Internet providers in Elizabethton, TN

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Elizabethton, TN internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 150 MbpsCable10%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 80 MbpsDSL86%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Elizabethton internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Elizabethton is comparable to the rest of Tennessee - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Elizabethton area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Elizabethton residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Elizabethton, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Elizabethton area, and 97.38% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Elizabethton's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 150 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Elizabethton

The largest internet providers in Elizabethton are Xfinity, Spectrum, and CenturyLink bringing cable and DSL options to Elizabethton.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to many Elizabethton residents, covering 10% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Elizabethton’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers DSL to around 86% of Elizabethton residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

10%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to a limited number of households in Elizabethton covering 10% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Elizabethton 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 Elizabethton, $45.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Elizabethton, $0.82.

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 Elizabethton. These download speeds are available to 10% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Elizabethton's providers, 73 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Elizabethton 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 Elizabethton, $45.99.

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 Elizabethton, $0.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Elizabethton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Elizabethton's providers, 73 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

80 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

86%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Elizabethton covering 86% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Elizabethton 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Elizabethton, $45.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Elizabethton, $0.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 80 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Elizabethton. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Elizabethton's providers, 73 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Elizabethton and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Elizabethton at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Elizabethton at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Elizabethton residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Elizabethton with download speeds up to 150 Mbps. These speeds are available to 10% of households in Elizabethton. The next fastest internet provider in Elizabethton is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Elizabethton with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Elizabethton, $45.99.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

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.

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%.

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.