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AT&T $40 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic5.460%
AT&T $30 100 - 75 MbpsDSL68%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 150 MbpsCable4.082%
Atlantic Broadband $39.99 50 - 120 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Aiken internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Aiken is comparable to the rest of South Carolina - 97%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Aiken area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Aiken residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 86% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 5.540% of those living in Aiken.

There are five internet providers serving the Aiken area, and 85.98% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Aiken's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Aiken

The largest internet providers in Aiken are AT&T, Atlantic Broadband, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Aiken.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most Aiken residents, covering 68% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Atlantic Broadband, which covers 99% of the area. Aiken’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Aiken residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

68%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in Aiken covering 68% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Aiken 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 Aiken, $41.99.

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 Aiken, $0.70.

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 Aiken. These download speeds are available to 68% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Aiken's providers, 276 Mbps.

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Atlantic Broadband cable internet

Provider

Atlantic Broadband

Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

120 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Atlantic Broadband offers broadband to all households in Aiken covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Atlantic Broadband start at $39.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Aiken, $41.99.

Atlantic Broadband 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 Aiken, $0.70.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Atlantic Broadband offers download speeds up to 120 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Aiken. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Aiken's providers, 276 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 Aiken covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Aiken 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 Aiken, $41.99.

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 Aiken, $0.70.

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 Aiken. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Aiken's providers, 276 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Aiken with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 5.460% of households in Aiken. The next fastest internet provider in Aiken is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 4.082% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Aiken with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Aiken, $41.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Aiken, covering 5.460% of the city.

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.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.