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Internet providers in Forest Acres, SC

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Forest Acres, SC internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 75 MbpsDSL97%
Spectrum $49.99 300-1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $64.99 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Forest Acres internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Forest Acres 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 Forest Acres area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Forest Acres residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Forest Acres, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Forest Acres area, and 96.69% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Forest Acres's four internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Forest Acres

The largest internet providers in Forest Acres are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Forest Acres.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Forest Acres residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Forest Acres’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Forest Acres residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Forest Acres covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Forest Acres 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Forest Acres, $58.74.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.20 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Forest Acres, $0.65.

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 Forest Acres. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Forest Acres's providers, 53 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Forest Acres covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Forest Acres, $58.74.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1,000 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Forest Acres, $0.65.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Forest Acres. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Forest Acres's providers, 53 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 Forest Acres covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Forest Acres 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Forest Acres, $58.74.

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 Forest Acres, $0.65.

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 Forest Acres. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Forest Acres's providers, 53 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Forest Acres with download speeds up 1,000 100* Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Forest Acres. The next fastest internet provider in Forest Acres is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 75 Mbps to 97% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Forest Acres with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Forest Acres, $58.74.

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.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

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.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.