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Internet providers in 28227

Find internet providers serving the 28227 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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28227 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL96%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic58%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL5.280%
Windstream - 200 - 2,000 MbpsCable0.510%
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28227 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 28227 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 28227 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. 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 81% of those living in the 28227 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 28227 area, and 99.67% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 28227, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Charlotte

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 27 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Windstream 66 Mbps 63 Mbps DSL
AT&T 287 Mbps 209 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 125 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 28227

The largest internet providers serving the 28227 ZIP code are AT&T and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 28227 ZIP code, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 58% of the area. Charlotte’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 28227 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 28227 ZIP code, covering 96% 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 $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Charlotte, $51.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Charlotte, $0.36.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 28227 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Charlotte's providers, 606 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

58%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to about half of households in the 28227 ZIP code, covering 58% 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 28227 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Charlotte, $51.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Charlotte, $0.36.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 28227 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 58% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Charlotte's providers, 606 Mbps.

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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 the 28227 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 28227 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 Charlotte, $51.99.

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 Charlotte, $0.36.

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 28227 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Charlotte's providers, 606 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 28227 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 28227 and the greater Charlotte area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Charlotte at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Charlotte at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 28227 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 28227 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 28227 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in 28227. The next fastest internet provider in the 28227 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 58% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 28227 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Charlotte, $51.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 28227 ZIP code, covering 58% of the city. Windstream also offers fiber internet in 28227 and is available to 0.200% of households.

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.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

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.