Internet providers in 28306

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28306 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable99%
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic14%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL90%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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28306 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 28306 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 28306 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 99% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 14% of those living in the 28306 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 28306 area, and 97.50% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 28306, prices start at $44.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 28306

The largest internet providers serving the 28306 ZIP code are Spectrum and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 28306 ZIP code, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 90% of the area. Fayetteville’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 14% of residents in the 28306 ZIP code.

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 28306 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 28306 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Fayetteville, $50.00.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fayetteville, $0.72.

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 28306 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Fayetteville's providers, 359 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

90%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 28306 ZIP code, covering 90% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Fayetteville, $50.00.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fayetteville, $0.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 28306 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Fayetteville's providers, 359 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$65/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

14%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 28306 ZIP code, covering 14% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CenturyLink is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 28306 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $65/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Fayetteville, $50.00.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fayetteville, $0.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 28306 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 14% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fayetteville's providers, 359 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 28306 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 28306 and the greater Fayetteville area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Fayetteville at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Fayetteville at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 28306 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 28306 frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in the 28306 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 14% of households in 28306. The next fastest internet provider in the 28306 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 28306 ZIP with service starting at $44.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Fayetteville, $50.00.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 28306 ZIP code, covering 14% of the city.

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.

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.

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.