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Internet providers in 29560

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29560 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL66%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable77%
FTC Wireless $29.95 4 - 50 MbpsDSL98%
FTC Wireless $29.95 4 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic19%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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29560 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 29560 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 29560 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 77% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 19% of those living in the 29560 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 29560 area, and 77.40% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 29560, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 29560

The largest internet providers serving the 29560 ZIP code are Frontier, Spectrum, and FTC Wireless bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to most in the 29560 ZIP code, covering 66% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 77% of the area. Lake City’s third most-available internet provider, FTC Wireless, offers DSL to around 98% of residents in the 29560 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

66%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to most households in the 29560 ZIP code, covering 66% 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 $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Lake City, $42.58.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lake City, $0.83.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 29560 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 66% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lake City's providers, 246 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

77%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to most households in the 29560 ZIP code, covering 77% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 29560 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 Lake City, $42.58.

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 Lake City, $0.83.

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 29560 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 77% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lake City's providers, 246 Mbps.

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FTC Wireless DSL internet

Provider

FTC Wireless

Starting price*
$29.95/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from FTC Wireless offers broadband to nearly all households in the 29560 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from FTC Wireless 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 FTC Wireless start at $29.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Lake City, $42.58.

FTC Wireless customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 4 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $7.49 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lake City, $0.83.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, FTC Wireless offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 29560 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lake City's providers, 246 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 29560 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 29560 and the greater Lake City area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lake City at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Lake City at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 29560 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Lake City may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Lake City DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 29560 frequently asked questions

FTC Wireless is the fastest internet provider in the 29560 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 19% of households in 29560. The next fastest internet provider in the 29560 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 77% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 29560 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lake City, $42.58.

FTC Wireless is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 29560 ZIP code, covering 19% of the city.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

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.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.