Internet providers in Myrtle Beach, SC

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Myrtle Beach, SC internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL93%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
Bluewave Communications $49.95 500 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic80%
Bluewave Communications $49.95 500 - 50 MbpsDSL50%
Bluewave Communications $49.95 500 - 300 MbpsCable27%
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Myrtle Beach internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Myrtle Beach 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 Myrtle Beach area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Myrtle Beach 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 81% of those living in Myrtle Beach.

There are five internet providers serving the Myrtle Beach area, and 98.88% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Myrtle Beach'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 Myrtle Beach

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

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Myrtle Beach residents, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Myrtle Beach’s third most-available internet provider, Bluewave Communications, offers fiber-optic to around 80% of Myrtle Beach residents.

Frontier DSL internet

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

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

93%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Myrtle Beach covering 93% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Myrtle Beach 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 Myrtle Beach, $46.58.

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 Myrtle Beach, $0.13.

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 Myrtle Beach. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Myrtle Beach's providers, 305 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

100%

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

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Myrtle Beach 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 Myrtle Beach, $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 Myrtle Beach, $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 Myrtle Beach. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Myrtle Beach's providers, 305 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

80%

Fiber-optic from Bluewave Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in Myrtle Beach covering 80% 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 Myrtle Beach 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 Myrtle Beach, $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 Myrtle Beach, $0.13.

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 Myrtle Beach. These download speeds are available to 80% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Myrtle Beach's providers, 305 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Myrtle Beach and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Myrtle Beach at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Myrtle Beach at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Myrtle Beach 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 Myrtle Beach with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 80% of households in Myrtle Beach. The next fastest internet provider in Myrtle Beach is Bluewave Communications, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 27% of the area.

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

Bluewave Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Myrtle Beach, covering 80% of the city.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

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.