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Internet providers in 27893

Find internet providers serving the 27893 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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27893 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL92%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic1.590%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable2.470%
Greenlight $39.95 -Fiber-optic72%
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27893 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 27893 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 27893 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 87% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 45% of those living in the 27893 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 27893 area, and 98.62% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 27893, prices start at $39.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Wilson

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Greenlight 104 Mbps 103 Mbps Fiber-optic
CenturyLink 51 Mbps 44 Mbps DSL
Viasat 26 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Spectrum 114 Mbps 10 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 27893

The largest internet providers serving the 27893 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Greenlight bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 27893 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 92% of the area. Wilson’s third most-available internet provider, Greenlight, offers fiber-optic to around 72% of residents in the 27893 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 27893 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 27893 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Wilson, $52.49.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wilson, $0.44.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 27893 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Wilson's providers, 542 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 27893 ZIP code, covering 92% 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 Wilson, $52.49.

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 Wilson, $0.44.

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 27893 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Wilson's providers, 542 Mbps.

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Greenlight fiber-optic internet

Provider

Greenlight

Starting price*
$39.95/mo.
Max download speed

null Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

72%

Fiber-optic from Greenlight offers broadband to most households in the 27893 ZIP code, covering 72% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Greenlight is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 27893 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Greenlight start at $39.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Wilson, $52.49.

Greenlight customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.80 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wilson, $0.44.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Greenlight offers download speeds up to null Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 27893 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 72% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Wilson's providers, 542 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 27893 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 27893 and the greater Wilson area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Wilson at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Wilson at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 27893 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 27893 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 27893 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 27893. The next fastest internet provider in the 27893 ZIP code is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 2.470% of the area.

Greenlight offers the cheapest internet in the 27893 ZIP with service starting at $39.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Wilson, $52.49.

Greenlight is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 27893 ZIP code, covering 72% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in 27893 and is available to 1.590% of households.

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.

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.

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.