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Internet providers in 27514

Find internet providers serving the 27514 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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Provider
AT&T $40 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic60%
AT&T $30 100 - 75 MbpsDSL94%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL19%
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
Access Media 3 - -Wired7.832%
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27514 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 27514 ZIP code 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 27514 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. 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 60% of those living in the 27514 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 27514 area, and 99.78% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 27514, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 27514

The largest internet providers serving the 27514 ZIP code are AT&T and Frontier bringing DSL and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 27514 ZIP code, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 60% of the area. Chapel Hill’s third most-available internet provider, Frontier, offers DSL to around 19% of residents in the 27514 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 27514 ZIP code, covering 94% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines 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 Chapel Hill, $42.59.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chapel Hill, $0.70.

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 27514 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Chapel Hill's providers, 287 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

60%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 27514 ZIP code, covering 60% 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 27514 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Chapel Hill, $42.59.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chapel Hill, $0.70.

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 27514 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 60% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chapel Hill's providers, 287 Mbps.

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Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

19%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 27514 ZIP code, covering 19% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines 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 Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Chapel Hill, $42.59.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chapel Hill, $0.70.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 27514 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 19% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Chapel Hill's providers, 287 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 27514 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 27514 and the greater Chapel Hill area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Chapel Hill at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Chapel Hill at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 27514 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 27514 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 27514 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 60% of households in 27514. The next fastest internet provider in the 27514 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 27514 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Chapel Hill, $42.59.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 27514 ZIP code, covering 60% of the city.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

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