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Internet providers in Garden City, SC

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Garden City, SC internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL2.581%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
Bluewave Communications $49.95 500 - 50 MbpsDSL100%
Bluewave Communications $49.95 500 - 50 MbpsCable70%
Bluewave Communications $49.95 500 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic48%
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Garden City internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Garden City 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 Garden City area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Garden City residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 48% of those living in Garden City.

There are five internet providers serving the Garden City area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Garden City's five internet providers, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Garden City

The largest internet providers in Garden City are Spectrum and Bluewave Communications bringing cable and DSL options to Garden City.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Garden City residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Bluewave Communications, which covers 100% of the area. Garden City’s third most-available internet provider, Bluewave Communications, offers cable to around 70% of Garden City residents.

Spectrum cable internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Garden City, $46.58.

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 Garden City, $0.13.

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 Garden City. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Garden City's providers, 255 Mbps.

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Bluewave Communications DSL internet

Provider

Bluewave Communications

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Bluewave Communications offers broadband to all households in Garden City covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Bluewave Communications uses telephone lines in Garden City 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 Bluewave Communications start at $49.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Garden City, $46.58.

Bluewave Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 500 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.10 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Garden City, $0.13.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Bluewave Communications offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Garden City. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Garden City's providers, 255 Mbps.

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Bluewave Communications cable internet

Provider

Bluewave Communications

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

70%

Cable from Bluewave Communications offers broadband to most households in Garden City covering 70% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Bluewave Communications start at $49.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Garden City, $46.58.

Bluewave Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 500 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.10 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Garden City, $0.13.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Bluewave Communications offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Garden City. These download speeds are available to 70% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Garden City's providers, 255 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Bluewave Communications is the fastest internet provider in Garden City with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 48% of households in Garden City. The next fastest internet provider in Garden City is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Garden City with plans starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Garden City, $46.58.

Bluewave Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Garden City, covering 48% of the city.

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.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.