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Internet providers in 28638

Find internet providers serving the 28638 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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28638 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL72%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic11%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL32%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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28638 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 28638 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 28638 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 88% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 24% of those living in the 28638 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 28638 area, and 97.51% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 28638, prices start at $45 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Hudson

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 106 Mbps 96 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 108 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 5 Mbps 2 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 28638

The largest internet providers serving the 28638 ZIP code are AT&T and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 28638 ZIP code, covering 72% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 11% of the area. Hudson’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 28638 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

72%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 28638 ZIP code, covering 72% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T 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 AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Hudson, $57.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hudson, $0.89.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 28638 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 72% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hudson's providers, 253 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

11%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 28638 ZIP code, covering 11% 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 28638 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Hudson, $57.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hudson, $0.89.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 28638 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 11% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hudson's providers, 253 Mbps.

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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 28638 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 28638 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 Hudson, $57.99.

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 Hudson, $0.89.

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 28638 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hudson's providers, 253 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 28638 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 28638 and the greater Hudson area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Hudson at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hudson at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 28638 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 28638 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 28638 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 72% of households in 28638. The next fastest internet provider in the 28638 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 11% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 28638 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Hudson, $57.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 28638 ZIP code, covering 11% of the city.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

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.