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AT&T $40 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic12%
AT&T $30 100 - 75 MbpsDSL98%
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Wendell internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Wendell 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 Wendell area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Wendell residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 12% of those living in Wendell.

There are four internet providers serving the Wendell area, and 99.53% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Wendell's four internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Wendell

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

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Wendell residents, covering 98% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 12% of the area. Wendell’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 100% of Wendell residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Wendell covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Wendell 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 Wendell, $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 Wendell, $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 Wendell. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Wendell's providers, 353 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

12%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in Wendell covering 12% 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 Wendell than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Wendell, $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 Wendell, $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 Wendell. These download speeds are available to 12% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Wendell's providers, 353 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 Wendell covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Wendell 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 Wendell, $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 Wendell, $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 Wendell. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Wendell's providers, 353 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Wendell and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Wendell at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Wendell at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Wendell 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 Wendell with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 12% of households in Wendell. The next fastest internet provider in Wendell is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 100% of the area.

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

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Wendell, covering 12% of the city.

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.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.