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Internet providers in 28311

Find internet providers serving the 28311 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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28311 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL94%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic8.710%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL3.030%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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28311 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 28311 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 28311 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 8.710% of those living in the 28311 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 28311 area, and 99.27% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 28311, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Fayetteville

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 124 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 76 Mbps 60 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 28311

The largest internet providers serving the 28311 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 28311 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 94% of the area. Fayetteville’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 28311 ZIP code.

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 28311 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 28311 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Fayetteville, $58.74.

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 Fayetteville, $0.53.

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 28311 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fayetteville's providers, 307 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 28311 ZIP code, covering 94% 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 $50/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Fayetteville, $58.74.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fayetteville, $0.53.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 28311 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fayetteville's providers, 307 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 28311 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 28311 ZIP 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Fayetteville, $58.74.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fayetteville, $0.53.

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 28311 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Fayetteville's providers, 307 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 28311 frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in the 28311 ZIP code with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 3.030% of households in 28311. The next fastest internet provider in the 28311 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 100% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 28311 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Fayetteville, $58.74.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 28311 ZIP code, covering 8.710% of the city.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.