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Internet providers in Archdale, NC

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Archdale, NC internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
North State Communications $39.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL98%
North State Communications $39.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsFiber-optic62%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Archdale internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Archdale is comparable to the rest of North Carolina - 99%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Archdale area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Archdale residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 80% of those living in Archdale.

There are four internet providers serving the Archdale area, and 97.79% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Archdale's four internet providers, prices start at $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Archdale

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 52 Mbps 9 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Archdale

The largest internet providers in Archdale are Spectrum and North State Communications bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Archdale.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Archdale residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from North State Communications, which covers 98% of the area. Archdale’s third most-available internet provider, North State Communications, offers fiber-optic to around 62% of Archdale residents.

Spectrum cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Archdale covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Archdale, $56.24.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 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 Archdale, $0.31.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Archdale. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Archdale's providers, 339 Mbps.

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North State Communications DSL internet

Provider

North State Communications

Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

2,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from North State Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in Archdale covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from North State Communications uses telephone lines in Archdale 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 North State Communications start at $39.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Archdale, $56.24.

North State Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Archdale, $0.31.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, North State Communications offers download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Archdale. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Archdale's providers, 339 Mbps.

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North State Communications fiber-optic internet

Provider

North State Communications

Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

2,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

62%

Fiber-optic from North State Communications offers broadband to most households in Archdale covering 62% of the area.

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

Internet prices for North State Communications start at $39.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Archdale, $56.24.

North State Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Archdale, $0.31.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, North State Communications offers download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Archdale. These download speeds are available to 62% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Archdale's providers, 339 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Archdale and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Archdale at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Archdale at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Archdale residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

North State Communications is the fastest internet provider in Archdale with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Archdale. The next fastest internet provider in Archdale is North State Communications, offering download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps to 62% of the area.

North State Communications offers the cheapest internet in Archdale with plans starting at $39.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Archdale, $56.24.

North State Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Archdale, covering 62% of the city.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.