Broadband Internet Providers in Albemarle, North Carolina

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Customer Rating City CoverageFastest speed Lowest pricingPricing  

99.4%

300 mbps

$44.99

(855) 371-9049

Internet Plans for Charter Spectrum

$44.99/mo for 100 mbps

  • Up to 100 mbps w/ no data cap.
  • 1-year promo rate. Regular rate is $64.99.
  • Setup: Free self-installation.
  • Modem included.
(855) 371-9049

If you are also shopping for TV or phone, make sure to check out the the newest Spectrum 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 Charter Spectrum. Last updated on 1/13/2018.

Overview for Charter Spectrum

Charter Spectrum is an internet service provider offering cable coverage to 99% of Albemarle. In addition to internet, they also offer TV and home phone service.

The only internet plan we have details on is priced at $44.99/mo and provides max download speeds of 100mbps.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(855) 371-9049

Company information for Charter Spectrum

98.6%

100 mbps

$60.00

(855) 837-8791

Internet Plans for Windstream

$60.00/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and -- mbps
  • 1-year promo rate.
  • Includes one-time $100 bill credit.
  • Setup: $50.00 (Includes internet activation and free self installation. Professional installation is $35.)
  • Modem: $9.99/mo
(855) 837-8791

$70.00/mo for 50 mbps

  • 50 mbps ↓ and -- mbps
  • 1-year promo rate.
  • Includes one-time $100 bill credit.
  • Setup: $50.00 (Includes internet activation and free professional installation.)
  • Modem: $9.99/mo
(855) 837-8791

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


We've noticed that plans offered 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 1/11/2018.

Overview for Windstream

Windstream is an internet service provider offering DSL coverage to 99% of Albemarle. In addition to internet, they also offer home phone service.

Based on the two plans we've collected, prices range from $60.00-$70.00/mo with max download speeds between 25 and 50mbps. These plans have no explicit data caps that we've found.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(855) 837-8791

Company information for Windstream

There is 1 more residential internet provider not shown here due to low coverage in Albemarle. Enter your zip code above to see more detailed results in your neighborhood.

Satellite Internet Providers

Customer Rating City Coverage Fastest speed Lowest pricingPricing  

100.0%

15 mbps

$49.99

(888) 387-7910

Internet Plans for HughesNet

$49.99/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and 3.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 10 GB/mo data cap
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • 50 GB/mo of FREE data (2am–8am). Once monthly plan data is used, data speeds will be reduced to as low as or lower than 1-3 Mbps until the next billing period.
  • Setup: $0 (Free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $14.99/mo
(888) 387-7910 Order Online

$59.99/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and 3.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 20 GB/mo data cap
  • 2-year promo rate. Regular rate is $69.99.
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • 50 GB/mo of FREE data (2am–8am). Once monthly plan data is used, data speeds will be reduced to as low as or lower than 1-3 Mbps until the next billing period.
  • Setup: $0 (Free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $14.99/mo
(888) 387-7910 Order Online

$79.99/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and 3.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 30 GB/mo data cap
  • 2-year promo rate. Regular rate is $99.99.
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • 50 GB/mo of FREE data (2am–8am). Once monthly plan data is used, data speeds will be reduced to as low as or lower than 1-3 Mbps until the next billing period.
  • Setup: $0 (Free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $14.99/mo
(888) 387-7910 Order Online

$99.99/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and 3.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 50 GB/mo data cap
  • 2-year promo rate. Regular rate is $129.99.
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • 50 GB/mo of FREE data (2am–8am). Once monthly plan data is used, data speeds will be reduced to as low as or lower than 1-3 Mbps until the next billing period.
  • Setup: $0 (Free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $14.99/mo
(888) 387-7910 Order Online

$69.99/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and 3.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 35 GB/mo data cap
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Data Allowance: Daytime Data 25 GB (8am-6pm), Anytime Data 10 GB. Data speeds will be reduced and will typically be in the range of 1 to 3 Mbps once monthly plan data is used.
  • Setup: $99.99 (Includes lease set-up fee and free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $19.99/mo
(855) 650-6081 Order Online

If you also need other services like TV or phone service, take a moment to shop the latest 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 11/16/2017.

