Internet providers in Forest Oaks, NC

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Forest Oaks internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Forest Oaks 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 Forest Oaks area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Forest Oaks residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Forest Oaks, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Forest Oaks area, and 99.41% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Forest Oaks's four internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Forest Oaks

The largest internet providers in Forest Oaks are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Forest Oaks.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Forest Oaks residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Forest Oaks’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Forest Oaks residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Forest Oaks covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Forest Oaks 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 AT&T start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Forest Oaks, $52.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Forest Oaks, $1.19.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Forest Oaks. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Forest Oaks's providers, 103 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Forest Oaks covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Forest Oaks, $52.49.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Forest Oaks, $1.19.

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 Forest Oaks. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Forest Oaks's providers, 103 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 Forest Oaks covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Forest Oaks 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Forest Oaks, $52.49.

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 Forest Oaks, $1.19.

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 Forest Oaks. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Forest Oaks's providers, 103 Mbps.

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Forest Oaks, NC internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 MbpsDSL97%
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Forest Oaks with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Forest Oaks. The next fastest internet provider in Forest Oaks is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 75 Mbps to 97% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Forest Oaks with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Forest Oaks, $52.49.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

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.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.