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Internet Service Providers in Seneca, South Carolina

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Residential Internet Providers in Seneca

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  • 98.5%

    100 Mbps

    (855) 336-6372

    IPBB

    • Most Seneca residents have access to AT&T Internet service.
    • AT&T Internet's Seneca average speed is 26.55 Mbps.
    • AT&T Internet offers IPBB packages in Seneca.
  • 5.3%

    940 Mbps

    Cable

    • 111.76 Mbps is the average download locally for Spectrum.
    • Local plans from Spectrum are usually cable internet.
    • Plans from Spectrum in Seneca do not use streaming limits.
  • 3.9%

    10 Mbps

    (855) 336-6372

    Fixed Wireless

    • Fixed Wireless internet is the main option through AT&T.
    • Only 3.90% of the area has AT&T coverage.
    • Pricing begins around $60/month.
  • 0.4%

    1,000 Mbps

    (855) 336-6372

    Fiber

    • Fiber is the dominant type of internet service from AT&T Fiber.
    • AT&T Fiber offers unlimited data use.
    • Just 0.43% of the area has AT&T Fiber availability.
  • 98.5%

    100 Mbps

    (866) 877-0413

    DSL

    • DSL is EarthLink's best internet selection.
    • EarthLink packages start at $14.95.
    • 98.51% of Seneca can sign up for EarthLink internet service.
  • 0.4%

    1,000 Mbps

    (866) 877-0413

    Fiber

    • EarthLink offers unlimited data use.
    • EarthLink packages start at $49.95.
    • Seneca residents have 5 internet plan options from EarthLink.
  • 100.0%

    35 Mbps

    (855) 414-1685

    Satellite

    • Viasat packages do not include data limits.
    • Viasat packages start at $50.
    • Viasat customers have given them two stars.
  • 100.0%

    25 Mbps

    (877) 203-1538

    Satellite

    • HughesNet uses a satellite network.
    • Consumers rate HughesNet at one and a half stars out of five.
    • No data caps used in Seneca.
  • 76.3%

    100 Mbps

    (888) 667-8452

    Cable

    • Northland offers 3 plans in Seneca.
    • Packages start at $39.99.
    • Northland's current star ranking exceeds the industry average by .63%.
  • 7.8%

    30 Mbps

    (864) 985-1735

    Fiber

    • Onetone does not leverage data limits in Seneca.
    • Fiber is the main internet choice from Onetone.
  • 9.3%

    60 Mbps

    (864) 985-1735

    Fixed Wireless

    • Onetone provides internet access via fixed wireless technology.

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Business Internet Providers in Seneca

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  • 100.0%

    100 Mbps

    (877) 761-8590

    IPBB

    • The average internet speed of AT&T in the Seneca local area is 26.55 Mbps.
    • Business broadband offers start at $50/month.
    • Several IPBB service packages are provided by AT&T in Seneca.
  • 14.1%

    10 Mbps

    (877) 761-8590

    Fixed Wireless

    • Fixed Wireless dominates AT&T's service offerings in Seneca.
    • Business packages start at $70/month.
  • 8.5%

    940 Mbps

    Cable

    • Local plans from Spectrum Business are commonly based around cable service.
    • Spectrum Business has an average speed of 111.76 Mbps locally.
    • Spectrum Business business broadband plans start at $64.99/month.
  • 1.3%

    1,000 Mbps

    (877) 761-8590

    Fiber

    • Several fiber service packages are provided by AT&T in Seneca.
    • AT&T has very limited availability.
    • Current contracts start at $85/month.

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Enterprise Providers

  • 2.5%

    30 Mbps

    Copper

    Windstream provides copper service to 2.49% of the area. They currently earn a two-star customer rating.

  • 1.3%

    1,000 Mbps

    Fiber

    AT&T provides fiber service to 1.32% of the area.

  • 0.7%

    940 Mbps

    Fiber

    Spectrum Business provides 0.72% of Seneca with fiber service. BroadbandNow-verified visitors rate them two and a half stars out of five.

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Mobile Internet Providers in Seneca

  • 100.0%

    10 Mbps

    (844) 898-5296

    Mobile Broadband

    • AT&T Wireless's star rating is three of five stars.
    • Plans start at $50.
    • Confirm data limits with company when signing up.
  • 100.0%

    10 Mbps

    (800) 922-0204

    Mobile Broadband

    • The Verizon Wireless network extends to all of Seneca.
    • Verizon Wireless's rating is three and a half of five stars.
    • Plans may be limited using data allowances.
  • 99.9%

    6 Mbps

    (844) 307-7340

    Mobile Broadband

    • Sprint prices run around $30.
    • Sprint's star rating is three stars.
    • Sprint offers mobile LTE for 99.90% of Seneca.
  • 96.0%

    10 Mbps

    (800) 866-2453

    Mobile Broadband

    • The T-Mobile network extends to most of Seneca.
    • Unlimited plans can be limited using data allowances.
    • T-Mobile subscribers award them a three and a half-star rating.

Internet Access in Seneca, South Carolina

The two most common wired broadband types within Seneca are IPBB followed by Cable lines. IPBB reaches a 98.51 percent spread, in contrast with Cable's 76.34 percent availability.

AT&T Internet is an alternative to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet), serving Seneca with a maximum speed of 100 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only option for Internet access in Seneca. For example, fixed wireless providers such as Onetone Telecom are able to reach 60 Mbps using wireless hardware. Outside of home broadband, there are also 3 companies in city limits selling specialized enterprise-level products and services like T1. Our listings include every provider with explicit business packages advertised on their site, although some sell both home and business broadband.

