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Internet providers in 27021

Find internet providers serving the 27021 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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27021 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable98%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL8.530%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL98%
Windstream - 200 - 2,000 MbpsCable6.200%
Windstream $75.00 200 - 2,000 MbpsFiber-optic6.170%
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27021 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 27021 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 27021 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 98% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 62% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 57% of those living in the 27021 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 27021 area, and 99.35% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 27021, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in King

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Windstream 68 Mbps 40 Mbps DSL
CenturyLink 18 Mbps 12 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 123 Mbps 9 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 27021

The largest internet providers serving the 27021 ZIP code are Spectrum, Windstream, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 27021 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 98% of the area. King’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 27021 ZIP code.

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

98%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 27021 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 27021 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 King, $58.74.

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 King, $0.39.

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 27021 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all King's providers, 109 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

2,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to nearly all households in the 27021 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream 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 Windstream start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in King, $58.74.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.10 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in King, $0.39.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in 27021 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all King's providers, 109 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 27021 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 27021 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in King, $58.74.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in King, $0.39.

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 27021 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all King's providers, 109 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 27021 frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in the 27021 ZIP code with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in 27021. The next fastest internet provider in the 27021 ZIP code is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps to 6.200% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 27021 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in King, $58.74.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 27021 ZIP code, covering 6.170% 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.

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.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.