Internet Providers in Durham, North Carolina

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Residential Internet

Durham is largely served by two wired providers. Time Warner Cable and Frontier Communications both offer residential service which covers the majority of Durham. One additional provider is reporting coverage in limited areas. The fastest download speed available anywhere in the city is 50 mbps. For the most accurate availability results, enter your zip in the search box.

Wired Providers

Customer Rating Availability Fastest speed Lowest pricingPricing

99.4%

50 mbps

$44.99

$44.99/mo for 60 mbps

  • 60 mbps ↓ and 5.0 mbps ↑ w/ no data cap.
  • 1-year promo rate. Regular rate is $59.99.
  • Modem included.
(844) 445-9202 View Details

Time Warner Cable

AVAILABILITY 99%

99.4%%

CUSTOMER RATING

41%63.2% Customer Rating

40.8% recommendation rating according to 51,374 Time Warner users.


If you also need other services like TV or phone service, take a moment to shop the most recent Time Warner bundles and deals.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Time Warner Cable. Last updated on 2/22/2017.

94.3%

24 mbps

$29.99

$29.99/mo for 12 mbps

  • 12 mbps ↓ and 1.0 mbps
  • 1-year promo rate. Regular rate is $44.99.
  • Setup: $0 (Installation fees waived.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi included.
(855) 370-0308 View Details

$39.99/mo for 24 mbps

  • 24 mbps ↓ and 1.0 mbps
  • 1-year promo rate. Regular rate is $54.99.
  • Setup: $0 (Installation fees waived.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi included.
(855) 370-0308 View Details

Frontier Communications

AVAILABILITY 94%

94.3%%

CUSTOMER RATING

37%63.2% Customer Rating

37.0% recommendation rating according to 9,296 Frontier users.


If you also need other services like TV or phone service, take a moment to shop the most recent Frontier promotions and bundles.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Frontier Communications. Last updated on 2/23/2017.

5.6%

16 mbps

$67.99

$67.99/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and -- mbps
  • Setup: $50.00 (Includes activation and free professional installation.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi: $9.99/mo
(855) 837-8791 View Details

$57.99/mo for 6.0 mbps

  • 6.0 mbps ↓ and -- mbps
  • Setup: $50.00 (Includes activation and free shipping of equipment and self-install kit. Professional installation is $35.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi: $9.99/mo
(855) 837-8791 View Details

Windstream

AVAILABILITY 6%

5.6%%

CUSTOMER RATING

34%63.2% Customer Rating

34.0% recommendation rating according to 7,584 Windstream users.


If you are also shopping for TV or phone, make sure to check out the the most recent Windstream promotions and bundles.


We've noticed that plans offerd by Windstream vary by region, so be sure to verify pricing and plan terms with them before ordering service as all plans or promotions may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Last updated on 2/23/2017.

Publicly Funded Internet Access

We've found nine libraries and public institutions that offer publicly funded internet access in Durham. These locations also often offer computer literacy and other various tech services. Before visiting make sure to contact the location ahead of time to find their schedule and services.

  • Bragtown Branch Library
    3200 Dearborn Dr.
    Durham, NC 27704
  • Durham County Main Library
    300 N. Roxboro St.
    Durham, NC 27701
  • East Regional Branch Library
    211 Lick Creek Ln
    Durham, NC 27703
  • Mcdougald Terrace Branch
    1101 Lawson St.
    Durham, NC 27701
  • North Regional Library
    221 Milton Rd
    Durham, NC 27712
  • Parkwood Branch
    5122 Revere Rd.
    Durham, NC 27713
  • South Regional Library
    4505 S Alston Ave
    Durham, NC 27713
  • Southwest Regional Library
    3605 Shannon Rd
    Durham, NC 27707
  • Stanford L. Warren Branch Library
    1201 Fayeteville St.
    Durham, NC 27707

Business Internet

Durham has a variety of options when it comes to business internet. We've found 14 companies advertising small business focused plans and/or enterprise-level services (e.g. ethernet or multi location networking). This list is the most comprehensive list of business internet providers on the internet.

To streamline your search for the perfect business provider, we've limited this page to providers that list small business plans or enterprise services on their website. If you still can't find a provider that meets your needs, try contacting some providers listed under the residential tab. Some of these providers may offer business services but don't advertise them on their website.

Small Business Providers

Customer Rating Area Coverage Fastest speed Lowest pricingPricing

90.5%

50 mbps

$79.99

$79.99/mo for 60 mbps

  • 60 mbps ↓ and 5.0 mbps
  • Pricing varies depending on your business’ specific needs. Speak with an agent to verify.
  • Setup: $99.00 (Includes installation.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi: $4.99/mo
(888) 508-1009 View Details

$119.99/mo for 100 mbps

  • 100 mbps ↓ and 5.0 mbps
  • Pricing varies depending on your business’ specific needs. Speak with an agent to verify.
  • Setup: $99.00 (Includes installation.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi: $4.99/mo
(888) 508-1009 View Details

Time Warner Cable

AVAILABILITY 91%

90.5%%

CUSTOMER RATING

41%63.2% Customer Rating

40.8% recommendation rating according to 51,374 Time Warner users.


