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Internet providers in Lincolnton, NC

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Lincolnton, NC internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL97%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic2.255%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable99%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Lincolnton internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Lincolnton 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 Lincolnton area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Lincolnton residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 41% of those living in Lincolnton.

There are four internet providers serving the Lincolnton area, and 98.76% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Lincolnton's four 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 Lincolnton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 137 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable
Viasat 38 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
AT&T 100 Mbps 75 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Lincolnton

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

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Lincolnton residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 99% of the area. Lincolnton’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Lincolnton 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

97%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Lincolnton covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Lincolnton 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 Lincolnton, $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 Lincolnton, $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 Lincolnton. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lincolnton'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

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Lincolnton covering 99% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Lincolnton 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 Lincolnton, $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 Lincolnton, $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 Lincolnton. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lincolnton's providers, 353 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 Lincolnton covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Lincolnton 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lincolnton, $59.99.

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 Lincolnton, $0.67.

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

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Lincolnton with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in Lincolnton. The next fastest internet provider in Lincolnton is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 2.255% of the area.

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

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Lincolnton, covering 2.255% of the city.

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Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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.