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Internet providers in Dalton, GA

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Dalton, GA internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300-1,000 Mbps **Cable99%
Windstream $37.00 15 - 100 MbpsDSL90%
Windstream $37.00 15 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic2.065%
Dalton Utility $39.95 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Dalton internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Dalton 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 Dalton area will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 100% of Dalton residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 90% of those living in Dalton.

There are five internet providers serving the Dalton area, and 99.47% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Dalton's five internet providers, prices start at $37 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Dalton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Windstream 42 Mbps 18 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 99 Mbps 12 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Dalton

The largest internet providers in Dalton are Spectrum, Windstream, and Dalton Utility bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Dalton.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Dalton residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 90% of the area. Dalton’s third most-available internet provider, Dalton Utility, offers fiber-optic to around 100% of Dalton residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Dalton covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Dalton, $51.38.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1,000 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dalton, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Dalton. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Dalton's providers, 267 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$37/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

90%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to nearly all households in Dalton covering 90% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream uses telephone lines in Dalton 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 $37/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Dalton, $51.38.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.47 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dalton, $0.69.

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 Dalton. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Dalton's providers, 267 Mbps.

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Dalton Utility fiber-optic internet

Provider

Dalton Utility

Starting price*
$39.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Fiber-optic from Dalton Utility offers broadband to all households in Dalton covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Dalton Utility start at $39.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Dalton, $51.38.

Dalton Utility customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dalton, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Dalton Utility offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Dalton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Dalton's providers, 267 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Dalton and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Dalton at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Dalton at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Dalton residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Dalton Utility is the fastest internet provider in Dalton with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Dalton. The next fastest internet provider in Dalton is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in Dalton with plans starting at $37/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Dalton, $51.38.

Dalton Utility is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Dalton, covering 100% of the city. Windstream also offers fiber internet in Dalton and is available to 2.065% of households.

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.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

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