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Internet providers in 27704

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AT&T $40 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic50%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL96%
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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27704 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 27704 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 27704 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 99% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 50% of those living in the 27704 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 27704 area, and 97.37% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 27704, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 27704

The largest internet providers serving the 27704 ZIP code are AT&T, Frontier, and Spectrum bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to the area.

Fiber-optic internet from AT&T is available to most in the 27704 ZIP code, covering 50% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Frontier, which covers 96% of the area. Durham’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 99% of residents in the 27704 ZIP code.

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

50%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to about half of households in the 27704 ZIP code, covering 50% 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 27704 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 Durham, $44.59.

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 Durham, $1.09.

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 27704 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 50% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Durham's providers, 272 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

96%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 27704 ZIP code, covering 96% 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 Durham, $44.59.

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 Durham, $1.09.

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 27704 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Durham's providers, 272 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 27704 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 27704 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Durham, $44.59.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Durham, $1.09.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 27704 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Durham's providers, 272 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 27704 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 27704 and the greater Durham area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Durham at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Durham at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 27704 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 27704 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 27704 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 50% of households in 27704. The next fastest internet provider in the 27704 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 27704 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Durham, $44.59.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 27704 ZIP code, covering 50% of the city.

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.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.