Internet providers in 27856

Find internet providers serving the 27856 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

Shop local providers
Nashville City Map

Internet providers in your area

27856 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable15%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 80 MbpsDSL90%
Suddenlink $30.00 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable72%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
Shop providers Need help? Call: (844) 512-2720

27856 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 27856 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 27856 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 80% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Nashville, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the 27856 area, and 78.18% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 27856, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 27856

The largest internet providers serving the 27856 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Suddenlink bringing cable and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to many in the 27856 ZIP code, covering 15% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 90% of the area. Nashville’s third most-available internet provider, Suddenlink, offers cable to around 72% of residents in the 27856 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

15%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 27856 ZIP code, covering 15% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 27856 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 Nashville, $46.00.

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 Nashville, $0.65.

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 27856 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 15% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Nashville's providers, 283 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

80 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

90%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 27856 ZIP code, covering 90% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Nashville, $46.00.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Nashville, $0.65.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 80 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 27856 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Nashville's providers, 283 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Suddenlink cable internet

Provider
Suddenlink
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

72%

Cable from Suddenlink offers broadband to most households in the 27856 ZIP code, covering 72% of the area.

Suddenlink’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 27856 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Suddenlink start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Nashville, $46.00.

Suddenlink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Nashville, $0.65.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Suddenlink offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 27856 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 72% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Nashville's providers, 283 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 27856 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 27856 and the greater Nashville area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Nashville at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Nashville at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 27856 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 27856 frequently asked questions

Suddenlink is the fastest internet provider in the 27856 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 72% of households in 27856. The next fastest internet provider in the 27856 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 15% of the area.

Suddenlink offers the cheapest internet in the 27856 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Nashville, $46.00.

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.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

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.

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%.