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Internet providers in 28112

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28112 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL76%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable99%
Windstream $19.99 15 - 100 MbpsDSL8.346%
Windstream $25.00 15 - 20 MbpsCable0.781%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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28112 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 28112 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 28112 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 99% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 83% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Monroe, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the 28112 area, and 82.82% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 28112, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 28112

The largest internet providers serving the 28112 ZIP code are Frontier, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to most in the 28112 ZIP code, covering 76% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 99% of the area. Monroe’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 28112 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

76%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to most households in the 28112 ZIP code, covering 76% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Monroe, $40.59.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Monroe, $0.74.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 28112 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 76% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Monroe's providers, 96 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 28112 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 28112 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Monroe, $40.59.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Monroe, $0.74.

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 28112 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Monroe's providers, 96 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 28112 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 28112 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 significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Monroe, $40.59.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Monroe, $0.74.

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 28112 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Monroe's providers, 96 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 28112 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 28112 ZIP code with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in 28112. The next fastest internet provider in the 28112 ZIP code is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 8.346% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in the 28112 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Monroe, $40.59.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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.

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.