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Internet providers in 29801

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29801 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL68%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic4.830%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable2.670%
Atlantic Broadband $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable98%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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29801 internet service at a glance

At 96%, broadband coverage in the 29801 ZIP code 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 29801 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 86% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 57% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 19% of those living in the 29801 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 29801 area, and 82.30% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 29801, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Aiken

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 12 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Xfinity 82 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable
AT&T 126 Mbps 60 Mbps DSL
Atlantic Broadband 146 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 29801

The largest internet providers serving the 29801 ZIP code are AT&T, Atlantic Broadband, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 29801 ZIP code, covering 68% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Atlantic Broadband, which covers 98% of the area. Aiken’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 29801 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

68%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 29801 ZIP code, covering 68% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T 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 AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Aiken, $47.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Aiken, $1.17.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 29801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 68% of the area, and are much faster 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*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Atlantic Broadband offers broadband to nearly all households in the 29801 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

Atlantic Broadband’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 29801 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Atlantic Broadband start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Aiken, $47.99.

Atlantic Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Aiken, $1.17.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Atlantic Broadband offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 29801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Aiken's providers, 276 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 29801 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 29801 ZIP 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Aiken, $47.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Aiken, $1.17.

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 29801 ZIP code. 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 providers in 29801 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 29801 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 68% of households in 29801. The next fastest internet provider in the 29801 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 4.830% of the area.

Atlantic Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 29801 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Aiken, $47.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 29801 ZIP code, covering 4.830% of the city.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

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