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Internet providers in Pittsboro, NC

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Pittsboro, NC internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL89%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic16%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Pittsboro internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Pittsboro 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 Pittsboro area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Pittsboro residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 16% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.220% of those living in Pittsboro.

There are four internet providers serving the Pittsboro area, and 96.84% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Pittsboro's four internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Pittsboro

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 20 Mbps 3 Mbps Satellite
HughesNet 9 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Spectrum 130 Mbps 18 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 14 Mbps 32 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Pittsboro

The largest internet providers in Pittsboro are Spectrum and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Pittsboro.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Pittsboro residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 89% of the area. Pittsboro’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 16% of Pittsboro residents.

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 Pittsboro covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Pittsboro 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 Pittsboro, $58.74.

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 Pittsboro, $0.66.

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 Pittsboro. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pittsboro's providers, 359 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

89%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Pittsboro covering 89% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Pittsboro 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 $50/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Pittsboro, $58.74.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pittsboro, $0.66.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Pittsboro. These download speeds are available to 89% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pittsboro's providers, 359 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

16%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in Pittsboro covering 16% of the area.

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

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Pittsboro, $58.74.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pittsboro, $0.66.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Pittsboro. These download speeds are available to 16% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pittsboro's providers, 359 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Pittsboro, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Pittsboro, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Pittsboro and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Pittsboro at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pittsboro at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Pittsboro residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Pittsboro with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Pittsboro. The next fastest internet provider in Pittsboro is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 89% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Pittsboro with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Pittsboro, $58.74.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Pittsboro, covering 16% of the city.

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.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.