Internet providers in Silver Lake, NC

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Silver Lake, NC internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $40 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic19%
AT&T $30 100 - 75 MbpsDSL85%
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Silver Lake internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Silver Lake 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 Silver Lake area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Silver Lake residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 19% of those living in Silver Lake.

There are four internet providers serving the Silver Lake area, and 94.56% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Silver Lake's four internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Silver Lake

The largest internet providers in Silver Lake are AT&T and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Silver Lake.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Silver Lake residents, covering 85% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 19% of the area. Silver Lake’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 100% of Silver Lake residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

85%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Silver Lake covering 85% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Silver Lake 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Silver Lake, $46.25.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Silver Lake, $0.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Silver Lake. These download speeds are available to 85% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Silver Lake's providers, 356 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

19%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in Silver Lake covering 19% of the area.

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

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Silver Lake, $46.25.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Silver Lake, $0.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Silver Lake. These download speeds are available to 19% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Silver Lake's providers, 356 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Silver Lake covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Silver Lake residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Silver Lake, $46.25.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Silver Lake, $0.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Silver Lake. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Silver Lake's providers, 356 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Silver Lake and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Silver Lake at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Silver Lake at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Silver Lake residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Silver Lake with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 19% of households in Silver Lake. The next fastest internet provider in Silver Lake is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 100% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Silver Lake with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Silver Lake, $46.25.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Silver Lake, covering 19% of the city.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.