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Internet providers in 27892

Find internet providers serving the 27892 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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27892 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL85%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic2.740%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable87%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable48%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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27892 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 27892 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 27892 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 97% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 36% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 2.740% of those living in the 27892 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 27892 area, and 87.98% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 27892, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Williamston

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
CenturyLink 17 Mbps 8 Mbps DSL
Optimum 94 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable
Viasat 9 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 27892

The largest internet providers serving the 27892 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Optimum, and Mediacom bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all in the 27892 ZIP code, covering 85% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Optimum, which covers 87% of the area. Williamston’s third most-available internet provider, Mediacom, offers cable to around 48% of residents in the 27892 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

85%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 27892 ZIP code, covering 85% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Williamston, $48.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Williamston, $0.54.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 27892 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 85% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Williamston's providers, 120 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

7 Mbps

Average availability

87%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 27892 ZIP code, covering 87% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 27892 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Williamston, $48.99.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Williamston, $0.54.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 7 Mbps in 27892 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Williamston's providers, 120 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

48%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to about half of households in the 27892 ZIP code, covering 48% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 27892 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Williamston, $48.99.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Williamston, $0.54.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 27892 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 48% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Williamston's providers, 120 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 27892 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 27892 and the greater Williamston area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Williamston at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Williamston at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 27892 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 27892 frequently asked questions

Optimum is the fastest internet provider in the 27892 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 87% of households in 27892. The next fastest internet provider in the 27892 ZIP code is Mediacom, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 48% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 27892 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Williamston, $48.99.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 27892 ZIP code, covering 2.740% 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.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.