North Carolina



State broadband website(s):

North Carolina Broadband Infrastructure Office (BroadbandIO)

State broadband contact(s):

NC Broadband is the statewide effort to expand high-speed Internet access. The effort includes: a Technical Assistance program that consists of an on-the-ground technical support team that is responsible for working with counties and communities across the state to provide needed broadband expertise; the GREAT Grant Program that provides grants to private providers of broadband services to facilitate the deployment of broadband service to unserved areas of the North Carolina; and a digital literacy position in the Office of the State Librarian to promote digital literacy statewide.

State broadband coordinator:

North Carolina Broadband Infrastructure Office (BroadbandIO)

Broadband programs:

NC Broadband is the statewide effort to expand high-speed Internet access. The effort includes: a Technical Assistance program that consists of an on-the-ground technical support team that is responsible for working with counties and communities across the state to provide needed broadband expertise; the GREAT Grant Program that provides grants to private providers of broadband services to facilitate the deployment of broadband service to unserved areas of the North Carolina; and a digital literacy position in the Office of the State Librarian to promote digital literacy statewide.

Funding for broadband:

Consult the BroadbandIO website for current funding levels.

State information is gathered by BroadbandUSA using publically available sources (e.g. state websites). The information is validated by the points-of-contact at each state-level agency(-ies). This information was last updated Summer 2018. The information is reviewed and updated periodically.