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Internet providers in Murrells Inlet, SC

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Murrells Inlet, SC internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable99%
Bluewave Communications $49.95 500 - 30 MbpsDSL97%
Bluewave Communications $49.95 500 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic86%
Bluewave Communications $49.95 500 - 50 MbpsCable62%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Murrells Inlet internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Murrells Inlet 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 Murrells Inlet area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Murrells Inlet residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 86% of those living in Murrells Inlet.

There are four internet providers serving the Murrells Inlet area, and 99.25% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Murrells Inlet's four internet providers, prices start at $44.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Murrells Inlet

The largest internet providers in Murrells Inlet are Spectrum and Bluewave Communications bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Murrells Inlet.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Murrells Inlet residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Bluewave Communications, which covers 97% of the area. Murrells Inlet’s third most-available internet provider, Bluewave Communications, offers fiber-optic to around 86% of Murrells Inlet residents.

Spectrum cable internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Murrells Inlet covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Murrells Inlet, $51.23.

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 Murrells Inlet, $0.12.

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 Murrells Inlet. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Murrells Inlet's providers, 308 Mbps.

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Bluewave Communications DSL internet

Provider

Bluewave Communications

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from Bluewave Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in Murrells Inlet covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from Bluewave Communications uses telephone lines in Murrells Inlet 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 Murrells Inlet, $51.23.

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 Murrells Inlet, $0.12.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Bluewave Communications offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Murrells Inlet. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Murrells Inlet's providers, 308 Mbps.

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Bluewave Communications fiber-optic internet

Provider

Bluewave Communications

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

500 Mbps

Average availability

86%

Fiber-optic from Bluewave Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in Murrells Inlet covering 86% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Bluewave Communications is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Murrells Inlet than other internet types.

Internet prices for Bluewave Communications start at $49.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Murrells Inlet, $51.23.

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 Murrells Inlet, $0.12.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Bluewave Communications offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 500 Mbps in Murrells Inlet. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Murrells Inlet's providers, 308 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Murrells Inlet and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Murrells Inlet at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Murrells Inlet at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Murrells Inlet 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 Murrells Inlet with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 86% of households in Murrells Inlet. The next fastest internet provider in Murrells Inlet is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Murrells Inlet with plans starting at $44.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Murrells Inlet, $51.23.

Bluewave Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Murrells Inlet, covering 86% of the city.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.