Internet providers in Clemson, SC

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Clemson internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Clemson 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 Clemson area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Clemson residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 9.680% of those living in Clemson.

There are four internet providers serving the Clemson area, and 93.37% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Clemson's four internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Clemson

The largest internet providers in Clemson are AT&T, HughesNet, and ViaSat, Inc. bringing DSL and satellite options to Clemson.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Clemson residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Clemson’s third most-available internet provider, ViaSat, Inc., offers satellite to around 100% of Clemson residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in Clemson covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Clemson 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Clemson, $53.33.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Clemson, $0.75.

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 Clemson. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Clemson's providers, 371 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 Clemson covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Clemson 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Clemson, $53.33.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Clemson, $0.75.

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 Clemson. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Clemson's providers, 371 Mbps.

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ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet

Provider

ViaSat, Inc.

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from ViaSat, Inc. offers broadband to all households in Clemson covering 100% of the area.

ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Clemson 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, Inc. start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Clemson, $53.33.

ViaSat, Inc. customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Clemson, $0.75.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ViaSat, Inc. offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Clemson. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Clemson's providers, 371 Mbps.

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Clemson, SC internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 1,000 Mbps Fiber-optic 9.680%
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 Mbps DSL 99%
Northland Communications Corp. - - Cable 93%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Clemson with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 9.680% of households in Clemson. The next fastest internet provider in Clemson is Northland Communications Corp., offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 93% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Clemson with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Clemson, $53.33.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Clemson, covering 9.680% of the city.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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.

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%.