Internet providers in Bluffton, SC

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Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable63%
CenturyLink $65 12 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic6.084%
Hargray Communications Group, Inc. - -Cable70%
Hargray Communications Group, Inc. - -Fiber-optic60%
Hargray Communications Group, Inc. - -DSL29%
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Bluffton internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Bluffton 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 Bluffton area will have access to cable, which covers 82% of Bluffton residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 61% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 29% of those living in Bluffton.

There are five internet providers serving the Bluffton area, and 63.97% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Bluffton's five internet providers, prices start at $44.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Bluffton

The largest internet providers in Bluffton are Spectrum, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to Bluffton.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to most Bluffton residents, covering 63% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Bluffton’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Bluffton residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

63%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to most households in Bluffton covering 63% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Bluffton, $55.00.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bluffton, $2.04.

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 Bluffton. These download speeds are available to 63% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bluffton's providers, 113 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 Bluffton covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Bluffton 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Bluffton, $55.00.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bluffton, $2.04.

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 Bluffton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Bluffton's providers, 113 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Bluffton covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Bluffton 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 Viasat start at $50/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Bluffton, $55.00.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bluffton, $2.04.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Bluffton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Bluffton's providers, 113 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Bluffton with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 63% of households in Bluffton. The next fastest internet provider in Bluffton is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 6.084% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Bluffton with plans starting at $44.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Bluffton, $55.00.

Hargray Communications Group, Inc. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Bluffton, covering 60% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in Bluffton and is available to 6.084% of households.

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%.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

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.