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Internet providers in Bluffton, SC

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Bluffton, SC internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable63%
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic6.084%
Hargray of Georgia $50.00 200 - 30 MbpsCable70%
Hargray of Georgia $50.00 200 - 50 MbpsFiber-optic60%
Hargray of Georgia $50.00 200 - 10 MbpsDSL29%
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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 and Hargray of Georgia bringing cable and fiber-optic options to Bluffton.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to most Bluffton residents, covering 63% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Hargray of Georgia, which covers 70% of the area. Bluffton’s third most-available internet provider, Hargray of Georgia, offers fiber-optic to around 60% 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Bluffton, $54.00.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bluffton, $0.32.

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, 108 Mbps.

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Hargray of Georgia cable internet

Provider

Hargray of Georgia

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

70%

Cable from Hargray of Georgia offers broadband to most households in Bluffton covering 70% of the area.

Hargray of Georgia’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 Hargray of Georgia start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Bluffton, $54.00.

Hargray of Georgia customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bluffton, $0.32.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Hargray of Georgia offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Bluffton. These download speeds are available to 70% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Bluffton's providers, 108 Mbps.

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Hargray of Georgia fiber-optic internet

Provider

Hargray of Georgia

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

60%

Fiber-optic from Hargray of Georgia offers broadband to most households in Bluffton covering 60% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Hargray of Georgia is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Bluffton than other internet types.

Internet prices for Hargray of Georgia start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Bluffton, $54.00.

Hargray of Georgia customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bluffton, $0.32.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Hargray of Georgia offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Bluffton. These download speeds are available to 60% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Bluffton's providers, 108 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Bluffton, you’ll likely have options from cable, fiber-optic, and DSL internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Bluffton, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Bluffton and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Bluffton at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Bluffton at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Bluffton residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

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 slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Bluffton, $54.00.

Hargray of Georgia 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.

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.

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.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.