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Internet providers in Winnsboro, SC

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Winnsboro, SC internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL91%
Chester Telephone Company $10.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsCable96%
Chester Telephone Company $10.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsDSL0.499%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Winnsboro internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Winnsboro 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 Winnsboro area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Winnsboro residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 64% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Winnsboro, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Winnsboro area, and 89.79% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Winnsboro's four internet providers, prices start at $10 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Winnsboro

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Frontier 4 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Winnsboro

The largest internet providers in Winnsboro are Frontier, Chester Telephone Company, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Winnsboro.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Winnsboro residents, covering 91% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Chester Telephone Company, which covers 96% of the area. Winnsboro’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Winnsboro residents.

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 Winnsboro covering 91% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Winnsboro 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Winnsboro, $49.99.

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Chester Telephone Company cable internet

Provider

Chester Telephone Company

Starting price*
$10/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Chester Telephone Company offers broadband to nearly all households in Winnsboro covering 96% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Chester Telephone Company start at $10/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Winnsboro, $49.99.

Chester Telephone Company customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Winnsboro, $2.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Chester Telephone Company offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Winnsboro. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Winnsboro's providers, 52 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 Winnsboro covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Winnsboro 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 Winnsboro, $49.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Winnsboro, $2.63.

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 Winnsboro. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Winnsboro's providers, 52 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Chester Telephone Company is the fastest internet provider in Winnsboro with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in Winnsboro. The next fastest internet provider in Winnsboro is Chester Telephone Company, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 0.499% of the area.

Chester Telephone Company offers the cheapest internet in Winnsboro with plans starting at $10/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Winnsboro, $49.99.

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.

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 and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

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.