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Internet providers in 28376

Find internet providers serving the 28376 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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28376 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable91%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL94%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic17%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL4.640%
Windstream - 200 - 2,000 MbpsCable0.570%
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28376 internet service at a glance

At 96%, broadband coverage in the 28376 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 28376 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 91% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 21% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 2.490% of those living in the 28376 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 28376 area, and 91.45% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 28376, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Raeford

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 23 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
CenturyLink 41 Mbps 27 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 127 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable
Windstream 232 Mbps 48 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 28376

The largest internet providers serving the 28376 ZIP code are Spectrum and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 28376 ZIP code, covering 91% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 94% of the area. Raeford’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 17% of residents in the 28376 ZIP code.

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

91%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 28376 ZIP code, covering 91% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 28376 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 Raeford, $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 Raeford, $0.39.

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 28376 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Raeford's providers, 327 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 28376 ZIP code, covering 94% 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 $50/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Raeford, $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 Raeford, $0.39.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 28376 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Raeford's providers, 327 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

17%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 28376 ZIP code, covering 17% 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 28376 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Raeford, $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 Raeford, $0.39.

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 28376 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 17% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Raeford's providers, 327 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 28376 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 28376 and the greater Raeford area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Raeford at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Raeford at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 28376 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 28376 frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in the 28376 ZIP code with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 4.640% of households in 28376. The next fastest internet provider in the 28376 ZIP code is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps to 0.570% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 28376 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Raeford, $58.74.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 28376 ZIP code, covering 17% of the city. Windstream also offers fiber internet in 28376 and is available to 0.460% of households.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.