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EarthLink High-Speed Internet for Wilmington, North Carolina

Supercharge your home internet experience with speeds up to 5 Gigs (5000 Mbps)*! Get reliable internet service with our fiber-optic network that delivers the speeds Wilmington needs. Stream all your favorite content with no worries about data caps on most service plans. Call now to sign up for internet services starting as low as $59.95/mo.*

*Offers vary by speed and location. See offer and plan details.

Fast Facts

  • There are three fiber internet providers in the Wilmington area
  • Roughly 46% of Wilmington has access to fiber internet
  • EarthLink has the best high-speed internet coverage
  • North Carolina’s coast, and Wilmington in particular, has become a “hotspot” for startups1
  • Wilmington is named one of the top 100 Emerging Startup Ecosystems2
  • The average internet speed in Wilmington is 40 Mbps3
  • The cost of living in Wilmington is 4% less than the national average4
  • The median home price in Wilmington is $280,7235

Things to Do

Nestled between the Cape Fear River and the Atlantic Ocean is Wilmington, a charming town rich in history, culture, and, of course, plenty of Southern charm. Whether you’re a foodie, history nerd, or movie buff, there’s something for everyone.

Wilmington NC holywood east tour

Lights, camera, action! See why the city is called “Hollywood East” on a self-guided tour through various movie and TV show production locales, including the sites of many scenes from Dawson’s Creek.

Wilmington NC Cape Fear River

Visit Battleship North Carolina, the first-ever fast battleship produced by the US Navy, on the banks of the Cape Fear River.

Wilmington NC historic downtown mall indoor

Explore the National Register Historic River District and Downtown, 230 blocks of antebellum Southern architecture and majestic oak trees.

Wilmington Catch

If you love seafood, then your trip to Wilmington won’t be complete without a stop at Catch, a local North Carolina seafood restaurant from award-winning chef Keith Rhodes.

Enjoy all the benefits of your new EarthLink internet plan! Your EarthLink service entitles you to more than just a reliable internet connection.

EarthLink Digital Marketing in Wilmington, North Carolina

Easily Design your Own Website

Our professionals will help you design a cutting edge and conversion-centric website resulting in stronger sales and steady performance. A mobile-friendly interface integrated swiftly with the latest SEO guidelines coupled with our relentless hard work and creativity to give your business a lasting impression online.

EarthLink Security & Tools for Wilmington, North Carolina

Internet connection with security in mind

Whether it’s helping protect you against viruses, securing your Internet connection, preventing loss of data or optimizing your computer, trust EarthLink’s expertise to help you connect with the right security too.

What Plans are Available?

EarthLink considers internet speed to be the most essential requirement for any user, which is why we provide a wide range of speeds up to 5 Gigs per second.

Call 800-217-6231 today to compare internet speeds available near Wilmington,  North Carolina.

EarthLink Security & Tools for Wilmington, North Carolina

We’re not just a North Carolina internet provider. With a whole suite of tools, we’re here for every part of your digital life. We offer:

EarthLink Protect+ Powered by Norton Life Lock:
Keeps you safer than ever. This cyber safety tool offers real-time protection and dark web monitoring plus a secure VPN, million-dollar protection package, and more.

EarthLink Online Backup:
Never worry about a missing file again. Use online backup to automate your data backup, sync your files across multiple devices, and easily view and share your files with family and friends.

EarthLink Guardian:
Keeping your kids safer online is a full-time job — we can help. Powered by Bark, Guardian is a parental control tool that helps families manage and protect their children’s online lives while still preserving privacy.

EarthLink EasyTech:
The solution to your smart device problems is our remote IT support. If you have a TV that won’t connect, a video doorbell that won’t ring (or any other smart device issue), just call our product experts, and they’ll work to resolve your problem remotely.

Find the right solution for your home or business from Wilmington's trusted internet service provider

Lightning-fast internet, website design, and marketing services. Security solutions are just a call away. Get started today.

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As an internet provider in Wilmington, EarthLink offers:

  • Wilmington Fiber Internet: the fastest speeds with no data caps and maximum reliability.
  • Wilmington Satellite Internet: a dependable choice for rural internet with a variety of plans to fit your needs.
  • Wilmington Rural Internet: if you live in a hard-to-reach area or an internet desert, we can help keep you connected.
  • Wilmington Business Internet: if you’re ready to take your small business to the next level, trust one of the top internet providers in North Carolina.

Nearby Cities/Zip Codes

With a population of 282,573 people (and counting), the entire area is flourishing. You don’t have to live in the very heart of downtown to get the best Wilmington internet — but we can reach you there, too.

  • Wilmington — including zip codes 28401, 28402, 28403, 28404, 28405, 28406, 28407, 28408, 28409, 28410, 28411, 28412
  • Boiling Springs Lake — including zip codes 28422 and 2846
  • Camp Lejeune — including zip codes 28542 and 28547
  • Hampstead — including zip codes 28411 and 28443
  • Leland — including zip codes 28451 and 28479
  • Oak Island — including zip codes 28461 and 28465
  • Shallotte — including zip codes 28459, 28468, 28469, 28470
  • Wrightsboro — including zip codes 28401, 28405, 28429

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Call today to check pricing and availability

With EarthLink high-speed internet, you get the very best EarthLink has to offer at the price that fits your budget. Enjoy shared speed for every family member to stream videos, music, movies. and more — all with no fiber internet data caps.

  • Speeds up to 5 Gigs
  • Reliability and high speed with fiber-optic technology
  • No fiber internet data caps on most service plans

Plans start at $59.95 / month


* Actual speeds may vary based on network activity, configuration, and other factors. Subject to availability. Some prices shown may be introductory offers. Equipment fees, taxes and other fees and restrictions may apply.

  • “New website keeping tabs on Wilmington’s growing startup scene” via WRAL Tech Wire, 4/9/2020
  • “Report: Wilmington A Top Global Emerging Ecosystem” via Wilmington Biz, 9/22/2021
  • “Fiber Optic Internet Providers and TV Companies in Wilmington, NC” via Best Neighborhood, 2021
  • “Cost of Living in Wilmington, North Carolina” via Payscale, 2021
  • “Cost of Living in Wilmington, North Carolina” via Payscale, 2021