Overview for HughesNet

HughesNet is a satellite internet provider with service available to 100% of Albemarle.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(888) 387-7910
Order Online

Company information for HughesNet

100.0%

12 mbps

$30.00

(877) 255-5702

Internet Plans for Exede Internet

$30.00/mo for 12 mbps

  • 12 mbps ↓ and -- mbps ↑ w/ a 12 GB/mo data cap
  • 3-month promo rate. Regular rate is $50.00.
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Free Zone (unmetered data) from 3 am to 6am daily. Once monthly priority data is used, speeds reduced to up to 1-5 mbps during the day, but may slow more after 5 p.m.
  • Setup: $0 (Free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $9.99/mo or one-time $299.99
(877) 255-5702

$50.00/mo for 12 mbps

  • 12 mbps ↓ and -- mbps ↑ w/ a 25 GB/mo data cap
  • 3-month promo rate. Regular rate is $75.00.
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Free Zone (unmetered data) from 3 am to 6am daily. Once monthly priority data is used, speeds reduced to up to 1-5 mbps during the day, but may slow more after 5 p.m.
  • Setup: $0 (Free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $9.99/mo or one-time $299.99
(877) 255-5702

$75.00/mo for 12 mbps

  • 12 mbps ↓ and -- mbps ↑ w/ a 50 GB/mo data cap
  • 3-month promo rate. Regular rate is $100.00.
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Free Zone (unmetered data) from 3 am to 6am daily. Once monthly priority data is used, speeds reduced to up to 1-5 mbps during the day, but may slow more after 5 p.m.
  • Setup: $0 (Free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $9.99/mo or one-time $299.99
(877) 255-5702

$100.00/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and -- mbps ↑ w/ no data cap.
  • 3-month promo rate. Regular rate is $150.00.
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • After 150GB of data usage, data is prioritize behind other customers during network congestion.
  • Setup: $0 (Free standard installation.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi: $9.99/mo or one-time $299.99
(877) 255-5702

$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.
(855) 650-5205

If you haven't checked out the latest deals on bundling TV or phone service, take a second to compare the newest Exede Internet 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 Exede Internet. Last updated on 12/25/2017.

Overview for Exede Internet

Exede Internet is a satellite internet provider with service available to 100% of Albemarle.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(877) 255-5702

Company information for Exede Internet

Small Business Providers

Customer Rating City CoverageFastest speed Lowest pricingPricing  

100.0%

300 mbps

$59.99

(844) 303-2630

Internet Plans for Spectrum Business

$59.99/mo for 100 mbps

  • Up to 100 mbps
  • 1-year promo rate.
  • Plan not available in all markets. Pricing varies depending on your business’ specific needs. Speak with an agent to verify.
  • Setup: $99.00 (Includes professional installation.)
  • Modem included.
(844) 303-2630

$99.99/mo for 200 mbps

  • Up to 200 mbps
  • 1-year promo rate.
  • Plan not available in all markets. Pricing varies depending on your business’ specific needs. Speak with an agent to verify.
  • Setup: $99.00 (Includes professional installation.)
  • Modem included.
(844) 303-2630

$159.99/mo for 300 mbps

  • Up to 300 mbps
  • 1-year promo rate.
  • Plan not available in all markets. Pricing varies depending on your business’ specific needs. Speak with an agent to verify.
  • Setup: $99.00 (Includes professional installation.)
  • Modem included.
(844) 303-2630

If you are also shopping for TV or phone, make sure to check out the the newest Spectrum Business 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 Spectrum Business. Last updated on 1/15/2018.

Overview for Spectrum Business

Spectrum Business publicly lists small business internet plans ranging from $59.99-$159.99/mo with download speeds from 100mbps up to 300mbps. In total, Spectrum Business offers cable-based business services to approximately 100% of Albemarle.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(844) 303-2630

Company information for Spectrum Business

60.4%

100 mbps

$70.00

(855) 211-3430

Internet Plans for Windstream Business

$70.00/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and 4.0 mbps
  • 1-year promo rate. Regular rate is $80.00.
  • Contract Term: 1 year
(855) 211-3430

$90.00/mo for 50 mbps

  • 50 mbps ↓ and 4.0 mbps
  • 1-year promo rate. Regular rate is $100.00.
  • Contract Term: 1 year
(855) 211-3430

$110.00/mo for 100 mbps

  • 100 mbps ↓ and 8.0 mbps
  • 1-year promo rate. Regular rate is $120.00.
  • Contract Term: 1 year
(855) 211-3430

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


We've noticed that plans offered by Windstream Business 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 1/11/2018.

