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Internet providers in 28078

Find internet providers serving the 28078 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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28078 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic59%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL72%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable99%
Windstream $19.99 15 - 100 MbpsDSL3.810%
MI-Connection Communications System $55.00 50 - 200 MbpsCable23%
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28078 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 28078 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 28078 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 59% of those living in the 28078 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 28078 area, and 97.61% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 28078, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Huntersville

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 224 Mbps 172 Mbps Fiber-optic
Windstream 143 Mbps 50 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 203 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 28078

The largest internet providers serving the 28078 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 28078 ZIP code, covering 72% 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 99% of residents in the 28078 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

72%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 28078 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Huntersville, $43.33.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Huntersville, $0.80.

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 28078 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 72% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Huntersville's providers, 285 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

59%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to about half of households in the 28078 ZIP code, 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 28078 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Huntersville, $43.33.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Huntersville, $0.80.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 28078 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 59% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Huntersville's providers, 285 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 28078 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 28078 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 Huntersville, $43.33.

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 Huntersville, $0.80.

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 28078 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Huntersville's providers, 285 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 28078 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 28078 and the greater Huntersville area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Huntersville at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Huntersville at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 28078 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 28078 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 28078 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 59% of households in 28078. The next fastest internet provider in the 28078 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in the 28078 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Huntersville, $43.33.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 28078 ZIP code, covering 59% of the city.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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