Internet providers in Archer Lodge, NC

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Archer Lodge, NC internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 25 MbpsDSL26%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic5.952%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 25 MbpsDSL99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Archer Lodge internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Archer Lodge 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 Archer Lodge area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Archer Lodge residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 5.950% of those living in Archer Lodge.

There are five internet providers serving the Archer Lodge area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Archer Lodge's five internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Archer Lodge

The largest internet providers in Archer Lodge are AT&T, Spectrum, and CenturyLink bringing DSL and cable options to Archer Lodge.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to many Archer Lodge residents, covering 26% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Archer Lodge’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers DSL to around 99% of Archer Lodge residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

26%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to some, but not many households in Archer Lodge covering 26% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Archer Lodge 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 Archer Lodge, $46.00.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Archer Lodge, $0.81.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Archer Lodge. These download speeds are available to 26% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Archer Lodge's providers, 277 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Archer Lodge 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 Archer Lodge, $46.00.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Archer Lodge, $0.81.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Archer Lodge. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Archer Lodge's providers, 277 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to all households in Archer Lodge covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Archer Lodge 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Archer Lodge, $46.00.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Archer Lodge, $0.81.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Archer Lodge. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Archer Lodge's providers, 277 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in Archer Lodge with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 5.952% of households in Archer Lodge. The next fastest internet provider in Archer Lodge is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 100% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Archer Lodge with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Archer Lodge, $46.00.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Archer Lodge, covering 5.952% of the city.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.