Internet providers in Clinton, NC

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Clinton internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Clinton 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 Clinton area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Clinton residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 61% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 49% of those living in Clinton.

There are six internet providers serving the Clinton area, and 89.56% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Clinton's six internet providers, prices start at $34.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Clinton

The largest internet providers in Clinton are CenturyLink, HughesNet, and ViaSat, Inc. bringing DSL and satellite options to Clinton.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Clinton residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Clinton’s third most-available internet provider, ViaSat, Inc., offers satellite to around 100% of Clinton residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Clinton covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Clinton 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 CenturyLink start at $49/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Clinton, $48.50.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Clinton, $2.55.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Clinton. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Clinton's providers, 288 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 Clinton covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Clinton 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 significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Clinton, $48.50.

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 Clinton, $2.55.

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 Clinton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Clinton's providers, 288 Mbps.

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ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet

Provider

ViaSat, Inc.

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from ViaSat, Inc. offers broadband to all households in Clinton covering 100% of the area.

ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Clinton 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 ViaSat, Inc. start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Clinton, $48.50.

ViaSat, Inc. customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Clinton, $2.55.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ViaSat, Inc. offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Clinton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Clinton's providers, 288 Mbps.

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Clinton, NC internet providers

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Provider
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 100 Mbps DSL 96%
Suddenlink $34.99/mo. 50 - 1,000 Mbps Cable 1.681%
StarVision, Inc. - - Fiber-optic 61%
StarVision, Inc. - - Cable 49%
Star Telephone Membership Corporation - - DSL 1.735%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Suddenlink is the fastest internet provider in Clinton with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.681% of households in Clinton. The next fastest internet provider in Clinton is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 96% of the area.

Suddenlink offers the cheapest internet in Clinton with plans starting at $34.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Clinton, $48.50.

StarVision, Inc. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Clinton, covering 61% of the city. Star Telephone Membership Corporation also offers fiber internet in Clinton and is available to 0.922% of households.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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.

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.