Columbia Residential Internet Coverage
With nearly 92% of Columbia residents working in white collar jobs, the town has come to count on reliable internet for both work and pleasure. Due to the long commutes, many people take advantage of public transportation and the WiFi services they provide to make good use of their commute time.
Given the high demand for constant connection, Verizon FiOS offers fiber optic connections to 96% of Columbia, including the Simpsonville and Thunder Hill Road/Lightning View Road neighborhoods.
Cable internet is also popular in this area with Xfinity providing connections to 98% of residents. Atlantic Broadband covers the 2% of residents who want cable internet, but cannot connect with Xfinity.
Businesses in Columbia follow the trends of residential consumers. Verizon FiOS fiber optics are available to 96% of Columbia businesses, both large and small. Cable internet from Xfinity comes in slightly higher with the business market at 98%. Copper wire from Megpath reaches 90% of businesses, making it a viable option for those who need it.
Fastest Internet Service Providers in Columbia
Verizon offers internet at speeds up to 940 Mbps
Xfinity offers internet at speeds up to 1000 Mbps
Viasat offers internet at speeds up to 25 Mbps
Windstream offers internet at speeds up to 100 Mbps