Broadband connectivity to help residents and businesses in Yancey County.
- Country Cablevision, a local Yancey County business, was awarded a $25.3 million broadband grant/loan to build a high speed fiber optic system to 97% of Yancey County businesses and residents. The grant will promote social and economic development by delivering critically needed digital services — video, data and voice over Internet protocol throughout the County. Construction is progressing at present.
- Frontier Communications offers DSL connectivity, plus telephone and cable connectivity for Yancey County residents.
There are other internet providers serving area, as well. Depending on location, these can be researched upon request.
This provides entrepreneurs and home-based businesses that are scattered throughout the county with connectivity, not only to their customers, but to the world.