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Internet providers in Huntersville, NC

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Huntersville, NC internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL67%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic59%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Windstream - 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL3.501%
Windstream - 200 - 2,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.071%
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Huntersville internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Huntersville 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 Huntersville area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Huntersville residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 77% of those living in Huntersville.

There are six internet providers serving the Huntersville area, and 96.12% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Huntersville's six internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Huntersville

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 214 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable
AT&T 224 Mbps 172 Mbps DSL
Windstream 143 Mbps 50 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Huntersville

The largest internet providers in Huntersville are AT&T and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Huntersville.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most Huntersville residents, covering 67% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 59% of the area. Huntersville’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 100% of Huntersville residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

67%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in Huntersville covering 67% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Huntersville 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 Huntersville, $59.99.

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 Huntersville, $0.67.

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 Huntersville. These download speeds are available to 67% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Huntersville's providers, 353 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

59%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to about half of households in Huntersville covering 59% 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 Huntersville 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 Huntersville, $59.99.

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 Huntersville, $0.67.

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 Huntersville. These download speeds are available to 59% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Huntersville's providers, 353 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 Huntersville covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Huntersville 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 Huntersville, $59.99.

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 Huntersville, $0.67.

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 Huntersville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Huntersville's providers, 353 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Huntersville and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are about average in Huntersville at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Huntersville at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Huntersville 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 Huntersville with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 67% of households in Huntersville. The next fastest internet provider in Huntersville is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 59% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Huntersville with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Huntersville, $59.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Huntersville, covering 59% of the city. Windstream also offers fiber internet in Huntersville and is available to 0.071% of households.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

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.

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.