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Internet providers in 28723

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28723 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL98%
Morris Broadband $60.95 25 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic38%
Morris Broadband $60.95 25 - 100 MbpsCable38%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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28723 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 28723 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 28723 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 38% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 38% of those living in the 28723 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 28723 area, and 38.25% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 28723, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 28723

The largest internet providers serving the 28723 ZIP code are Frontier and Morris Broadband bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 28723 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Some will also have the option of cable from Morris Broadband, which covers 38% of the area. Cullowhee’s third most-available internet provider, Morris Broadband, offers fiber-optic to around 38% of residents in the 28723 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

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

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 28723 ZIP code, covering 98% 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 Cullowhee, $49.73.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cullowhee, $2.16.

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 28723 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Cullowhee's providers, 290 Mbps.

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Morris Broadband cable internet

Provider

Morris Broadband

Starting price*
$60.95/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

38%

Cable from Morris Broadband offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 28723 ZIP code, covering 38% of the area.

Morris Broadband’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 28723 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Morris Broadband start at $60.95/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Cullowhee, $49.73.

Morris Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.44 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cullowhee, $2.16.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Morris Broadband offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 28723 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 38% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Cullowhee's providers, 290 Mbps.

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Morris Broadband fiber-optic internet

Provider

Morris Broadband

Starting price*
$60.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

38%

Fiber-optic from Morris Broadband offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 28723 ZIP code, covering 38% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Morris Broadband is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 28723 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Morris Broadband start at $60.95/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Cullowhee, $49.73.

Morris Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.44 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cullowhee, $2.16.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Morris Broadband offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 28723 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 38% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Cullowhee's providers, 290 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 28723 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 28723 and the greater Cullowhee area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Cullowhee at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Cullowhee at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 28723 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 28723 frequently asked questions

Morris Broadband is the fastest internet provider in the 28723 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 38% of households in 28723. The next fastest internet provider in the 28723 ZIP code is Morris Broadband, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 38% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 28723 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Cullowhee, $49.73.

Morris Broadband is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 28723 ZIP code, covering 38% of the city.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.