Internet providers in Boone, NC

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At 100%, broadband coverage in Boone 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 Boone area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Boone 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 14% of those living in Boone.

There are five internet providers serving the Boone area, and 98.69% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Boone's five 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 Boone

The largest internet providers in Boone are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Boone.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Boone residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Boone’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Boone 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

97%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Boone covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Boone 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 Boone, $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 Boone, $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 Boone. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Boone'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 Boone covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Boone 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 Boone, $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 Boone, $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 Boone. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Boone's providers, 353 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Boone covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Boone where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Boone, $52.49.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Boone, $0.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Boone. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Boone's providers, 353 Mbps.

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Boone, NC internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 1,000 Mbps Fiber-optic 7.982%
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 Mbps DSL 97%
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 Mbps Cable 100%
Skyline Telephone Membership Corporation - - DSL 20%
Skyline Telephone Membership Corporation - - Fiber-optic 9.264%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Boone with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 7.982% of households in Boone. The next fastest internet provider in Boone is Skyline Telephone Membership Corporation, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 9.264% of the area.

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

Skyline Telephone Membership Corporation is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Boone, covering 9.264% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in Boone and is available to 7.982% of households.

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.

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.

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.