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Internet providers in Waxhaw, NC

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Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
Windstream $19.99 10 - 1,000 MbpsDSL98%
Windstream $75 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic3.889%
Windstream $27 10 - 50 MbpsCable7.948%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Waxhaw internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Waxhaw 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 Waxhaw area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Waxhaw residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 3.890% of those living in Waxhaw.

There are four internet providers serving the Waxhaw area, and 98.52% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Waxhaw's four internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Waxhaw

The largest internet providers in Waxhaw are Spectrum, Windstream, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Waxhaw.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Waxhaw residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 98% of the area. Waxhaw’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Waxhaw residents.

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 Waxhaw covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Waxhaw 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 Waxhaw, $43.74.

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 Waxhaw, $1.37.

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 Waxhaw. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Waxhaw's providers, 597 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to nearly all households in Waxhaw covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream uses telephone lines in Waxhaw 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 Waxhaw, $43.74.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waxhaw, $1.37.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Waxhaw. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Waxhaw's providers, 597 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Waxhaw 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Waxhaw, $43.74.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waxhaw, $1.37.

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 Waxhaw. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Waxhaw's providers, 597 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in Waxhaw with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Waxhaw. The next fastest internet provider in Waxhaw is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 3.889% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in Waxhaw with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Waxhaw, $43.74.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Waxhaw, covering 3.889% of the city.

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.

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.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.