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Internet providers in 28470

Find internet providers serving the 28470 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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28470 internet providers

Provider
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL12%
Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated $57.95 250 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated $57.95 250 - 1,000 MbpsDSL100%
Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated $57.95 250 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic20%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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28470 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 28470 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 28470 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 29% of those living in the 28470 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 28470 area, and 12.44% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 28470, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 28470

The largest internet providers serving the 28470 ZIP code are Windstream and Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Windstream is available to many in the 28470 ZIP code, covering 12% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated, which covers 100% of the area. Shallotte’s third most-available internet provider, Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated, offers DSL to around 100% of residents in the 28470 ZIP code.

Windstream DSL internet

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

2,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

12%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 28470 ZIP code, covering 12% 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 Shallotte, $64.31.

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 Shallotte, $0.26.

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 28470 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 12% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Shallotte's providers, 564 Mbps.

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Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated cable internet

Provider

Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated

Starting price*
$57.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated offers broadband to all households in the 28470 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 28470 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated start at $57.95/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Shallotte, $64.31.

Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 250 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.23 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Shallotte, $0.26.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 28470 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Shallotte's providers, 564 Mbps.

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Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated DSL internet

Provider

Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated

Starting price*
$57.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated offers broadband to all households in the 28470 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated 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 Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated start at $57.95/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Shallotte, $64.31.

Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 250 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.23 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Shallotte, $0.26.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 28470 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Shallotte's providers, 564 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 28470 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 28470 and the greater Shallotte area. HughesNet starting prices are about average in Shallotte at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Shallotte at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 28470 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 28470 frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in the 28470 ZIP code with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 12% of households in 28470. The next fastest internet provider in the 28470 ZIP code is Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated offers the cheapest internet in the 28470 ZIP with service starting at $57.95/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Shallotte, $64.31.

Atlantic Telecom Multimedia Consolidated is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 28470 ZIP code, covering 20% of the city.

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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%.