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Internet providers in 24151

Find internet providers serving the 24151 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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24151 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL88%
Shentel $65.00 50 - 1,000 MbpsCable88%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $39.95 -DSL2.400%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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24151 internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in the 24151 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Virginia - 97%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 24151 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 89% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 75% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Rocky Mount, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 24151 area, and 81.03% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 24151, prices start at $50 and available download speeds reach up to 10,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Rocky Mount

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Shentel 64 Mbps 24 Mbps Cable
Viasat 22 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
CenturyLink 125 Mbps 112 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 24151

The largest internet providers serving the 24151 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Shentel, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all in the 24151 ZIP code, covering 88% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Shentel, which covers 88% of the area. Rocky Mount’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 24151 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

88%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 24151 ZIP code, covering 88% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Rocky Mount, $57.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rocky Mount, $2.42.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 24151 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rocky Mount's providers, 60 Mbps.

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Shentel cable internet

Provider
Shentel
Starting price*
$65/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

88%

Cable from Shentel offers broadband to nearly all households in the 24151 ZIP code, covering 88% of the area.

Shentel’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 24151 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Shentel start at $65/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Rocky Mount, $57.99.

Shentel customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.30 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rocky Mount, $2.42.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Shentel offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 24151 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rocky Mount's providers, 60 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 the 24151 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 24151 ZIP 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Rocky Mount, $57.99.

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 Rocky Mount, $2.42.

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 24151 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Rocky Mount's providers, 60 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 24151 frequently asked questions

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is the fastest internet provider in the 24151 ZIP code with download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 2.400% of households in 24151. The next fastest internet provider in the 24151 ZIP code is Shentel, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 88% of the area.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers the cheapest internet in the 24151 ZIP with service starting at $39.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Rocky Mount, $57.99.

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.

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.

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.

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.