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Internet providers in Rutherfordton, NC

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Rutherfordton, NC internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL97%
northland communications corp - 25 - 960 MbpsCable95%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
Skyrunner $45.00 5 - 25 MbpsWireless6.603%
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Rutherfordton internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Rutherfordton 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 Rutherfordton area will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of Rutherfordton residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Rutherfordton, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Rutherfordton area, and 92.60% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Rutherfordton's five internet providers, prices start at $45 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Rutherfordton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 27 Mbps 12 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 11 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Viasat 9 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in Rutherfordton

The largest internet providers in Rutherfordton are AT&T, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing DSL and satellite options to Rutherfordton.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Rutherfordton residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Rutherfordton’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Rutherfordton residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Rutherfordton covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Rutherfordton 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 $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Rutherfordton, $58.74.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rutherfordton, $4.52.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Rutherfordton. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rutherfordton's providers, 31 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Rutherfordton covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Rutherfordton 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Rutherfordton, $58.74.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rutherfordton, $4.52.

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 Rutherfordton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Rutherfordton's providers, 31 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$69.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Rutherfordton covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Rutherfordton 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 Viasat start at $69.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Rutherfordton, $58.74.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.83 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rutherfordton, $4.52.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Rutherfordton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rutherfordton's providers, 31 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Rutherfordton with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in Rutherfordton. The next fastest internet provider in Rutherfordton is northland communications corp, offering download speeds up to 960 Mbps to 95% of the area.

Skyrunner offers the cheapest internet in Rutherfordton with plans starting at $45/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Rutherfordton, $58.74.

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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.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.