Internet providers in 28540

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Provider
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $45 12 - 140 MbpsDSL95%
CenturyLink $65 12 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic6.669%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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28540 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 28540 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 28540 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. 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 6.670% of those living in the 28540 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 28540 area, and 99.08% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 28540, prices start at $44.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 28540

The largest internet providers serving the 28540 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 28540 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 95% of the area. Jacksonville’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 28540 ZIP code.

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 the 28540 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 28540 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Jacksonville, $50.00.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Jacksonville, $1.67.

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 28540 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Jacksonville's providers, 148 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

140 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 28540 ZIP code, covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Jacksonville, $50.00.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Jacksonville, $1.67.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 140 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 28540 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Jacksonville's providers, 148 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 the 28540 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 28540 ZIP 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 Jacksonville, $50.00.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Jacksonville, $1.67.

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 28540 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Jacksonville's providers, 148 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 28540 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 28540 ZIP code with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 28540. The next fastest internet provider in the 28540 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 140 Mbps to 95% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 28540 ZIP with service starting at $44.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Jacksonville, $50.00.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 28540 ZIP code, covering 6.669% of the city.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

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.

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.