Overview for Windstream Business

Windstream Business publicly lists small business internet plans ranging from $70.00-$110.00/mo with download speeds from 25mbps up to 100mbps. In total, Windstream Business offers DSL-based business services to approximately 60% of Albemarle.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(855) 211-3430

Company information for Windstream Business

Enterprise Providers

Customer Rating Business Coverage Fastest speed  

100.0%

300 mbps

60.4%

100 mbps

Mobile Internet

Customer Rating City CoverageFastest speed Lowest pricingPricing  

100.0%

10 mbps

$50.00

(888) 333-6651

Internet Plans for AT&T Wireless

$50.00/mo for 5GB data

  • 4G LTE speeds where available
  • Setup: Activation fee is up to $45.
(888) 333-6651

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 1/15/2018.

Overview for AT&T Wireless

AT&T Wireless is a mobile internet service provider which offers service to 100% of the population in Albemarle.

Company information for AT&T Wireless

100.0%

10 mbps

$60.00

(800) 225-5499

Internet Plans for Verizon Wireless

$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: $0 (Installation included and no activation fee.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi included.
(800) 225-5499 Order Online

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 1/15/2018.

Overview for Verizon Wireless

Verizon Wireless is a mobile internet service provider which offers service to 100% of the population in Albemarle.

Company information for Verizon Wireless

98.6%

6.0 mbps

$30.00

(844) 454-4202

Internet Plans for Sprint

$30.00/mo for 10GB data

  • Unlimited data at 2G speeds after high-speed data allotment.
  • Price reflects $5/mo/line Autopay discount applied within 2 invoices.
(844) 454-4202 Order Online

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 11/15/2017.

Overview for Sprint

Sprint is a mobile internet service provider which offers service to 99% of the population in Albemarle.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(844) 454-4202
Order Online

Company information for Sprint

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Download Speeds in Albemarle

The average download speed in Albemarle is 18.90 Mbps. This is 109.8% slower than the average in North Carolina and 124.8% slower than the national average.

Residential Internet Providers

Albemarle is mainly served by two wired providers: Charter Spectrum and Windstream. Both of these providers offer wired internet service that covers the majority of Albemarle. One additional provider is reporting coverage in limited areas. The top speed available to consumers in Albemarle is 300 mbps.

#ProviderAvg. Download SpeedCableDSLFiberFixed WirelessOther
1Windstream6.1 mbps1.0%98.6%---
2Charter Spectrum-99.4%----
3HughesNet-----100.0%
4Exede Internet-----100.0%

Business Internet Providers

Spectrum Business and Windstream Business are the only providers we've found that offer business broadband in Albemarle.

#ProviderAvg. Download SpeedCableDSLFiberFixed WirelessOther
5Spectrum Business-100.0%----
6Windstream Business6.1 mbps-60.4%---

Albemarle, NC
Broadband Stats

# of consumers with 1 or fewer wired internet options available to them

500 People

Or 2.1% of consumers in Albemarle

  • There are 7 internet providers in Albemarle with 5 of those offering residential service.
  • Albemarle is the 311th most connected city in North Carolina ahead of Norwood and Oakboro.
  • In Stanly County, approximately 2,000 people do not have access to 25mbps wired broadband.
  • There are 4 companies offering business internet services in Albemarle.
  • There are 168 internet providers in all of North Carolina.
  • Approximately 100 people in Stanly County don't have access to any wired internet.
  • North Carolina is the 15th most connected state in the U.S.
  • Approximately 98% of Albemarle residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.
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Publicly Funded Internet Access

We've found one location that offers publicly funded internet access points in Albemarle. These locations may 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.

  • Stanly County Public Library (Main)
    133 East Main Street
    Albemarle, NC 28001

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Last Updated on 1/15/2018.

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