Internet providers in Canton, GA

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Provider
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 987 MbpsCable95%
Windstream $19.99 10 - 100 MbpsDSL99%
Windstream $75 10 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic25%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Canton internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Canton 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 Canton area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Canton residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 26% of those living in Canton.

There are four internet providers serving the Canton area, and 94.98% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Canton's four internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Canton

The largest internet providers in Canton are Xfinity and Windstream bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Canton.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Canton residents, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 99% of the area. Canton’s third most-available internet provider, Windstream, offers fiber-optic to around 25% of Canton residents.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

95%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Canton covering 95% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Canton, $39.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Canton, $2.22.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Canton. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Canton's providers, 306 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to all households in Canton covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream uses telephone lines in Canton 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 Windstream start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Canton, $39.99.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Canton, $2.22.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in Canton. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Canton's providers, 306 Mbps.

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Windstream fiber-optic internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$75/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

25%

Fiber-optic from Windstream offers broadband to some, but not many households in Canton covering 25% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Windstream is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Canton than other internet types.

Internet prices for Windstream start at $75/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Canton, $39.99.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $7.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Canton, $2.22.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in Canton. These download speeds are available to 25% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Canton's providers, 306 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Canton, you’ll likely have options from DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Canton, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Canton with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 95% of households in Canton. The next fastest internet provider in Canton is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in Canton with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Canton, $39.99.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Canton, covering 25% of the city.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.