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Internet providers in Lenoir, NC

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Lenoir, NC internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL93%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic5.254%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Chesnee Communications $20.00 5 - 1,000 MbpsDSL6.265%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Lenoir internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Lenoir 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 Lenoir area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Lenoir 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 61% of those living in Lenoir.

There are eight internet providers serving the Lenoir area, and 95.01% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Lenoir's eight internet providers, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Lenoir

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 15 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Spectrum 253 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable
AT&T 76 Mbps 48 Mbps DSL
Viasat 6 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in Lenoir

The largest internet providers in Lenoir are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Lenoir.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Lenoir residents, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Lenoir’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Lenoir 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

93%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Lenoir covering 93% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Lenoir 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 Lenoir, $51.99.

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 Lenoir, $0.80.

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 Lenoir. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lenoir's providers, 260 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 Lenoir covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lenoir, $51.99.

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 Lenoir, $0.80.

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 Lenoir. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lenoir's providers, 260 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 Lenoir covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Lenoir 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 significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Lenoir, $51.99.

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 Lenoir, $0.80.

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 Lenoir. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lenoir's providers, 260 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Lenoir with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 93% of households in Lenoir. The next fastest internet provider in Lenoir is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 5.254% of the area.

Chesnee Communications offers the cheapest internet in Lenoir with plans starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lenoir, $51.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Lenoir, covering 5.254% of the city.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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%.

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.