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Internet providers in 28262

Find internet providers serving the 28262 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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28262 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL89%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic46%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL21%
AccessMedia3 - -Wired5.220%
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28262 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 28262 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 28262 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 92% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 79% of those living in the 28262 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 28262 area, and 97.70% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 28262, 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
Windstream 116 Mbps 72 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 158 Mbps 22 Mbps Cable
AT&T 241 Mbps 175 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 28262

The largest internet providers serving the 28262 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 28262 ZIP code, covering 89% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 46% of the area. Charlotte’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 28262 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

89%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 28262 ZIP code, covering 89% 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Charlotte, $61.99.

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, $0.24.

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 28262 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 89% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Charlotte's providers, 404 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

46%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to about half of households in the 28262 ZIP code, covering 46% 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 28262 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Charlotte, $61.99.

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, $0.24.

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 28262 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 46% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Charlotte's providers, 404 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 28262 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 28262 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Charlotte, $61.99.

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, $0.24.

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 28262 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, 404 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 28262 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 28262 and the greater Charlotte area. HughesNet starting prices are about average in Charlotte at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are 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 28262 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 28262 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 28262 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 89% of households in 28262. The next fastest internet provider in the 28262 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 46% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 28262 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Charlotte, $61.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 28262 ZIP code, covering 46% of the city. Google Fiber also offers fiber internet in 28262 and is available to 3.220% of households.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

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.

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.