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Internet providers in 28759

Find internet providers serving the 28759 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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28759 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 50 MbpsDSL100%
Morris Broadband $60.95 25 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic100%
Morris Broadband $60.95 25 - 100 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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28759 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 28759 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 28759 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 100% of those living in the 28759 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 28759 area. Among four internet providers in 28759, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Mills River

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 32 Mbps 14 Mbps DSL
Morris Broadband 197 Mbps 13 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in 28759

The largest internet providers serving the 28759 ZIP code are AT&T and Morris Broadband bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 28759 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Morris Broadband, which covers 100% of the area. Mills River’s third most-available internet provider, Morris Broadband, offers fiber-optic to around 100% of residents in the 28759 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in the 28759 ZIP code, covering 100% 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 Mills River, $50.23.

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 Mills River, $2.09.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 28759 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Mills River's providers, 297 Mbps.

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Morris Broadband cable internet

Provider

Morris Broadband

Starting price*
$60.95/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Morris Broadband offers broadband to all households in the 28759 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Morris Broadband’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 28759 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Morris Broadband start at $60.95/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Mills River, $50.23.

Morris Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.44 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mills River, $2.09.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Morris Broadband offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 28759 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Mills River's providers, 297 Mbps.

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Morris Broadband fiber-optic internet

Provider

Morris Broadband

Starting price*
$60.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Fiber-optic from Morris Broadband offers broadband to all households in the 28759 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Morris Broadband is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 28759 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Morris Broadband start at $60.95/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Mills River, $50.23.

Morris Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.44 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mills River, $2.09.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Morris Broadband offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 28759 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Mills River's providers, 297 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 28759 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 28759 and the greater Mills River area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Mills River at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Mills River at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 28759 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 28759 frequently asked questions

Morris Broadband is the fastest internet provider in the 28759 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 28759. The next fastest internet provider in the 28759 ZIP code is Morris Broadband, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 100% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in the 28759 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Mills River, $50.23.

Morris Broadband is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 28759 ZIP code, covering 100% of the city.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.