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Internet providers in 29180

Find internet providers serving the 29180 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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29180 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL2.710%
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL72%
Chester Telephone Company $10.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsCable52%
Chester Telephone Company $10.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic18%
Chester Telephone Company $10.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsDSL11%
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29180 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 29180 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 29180 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 34% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 16% of those living in the 29180 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 29180 area, and 57.21% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 29180, prices start at $10 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Winnsboro

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Frontier 3 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 29180

The largest internet providers serving the 29180 ZIP code are Frontier and Chester Telephone Company bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to most in the 29180 ZIP code, covering 72% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Chester Telephone Company, which covers 52% of the area. Winnsboro’s third most-available internet provider, Chester Telephone Company, offers fiber-optic to around 18% of residents in the 29180 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

72%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to most households in the 29180 ZIP code, covering 72% 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 $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Winnsboro, $50.99.

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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

52%

Cable from Chester Telephone Company offers broadband to about half of households in the 29180 ZIP code, covering 52% of the area.

Chester Telephone Company’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 29180 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, $50.99.

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, $2.68.

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 29180 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 52% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Winnsboro's providers, 83 Mbps.

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Chester Telephone Company fiber-optic internet

Provider

Chester Telephone Company

Starting price*
$10/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

18%

Fiber-optic from Chester Telephone Company offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 29180 ZIP code, covering 18% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Chester Telephone Company is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 29180 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Chester Telephone Company start at $10/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Winnsboro, $50.99.

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, $2.68.

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 29180 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 18% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Winnsboro's providers, 83 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 29180 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 29180 and the greater Winnsboro area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Winnsboro at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Winnsboro at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 29180 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 29180 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 29180 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 2.710% of households in 29180. The next fastest internet provider in the 29180 ZIP code is Chester Telephone Company, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 52% of the area.

Chester Telephone Company offers the cheapest internet in the 29180 ZIP with service starting at $10/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Winnsboro, $50.99.

Chester Telephone Company is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 29180 ZIP code, covering 18% of the city.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.