Internet providers in 30518

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AT&T $40 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic42%
AT&T $30 100 - 75 MbpsDSL97%
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable99%
GTT Communications - -DSL4.984%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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30518 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 30518 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Georgia - 95%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 30518 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 42% of those living in the 30518 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 30518 area, and 99.14% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 30518, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 30518

The largest internet providers serving the 30518 ZIP code are AT&T and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 30518 ZIP code, covering 97% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 42% of the area. Buford’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 99% of residents in the 30518 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 30518 ZIP code, covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Buford, $46.25.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Buford, $0.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 30518 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Buford's providers, 353 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

42%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to about half of households in the 30518 ZIP code, covering 42% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from AT&T is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 30518 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Buford, $46.25.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Buford, $0.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 30518 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 42% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Buford's providers, 353 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 30518 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 30518 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Buford, $46.25.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Buford, $0.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 30518 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Buford's providers, 353 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 30518 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 30518 and the greater Buford area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Buford at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Buford at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 30518 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 30518 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 30518 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 42% of households in 30518. The next fastest internet provider in the 30518 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 99% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in the 30518 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Buford, $46.25.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 30518 ZIP code, covering 42% of the city.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.