If you also need other services like TV or phone service, take a moment to shop the most recent Time Warner bundles and deals.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Time Warner Cable. Last updated on 2/22/2017.

88.8%

24 mbps

$49.99

$49.99/mo for 15 mbps

  • 15 mbps ↓ and -- mbps
  • 1-year promo rate. Regular rate is $69.99.
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Frontier Business Internet & Phone
  • Setup: $0 (Installation fee waived.)
(855) 211-1492 View Details

$49.99/mo for 40 mbps

  • 40 mbps ↓ and -- mbps
  • 1-year promo rate. Regular rate is $129.99.
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Frontier Business Internet & Phone
  • Setup: $0 (Installation fee waived.)
(855) 211-1492 View Details

Frontier Communications

AVAILABILITY 89%

88.8%%

CUSTOMER RATING

37%63.2% Customer Rating

37.0% recommendation rating according to 9,296 Frontier users.


If you also need other services like TV or phone service, take a moment to shop the most recent Frontier promotions and bundles.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Frontier Communications. Last updated on 2/23/2017.

3.1%

1.5 mbps

$50.00

$50.00/mo for 10 mbps

  • 10 mbps ↓ and 1.0 mbps
  • Contract Term: 1 year
  • Price requires Windstream business phone line.
  • Setup: $0 (Free professional installation.)
(855) 211-3430 View Details

$70.00/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and 4.0 mbps
  • Contract Term: 1 year
  • Price requires Windstream business phone line.
  • Setup: $0 (Free professional installation.)
(855) 211-3430 View Details

$110.00/mo for 100 mbps

  • 100 mbps ↓ and 8.0 mbps
  • Contract Term: 1 year
  • Price requires Windstream business phone line.
  • Setup: $0 (Free professional installation.)
(855) 211-3430 View Details

Windstream Business

AVAILABILITY 3%

3.1%%

CUSTOMER RATING

44%63.2% Customer Rating

43.9% recommendation rating according to 294 Windstream Business users.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Windstream Business. Last updated on 2/23/2017.

2.9%

3.0 mbps

$104.00

$104.00/mo for 10 mbps

  • 10 mbps ↓ and 1.0 mbps
  • Contract Term: 3 years
  • Setup: $99.00 (Includes installation.)
  • Modem included.
(855) 211-4853 View Details

$161.00/mo for 30 mbps

  • 30 mbps ↓ and 5.0 mbps
  • Contract Term: 3 years
  • Setup: $99.00 (Includes installation.)
  • Modem included.
(855) 211-4853 View Details

MegaPath

AVAILABILITY 3%

2.9%%

CUSTOMER RATING

37%63.2% Customer Rating

37.4% recommendation rating according to 219 MegaPath users.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with MegaPath. Last updated on 12/27/2016.

Enterprise Providers

Customer Rating Area Coverage Fastest speed Contact InfoContact Info

90.5%

50 mbps

13.4%

1,000 mbps

8.0%

300 mbps

4.5%

16 mbps

4.3%

1,000 mbps

3.3%

9.0 mbps

3.1%

250 mbps

2.9%

6.0 mbps

2.6%

1,000 mbps

2.0%

6.0 mbps

1.7%

1,000 mbps

1.6%

1,000 mbps

0.4%

-- mbps

Mobile Internet

Customer Rating Availability Fastest speed Lowest pricingPricing

100.0%

10 mbps

$50.00

$50.00/mo for 5GB of data

  • 4G LTE speeds where available
  • Setup: Activation fee up to $45.00.
(888) 333-6651 View Details

AT&T Wireless

AVAILABILITY 100%

100.0%%

CUSTOMER RATING

57%63.2% Customer Rating

57.1% recommendation rating according to 9,360 AT&T Wireless users.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with AT&T Wireless. Last updated on 2/24/2017.

100.0%

6.0 mbps

$50.00

$50.00/mo for 6GB of data

  • 4G LTE speeds where available.
  • Price reflects $5/mo/line Autopay discount.
  • Setup: Up to a $36 activation fee may apply.
(844) 454-4202 View Details

$110.00/mo for 30GB of data

  • 4G LTE speeds where available.
  • Price reflects $5/mo/line Autopay discount.
  • Setup: Up to a $36 activation fee may apply.
(844) 454-4202 View Details

Sprint

AVAILABILITY 100%

100.0%%

CUSTOMER RATING

58%63.2% Customer Rating

58.0% recommendation rating according to 20,116 Sprint users.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Sprint. Last updated on 1/23/2017.

