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29440 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL91%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable88%
Southern Coastal Cable - -Cable53%
Bluewave Communications - -Cable8.850%
Bluewave Communications - -Fiber-optic8.630%
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29440 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 29440 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 29440 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 91% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 87% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 38% of those living in the 29440 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 29440 area, and 84.95% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 29440, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Georgetown

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 3 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Bluewave Communications 169 Mbps 20 Mbps Cable
Spectrum 139 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable
Frontier 7 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 29440

The largest internet providers serving the 29440 ZIP code are Frontier, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 29440 ZIP code, covering 91% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 88% of the area. Georgetown’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 29440 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

91%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 29440 ZIP code, covering 91% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Georgetown, $53.98.

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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

88%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 29440 ZIP code, covering 88% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 29440 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Georgetown, $53.98.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 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 Georgetown, $0.62.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 29440 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Georgetown's providers, 301 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 29440 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 29440 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 Georgetown, $53.98.

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 Georgetown, $0.62.

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 29440 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Georgetown's providers, 301 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 29440 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 29440 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 88% of households in 29440. The next fastest internet provider in the 29440 ZIP code is FTC Wireless, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 4.960% of the area.

FTC Wireless offers the cheapest internet in the 29440 ZIP with service starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Georgetown, $53.98.

Bluewave Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 29440 ZIP code, covering 8.630% of the city. FTC Wireless also offers fiber internet in 29440 and is available to 0.580% of households.

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.

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.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.