Internet providers in Belmont, NC

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Belmont internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Belmont 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 Belmont area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Belmont residents. DSL 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 13% of those living in Belmont.

There are four internet providers serving the Belmont area, and 98.99% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Belmont's four internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Belmont

The largest internet providers in Belmont are AT&T and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Belmont.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Belmont residents, covering 93% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 13% of the area. Belmont’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 100% of Belmont residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

93%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Belmont covering 93% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Belmont 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Belmont, $52.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Belmont, $0.76.

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 Belmont. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Belmont's providers, 353 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

13%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in Belmont covering 13% 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 Belmont than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Belmont, $52.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Belmont, $0.76.

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 Belmont. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Belmont's providers, 353 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Belmont 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 Belmont, $52.49.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Belmont, $0.76.

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 Belmont. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Belmont's providers, 353 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Belmont, NC internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic13%
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 MbpsDSL93%
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Belmont with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 13% of households in Belmont. The next fastest internet provider in Belmont is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 100% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Belmont with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Belmont, $52.49.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Belmont, covering 13% of the city.

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.

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.

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.