So far as coverage options, the average location in Seneca will have 3 companies at any given location, or precisely 3.01 ISPs per census block area. Only 1.49 percent of the Seneca population have one option for Internet.

The data on this page comes via FCC coverage reports. Then, it is with private databases and direct provider reporting to provide more accurate results than is available from the FCC directly. Speed and pricing data is generated by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points every year.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) is the most widespread Internet option overall. They offer coverage for virtually one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet has availability for approximately close to one hundred percent of residents. The fastest speed advertised for Viasat reaches 35 Mbps. HughesNet advertised up to 25 Mbps. As a rule, any speed above 10 megabits per second (Mbps) is sufficient for streaming SD videos on WiFi. However, it may become an issue for large households or high-bandwidth services such as video chat and etc. Explore the availability maps below to see how Internet options compare on a granular level.

  • There are 12 internet providers in Seneca with 11 of those offering residential service.
  • Seneca is the 197th most connected city in South Carolina ahead of Westminster and Townville, but behind Walhalla, West Union, and Clemson.
  • The fastest zip code in Seneca for April 2020 is 29679. (see all below).

Below are the Seneca internet providers with the greatest coverage.

Internet Providers in SenecaType Of InternetCoverage Availability
AT&T InternetIPBB and Fixed WirelessIPBB: 98.5%
Fixed Wireless: 3.9%
EarthLinkDSL98.5%
Northland CommunicationsCable76.3%
Onetone TelecomFixed Wireless and FiberFixed Wireless: 9.3%
Fiber: 7.8%
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)Satellite100%
HughesNetSatellite100%
1.5% of consumers in Seneca

400 People

Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Seneca, South Carolina

ProviderSpeedTypeTime to Download 1 GB
AT&T Internet1,000 MbpsDSL, Fixed Wireless, and Fiber8s
EarthLink1,000 MbpsDSL and Fiber8s
Charter Spectrum940 MbpsCable8s
Northland Communications100 MbpsCable1m 21s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)35 MbpsSatellite3m 54s
Onetone Telecom30 MbpsFiber4m 33s
HughesNet25 MbpsSatellite5m 27s

Summary Of Internet Provider Availability In Seneca, South Carolina

  • AT&T Internet - 98.5% Availability in Seneca - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • EarthLink - 98.5% Availability in Seneca - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Northland - 76.3% Availability in Seneca - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Onetone - 7.8% Availability in Seneca - Speeds up to 30 Mbps
  • Spectrum - 5.3% Availability in Seneca - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Seneca - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Seneca - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Seneca

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Download Speeds in Seneca

Fastest Zip Codes in Seneca

29679

  • #1 (0)
  • 639.23 Mbps ↑ (+475.73)
  • 18 Tests ↓ (-6)

29678

  • #2 (0)
  • 75.04 Mbps ↓ (-16.45)
  • 1776 Tests ↑ (+374)

29672

  • #3 (0)
  • 30.41 Mbps ↓ (-4.37)
  • 289 Tests ↓ (-66)

Publicly Funded Internet Access in Seneca

In Seneca we've found one location that offers publicly funded internet access points. These locations may offer free internet to the public on a schedule. Because schedules vary we recommend contacting the institution ahead of time.

  • Seneca Branch Library
    300 E South 2nd St
    Seneca, SC 29678

Seneca is the 197th most connected city in South Carolina ahead of Westminster and Townville, but behind Walhalla, West Union, and Clemson.

Approximately 7,000 people in Oconee County don't have access to any wired internet.

Fiber Availability: 8% of people living in Seneca have residential fiber service available to them.

Approximately 99% of Seneca residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

As of this month, 29679 Is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Seneca.

In Oconee County, approximately 7,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

Seneca ISPs Sometimes Have Data Caps

data caps are currently common with HughesNet and Viasat. The ceiling of these caps have variations between packages. Data limits have the largest effect on people using their connection more than average. Streaming limit have been a contentious issue in Seneca and nationwide, but do not impact the majority of Seneca customers.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Seneca

ProviderTypeCoverageSpeed
AT&T InternetDSL, Fixed Wireless, and Fiber98.5%+1,000 Mbps
EarthLinkDSL and Fiber98.5%+1,000 Mbps
Northland CommunicationsCable76.3%+100 Mbps
Onetone TelecomFiber and Fixed Wireless9.3%+60 Mbps
Charter SpectrumCable5.3%+940 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)Satellite100%35 Mbps
HughesNetSatellite100%25 Mbps
AT&TDSL, Fixed Wireless, and Fiber100%1,000 Mbps
Spectrum BusinessCable and Fiber8.5%+940 Mbps
WindstreamCopper2.5%+30 Mbps

Compare Seneca to the 5 largest cities in the US

CityAverage Download SpeedNumber of ProvidersAverage Cost per Mbps
Seneca25.1 Mbps11$0.51
New York154.5 Mbps (+129.4 Mbps)15 (+4)$0.36 (-$0.15)
Los Angeles76.0 Mbps (+51.0 Mbps)17 (+6)$0.35 (-$0.16)
Chicago69.7 Mbps (+44.7 Mbps)18 (+7)$0.33 (-$0.18)
Houston73.4 Mbps (+48.3 Mbps)24 (+13)$0.32 (-$0.19)
Philadelphia73.3 Mbps (+48.3 Mbps)9 (-2)$0.54 (+$0.03)
Last Updated on 5/25/2020.