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Internet providers in High Point, NC

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High Point, NC internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic2.690%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL4.900%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable100%
North State Communications $49.99 200 - 100 MbpsDSL92%
North State Communications $49.99 200 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic78%
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High Point internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in High Point 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 High Point area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of High Point residents. 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 80% of those living in High Point.

There are five internet providers serving the High Point area, and 98.78% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among High Point's five internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in High Point

The largest internet providers in High Point are Spectrum and North State Communications bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to High Point.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all High Point residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from North State Communications, which covers 92% of the area. High Point’s third most-available internet provider, North State Communications, offers fiber-optic to around 78% of High Point residents.

Spectrum cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but High Point 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 High Point, $46.99.

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 High Point, $0.36.

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 High Point. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all High Point's providers, 502 Mbps.

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North State Communications DSL internet

Provider

North State Communications

Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from North State Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in High Point covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from North State Communications uses telephone lines in High Point 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 North State Communications start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in High Point, $46.99.

North State Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in High Point, $0.36.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, North State Communications offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in High Point. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all High Point's providers, 502 Mbps.

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North State Communications fiber-optic internet

Provider

North State Communications

Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

78%

Fiber-optic from North State Communications offers broadband to most households in High Point covering 78% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from North State Communications is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout High Point than other internet types.

Internet prices for North State Communications start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in High Point, $46.99.

North State Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in High Point, $0.36.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, North State Communications offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in High Point. These download speeds are available to 78% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all High Point's providers, 502 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of High Point, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside High Point, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in High Point with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 2.690% of households in High Point. The next fastest internet provider in High Point is North State Communications, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 78% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in High Point with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in High Point, $46.99.

North State Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in High Point, covering 78% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in High Point and is available to 2.690% of households.

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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

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.