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Hickory Internet Providers

Find out which broadband internet providers are available in Hickory, North Carolina. Compare speeds, deals, and prices from top internet providers.

Hickory has 8 residential high-speed providers. Charter and King Street Wireless are the primary providers based on speed and availability for homes in Hickory. There are 8 business providers. Charter and CenturyLink are your best bet when looking for speed and availability for businesses in 28601.

Internet providers: Internet plans: Cheapest monthly plan: Fastest plan:
11 35 $29.99/mo 100 Mbps

Charter in Hickory is the most widely available and fastest internet service provider for an estimated 100% of households. The company offers Hickory residents the fastest download speeds up to 100 Mbps, the fastest upload speeds up to 5 Mbps, and deals start at $44.99 to $129.97 per month.

Cable
Excellent coverage
100%
$129.97/MO
$2.17 Per Mbps
$109.97/MO
$1.83 Per Mbps
$89.97/MO
$1.50 Per Mbps
$89.98/MO
$1.50 Per Mbps
DIRECTV
1-844-202-7532

CenturyLink in 28601 is a top internet service provider available to an estimated 97% of households. The company offers Hickory residents download speeds from 10 to 50 Mbps, the fastest upload speeds from 0.768 to 5 Mbps, and prices vary from $34.95 to $76.95 per month.

DSL & Fiber
Excellent coverage
97%
$76.95/MO
$1.92 Per Mbps
$71.95/MO
$2.88 Per Mbps
$71.95/MO
$3.60 Per Mbps
$34.95/MO
$3.50 Per Mbps

Exede is a satellite internet provider available in rural and under-served areas of 28601. The company offers Hickory residents download speeds up to 25 Mbps, upload speeds up to 3 Mbps, and prices range from $49.99 to $109.99 per month.

Satellite
Excellent coverage
100%
$109.99/MO
$4.40 Per Mbps
$99.99/MO
$8.33 Per Mbps
$79.99/MO
$3.20 Per Mbps
$69.99/MO
$5.83 Per Mbps
$59.99/MO
$2.40 Per Mbps
$59.99/MO
$2.40 Per Mbps
$49.99/MO
$4.17 Per Mbps
$49.99/MO
$4.17 Per Mbps

Hughes Network Systems (HughesNet) is a satellite internet provider and available anywhere in 28601 with a clear view of the southern sky. The company offers Hickory residents download speeds up to 15 Mbps, upload speeds up to 2 Mbps, and prices range from $39.99 to $69.99 per month.

Satellite
Excellent coverage
100%
$69.99/MO
$4.67 Per Mbps
$59.99/MO
$6.00 Per Mbps
$39.99/MO
$4.00 Per Mbps
$39.99/MO
$8.00 Per Mbps

Satellite Internet options are available in rural areas of Hickory when you are beyond the reach of DSL, Cable and Fiber internet connections. Satellite Internet offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps, upload speeds up to 2 Mbps, and prices range from $49.99 to $79.99 per month with data caps.

Satellite
Excellent coverage
100%
$79.99/MO
$5.33 Per Mbps
$59.99/MO
$6.00 Per Mbps
$49.99/MO
$5.00 Per Mbps

Charter Business in 28601 is available to an estimated 100% of people. The company offers Hickory businesses the fastest download speeds up to 300 Mbps, the fastest upload speeds up to 300 Mbps, and deals start at $39.99 to $99.99 per month.

Cable
Excellent coverage
100%
$99.99/MO
$1.00 Per Mbps
$39.99/MO
$0.67 Per Mbps

CenturyLink Business in 28601 is available to an estimated 98% of people. The company offers Hickory businesses download speeds up to 10 Mbps, and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps for $29.99 per month.

DSL & Fiber
Excellent coverage
98%
$29.99/MO
$3.00 Per Mbps

Windstream Business in 28601 is available to an estimated 2% of people. The company offers Hickory businesses download speeds up to 250 Mbps, upload speeds up to 45 Mbps, and prices vary from $90.00 to $110.00 per month.

DSL & Fiber
Very Low coverage
2%
$110.00/MO
$1.10 Per Mbps
$90.00/MO
$1.80 Per Mbps

Exede is a business satellite internet provider available in rural and under-served areas of 28601. The company offers Hickory businesses download speeds up to 15 Mbps, and upload speeds up to 4 Mbps for $179.99 per month.

Satellite
Excellent coverage
100%
$179.99/MO
$12.00 Per Mbps

Hughes Network Systems (HughesNet) is a business satellite internet provider and available anywhere in 28601 with a clear view of the southern sky. The company offers Hickory businesses download speeds up to 15 Mbps, upload speeds up to 2 Mbps, and prices range from $79.99 to $159.99 per month.

Satellite
Excellent coverage
100%
$159.99/MO
$10.67 Per Mbps
$129.99/MO
$13.00 Per Mbps
$99.99/MO
$10.00 Per Mbps
$79.99/MO
$8.00 Per Mbps

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ISP 11 Internet Service Providers (ISPs) In Your Area

Hickory has three main internet providers including Charter, CenturyLink and North Carolina Wireless. Two additional wireless and three satellite providers offer service to areas of Hickory. The fastest access available to homes in Hickory is 100 Mbps.

ISP Max Download Max Upload Broadband Type Service Type Coverage
Charter Up to 100 Mbps Up to 5 Mbps Cable Residential 100.00%
North Carolina Wireless Up to 10 Mbps Up to 2 Mbps Cable Residential 84.53%
CenturyLink Up to 50 Mbps Up to 5 Mbps DSL & Fiber Residential 97.34%
Exede Up to 25 Mbps Up to 3 Mbps Satellite Residential 100.00%
HughesNet Up to 15 Mbps Up to 3 Mbps Satellite Residential 100.00%
Satellite Internet Up to 15 Mbps Up to 2 Mbps Satellite Residential 100.00%
King Street Wireless Fixed Wireless Residential 99.79%
TDS Fixed Wireless Residential 99.62%
North Carolina Wireless Fixed Wireless Residential 84.53%
Charter Up to 300 Mbps Up to 300 Mbps Cable Business 99.64%
North Carolina Wireless Cable Business 84.53%
CenturyLink DSL & Fiber Business 97.34%
Windstream Up to 250 Mbps Up to 45 Mbps DSL & Fiber Business 2.39%
Level 3 Communications Up to 100 Mbps Up to 100 Mbps DSL & Fiber Business 2.25%
EarthLink Up to 3 Mbps Up to 1.5 Mbps DSL & Fiber Business 1.50%
Windstream Up to 250 Mbps Up to 45 Mbps Copper Business 2.39%
Level 3 Communications Up to 100 Mbps Up to 100 Mbps Copper Business 2.25%
EarthLink Up to 3 Mbps Up to 1.5 Mbps Copper Business 1.50%
Exede Up to 15 Mbps Up to 4 Mbps Satellite Business 100.00%
HughesNet Up to 15 Mbps Up to 2 Mbps Satellite Business 100.00%
North Carolina Wireless Fixed Wireless Business 84.53%

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