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AT&T $40 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic19%
AT&T $30 100 - 75 MbpsDSL83%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 150 MbpsCable30%
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 100 MbpsCable100%
WOW - -Fiber-optic54%
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Summerville internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Summerville 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 Summerville area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Summerville residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 89% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 70% of those living in Summerville.

There are seven internet providers serving the Summerville area, and 93.18% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Summerville's seven internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Summerville

The largest internet providers in Summerville are AT&T and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Summerville.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most Summerville residents, covering 83% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 19% of the area. Summerville’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 30% of Summerville residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

83%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Summerville covering 83% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Summerville 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 AT&T start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Summerville, $42.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Summerville, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Summerville. These download speeds are available to 83% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Summerville's providers, 275 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

19%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in Summerville covering 19% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from AT&T is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Summerville than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Summerville, $42.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Summerville, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Summerville. These download speeds are available to 19% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Summerville's providers, 275 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

30%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to some, but not many households in Summerville covering 30% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Summerville, $42.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Summerville, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Summerville. These download speeds are available to 30% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Summerville's providers, 275 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Summerville with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 19% of households in Summerville. The next fastest internet provider in Summerville is Home Telephone Company, Inc. (SC), offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 13% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Summerville with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Summerville, $42.99.

WOW is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Summerville, covering 54% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in Summerville and is available to 19% of households.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

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.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.