Internet providers in
Wake Forest, NC

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5+ Mbps
  • Regular browsing
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  • Ideal for 1 person
10+ Mbps
  • HD video streaming
  • Casual gaming
  • Ideal for 1-2 people
20+ Mbps
  • Ultra HD streaming
  • Frequent gaming
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40+ Mbps
  • Simultaneous HD streaming
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Technology Type

DSL:

DSL provides internet service via phone cables and is up to ten times faster than dial-up service.

Cable:

Cable provides internet speeds faster than DSL through the same cables used for cable TV.

Satellite:

Satellite internet is widely available, but offers slower speeds due to a far-traveling signal.

Fiber:

Fiber relies on glass strands to relay digital code and is much faster than both DSL and cable.

 
1. CenturyLink
Available in Wake Forest
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
80Mbps
2. AT&T
Available in Wake Forest
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
3. Frontier
Available in Wake Forest
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
15Mbps
4. Spectrum
Available in Wake Forest
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
5. Viasat
Available in Wake Forest
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
1. CenturyLink
Available in Wake Forest
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
80Mbps
2. AT&T
Available in Wake Forest
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
3. Frontier
Available in Wake Forest
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
15Mbps
4. Spectrum
Available in Wake Forest
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
5. Viasat
Available in Wake Forest
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
6. MCNC
Available in Wake Forest
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
7. Level 3 Communications
Available in Wake Forest
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. AT&T
Available in Wake Forest
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T
4GLTE
2. Sprint
Available in Wake Forest
Connection:
Mobile
Sprint
4GLTE
3. T-Mobile
Available in Wake Forest
Connection:
Mobile
T-Mobile
4GLTE

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Wake Forest Residential Internet Coverage

Wake Forest is a city on the rise. Middle and upper-middle class individuals and families have been moving to the area and building new homes at a fast pace. The white-collar town residents are well-educated and more than 10% of them telecommute. The high-rate of individuals who telecommute and the large percentage of families living in Wake Forest mean that residents depend on a consistent internet connection for both work and school.

Cable internet users receive service from Time Warner Spectrum. Residents who prefer DSL can choose between CenturyLink and AT&T. CenturyLink reaches 84% of residents. AT&T_s reach is smaller at only 3% of residents along Rolesville Rd. Fiber optic connections are not yet available to residents in Wake Forest.

On the other hand, some businesses can get fiber optics from Level 3 Communications and MCNC. Level 3 Communications currently reached 4% of commercial enterprises and MCNC reaches 1%. Fiber optic offerings are expected to grow as the infrastructure becomes available.

Internet Provider types in Wake Forest


Cable

100%
Coverage

DSL

87%
Coverage

Internet Provider availability in Wake Forest,NC


3 Mbps
100%
availability

10 Mbps
100%
availability

25 Mbps
100%
availability
Broadband internet availability
(Internet faster than 25 Mbps)
100%
Wake Forest
79%
USA

Summary of Wake Forest Internet Providers

ProviderTypeDownload speeds up toUser Rating
CenturyLinkDSL & Fiber80 Mbps2.5/5
AT&TDSL & Fiber1000 Mbps3.5/5
FrontierDSL15 Mbps2.0/5
SpectrumCable100 Mbps3.5/5
ViasatSatellite25 MbpsN/A
Availability and speeds displayed are not guaranteed and are subject to change.
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