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Internet providers in 29706

Find internet providers serving the 29706 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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29706 internet providers

Provider
Chester Telephone Company $10.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsDSL100%
Chester Telephone Company $10.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsCable71%
Chester Telephone Company $10.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic1.210%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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29706 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 29706 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 29706 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 38% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 17% of those living in the 29706 ZIP code.

There are three internet providers serving the 29706 area, and 0.23% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among three internet providers in 29706, prices start at $10 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 29706

The largest internet providers serving the 29706 ZIP code are Chester Telephone Company and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Chester Telephone Company is available to nearly all in the 29706 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Chester Telephone Company, which covers 71% of the area. Chester’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 29706 ZIP code.

Chester Telephone Company DSL internet

Provider

Chester Telephone Company

Starting price*
$10/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Chester Telephone Company offers broadband to all households in the 29706 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Chester Telephone Company 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 Chester Telephone Company start at $10/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Chester, $48.33.

Chester Telephone Company customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chester, $2.20.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Chester Telephone Company offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 29706 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chester's providers, 112 Mbps.

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Chester Telephone Company cable internet

Provider

Chester Telephone Company

Starting price*
$10/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

71%

Cable from Chester Telephone Company offers broadband to most households in the 29706 ZIP code, covering 71% of the area.

Chester Telephone Company’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 29706 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Chester Telephone Company start at $10/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Chester, $48.33.

Chester Telephone Company customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chester, $2.20.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Chester Telephone Company offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 29706 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 71% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chester's providers, 112 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 29706 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 29706 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 Chester, $48.33.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chester, $2.20.

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 29706 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Chester's providers, 112 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 29706 frequently asked questions

Chester Telephone Company is the fastest internet provider in the 29706 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 29706. The next fastest internet provider in the 29706 ZIP code is Chester Telephone Company, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 71% of the area.

Chester Telephone Company offers the cheapest internet in the 29706 ZIP with service starting at $10/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Chester, $48.33.

Chester Telephone Company is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 29706 ZIP code, covering 1.210% of the city.

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.

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.