100.0%

10 mbps

$60.00

$60.00/mo for 12 mbps

  • Average speeds of 5-12 Mbps download and 2-5 Mbps upload w/ a 10 GB/mo data cap
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Setup: Installation included and no activation fee.
(800) 256-4646 View Details

Verizon Wireless

AVAILABILITY 100%

100.0%%

CUSTOMER RATING

62%63.2% Customer Rating

62.1% recommendation rating according to 61,545 Verizon Wireless users.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Verizon Wireless. Last updated on 2/23/2017.

99.8%

0.768 mbps

$60.00

$60.00/mo for 12GB of data

  • Download speeds max of 8Mbps (LTE) / 4Mbps (4G), speeds reduced after data allowance is used.
  • Setup: In-store activation fee of up to $25 may apply. No activation fee for online purchases.
(800) 274-2538 View Details

Cricket Wireless

AVAILABILITY 100%

99.8%%

CUSTOMER RATING

58%63.2% Customer Rating

57.8% recommendation rating according to 289 Cricket users.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Cricket Wireless. Last updated on 2/21/2017.

98.8%

10 mbps

$55.00

$55.00/mo for 10GB of data

  • $5/mo discount for autopay. $10/mo discount with voice line. Must call for hot spot plans.
(855) 792-4582 View Details

$100.00/mo for 22GB of data

  • $5/mo discount for autopay. $10/mo discount with voice line. Must call for hot spot plans.
(855) 792-4582 View Details

T-Mobile

AVAILABILITY 99%

98.8%%

CUSTOMER RATING

69%63.2% Customer Rating

68.7% recommendation rating according to 21,991 T-Mobile users.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with T-Mobile. Last updated on 2/16/2017.

Satellite Internet Access

Customer Rating Availability Fastest speed Lowest pricingPricing

100.0%

15 mbps

$59.99

$59.99/mo for 10 mbps

  • 10 mbps ↓ and 1.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 10 GB/mo data cap
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • 50 GB Bonus Bytes from 2am - 8am
  • Setup: $99.00 (Includes upfront fee and free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $9.99/mo
(888) 387-7910 View Details

$79.99/mo for 10 mbps

  • 10 mbps ↓ and 1.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 30 GB/mo data cap
  • 2-year promo rate.
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Data Allowance: Business Period (8 a.m. – 6 p.m.) 20 GB, Anytime Allowance 10 GB
  • Setup: $99.99 (Includes upfront fee and free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $19.99/mo
  • Business only
(888) 387-7910 View Details

$159.99/mo for 15 mbps

  • 15 mbps ↓ and 2.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 60 GB/mo data cap
  • 2-year promo rate.
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Data Allowance: Business Period (8 a.m. – 6 p.m.) 50 GB, Anytime Allowance 10 GB
  • Setup: $99.99 (Includes upfront fee and free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $19.99/mo
  • Business only
(888) 387-7910 View Details

HughesNet

AVAILABILITY 100%

100.0%%

CUSTOMER RATING

25%63.2% Customer Rating

25.3% recommendation rating according to 5,056 HughesNet users.


If you also need other services like TV or phone service, take a moment to shop the newest HughesNet promotions and bundles.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with HughesNet. Last updated on 2/21/2017.

100.0%

12 mbps

$59.99

$59.99/mo for 12 mbps

  • 12 mbps ↓ and 3.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 10 GB/mo data cap
  • 1-year promo rate.
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Up to 1-5 Mbps download speeds (morning/daytime) after Priority Data used.
  • Setup: $0 (Free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $9.99/mo
(877) 255-5702 View Details

$99.99/mo for 15 mbps

  • 15 mbps ↓ and 4.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 20 GB/mo data cap
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Setup: $299.99 (Includes standard installation.)
  • Modem included.
  • Business only
(877) 255-5702 View Details

Exede Internet

AVAILABILITY 100%

100.0%%

CUSTOMER RATING

37%63.2% Customer Rating

37.2% recommendation rating according to 4,326 Exede Internet users.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Exede Internet. Last updated on 2/14/2017.

2.3%

15 mbps

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dishNET

AVAILABILITY 2%

2.3%%

CUSTOMER RATING

0%63.2% Customer Rating

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Durham, NC
Broadband Stats

In Durham County, approximately 2,000 people do not have access to 25mbps wired broadband.

Only 22.4% of North Carolinians have access to 100mbps or faster broadband.

Fiber optic internet is available to just 5% of Durham County residents.

The average internet download speed in North Carolina is 20.1 mbps.

Approximately 200 people in Durham County don't have access to any wired internet.

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