of Round O is cut off from choice for broadband Internet service. This is not a shock, seeing as market competition between providers is not strong. Addresses in the city usually have 1 choices for Internet service, accounting for the entire community.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Round O's most widely available wired broadband choices.
Palmetto Rural Telephone Cooperative is also a commonly available broadband choice for Round O. They offer Fiber service in practically one hundred percent of Round O.
Internet coverage stats here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are based on a mix of public governmental data and private data collected from providers. Average statistics about speed and performance data is sourced primarily from M-Labs. Our in-house research team has hand-aggregated pricing and service data on 179 Internet plans in Round O to date.
Internet Statistics 2021
97.8% of consumers in Round O2,000 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 Round O, South Carolina
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Palmetto Rural Telephone Cooperative||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||99.9%|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||2.3%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Caps in Round O
Data from our research team shows that top ISPs use data caps on residential Internet packages. Data caps are controversial because subscribers see them as a tactic to discourage "cord cutting", while providers explain caps are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the culprit is streaming video, which can consume anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hr.
Compare Round O to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Round O||27.7 Mbps||4||$0.37 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +506.7 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.89 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +121.1 Mbps )||17 ( +13 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +132.9 Mbps )||15 ( +11 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +141.8 Mbps )||23 ( +19 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +134.4 Mbps )||8 ( +4 )||$0.38 ( + $0.00 )|