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Internet providers in 28146

Find internet providers serving the 28146 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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28146 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL65%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic2.840%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL68%
Windstream $75.00 200 - 2,000 MbpsFiber-optic2.670%
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28146 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 28146 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 28146 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 20% of those living in the 28146 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 28146 area, and 99.16% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 28146, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Salisbury

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 13 Mbps 3 Mbps Satellite
Windstream 119 Mbps 36 Mbps DSL
AT&T 15 Mbps 5 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 188 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 28146

The largest internet providers serving the 28146 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and Windstream bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 28146 ZIP code, covering 65% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Salisbury’s third most-available internet provider, Windstream, offers DSL to around 68% of residents in the 28146 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

65%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 28146 ZIP code, covering 65% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T 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 AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Salisbury, $59.99.

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, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Salisbury, $0.40.

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 28146 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 65% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Salisbury's providers, 322 Mbps.

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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 the 28146 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 28146 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 Salisbury, $59.99.

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 Salisbury, $0.40.

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 28146 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Salisbury's providers, 322 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

2,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

68%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to most households in the 28146 ZIP code, covering 68% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream 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 Windstream start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Salisbury, $59.99.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.10 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Salisbury, $0.40.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in 28146 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 68% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Salisbury's providers, 322 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 28146 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 28146 and the greater Salisbury area. HughesNet starting prices are about average in Salisbury at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Salisbury at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 28146 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 28146 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 28146 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 65% of households in 28146. The next fastest internet provider in the 28146 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 2.840% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 28146 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Salisbury, $59.99.

City of Salisbury is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 28146 ZIP code, covering 16% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in 28146 and is available to 2.840% of households.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

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.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.