Internet Rates

All FPU Internet accounts include two e-mail addresses. Currently, additional addresses may be purchased for $4.00 per month if needed. Prices stated below reflect residential and commercial Internet service with or without any FPU Cable TV subscription.

*Rates effective as of July 1, 2016*

 

Download SpeedUpload SpeedPrice*Modem Required
3 Megabits/second1.5 Megabits/second$44.49Docsis 2.0**
5 Megabits/second2.5 Megabits/second$64.49Docsis 2.0**
10 Megabits/second5 Megabits/second$77.09Docsis 2.0**
30 Megabits/second3 Megabits/second$46.49Docsis 3.0++
34 Megabits/second3.4 Megabits/second$66.49Docsis 3.0++
40 Megabits/second5 Megabits/second$79.09Docsis 3.0++

*Prices do not include taxes or franchise fees
** Or later. New customers will be required to purchase, rent, or supply a Docsis 3.0 or later modem.
++ Or later.  FPU can only officially support Motorola or Arris brand modems; Due to firmware updates applied by other cable companies other brand modems may not work well.


Static IP Addresses: $14.95 per month

You may connect as many computers as you wish to the internet through a single cable connection, but you must use a router (not provided by FPU) to do so. Their bandwidth will be shared (3 Mb will be shared across however many computers you have connected to a single modem). Multiple cable modems for multiple computers at one location are multiple accounts and will be billed accordingly.

Requirements for Fayetteville Public Utilities' High-Speed Cable Broadband Internet Service:

Cable Modem- This is an external modem that connects your computer to FPU cable through which your Internet service is delivered.
Modem Purchase from FPU: $50.00
Modem Lease from FPU: $6.50/month

If you decide to purchase a modem elsewhere it must be DOCSIS 3.0 (older 1.0, 1.1, and 2.0 version modems are no longer supported) compatible reputable name brand modem. FPU only directly supports Motorola and Arris brand modems. DOCSIS 3.1 modems will function on our network, but will provide no additional benefit. To get internet access with Fayetteville Public Utilities your computer must  have a functioning network card/ethernet port, or you may connect a wireless router to the modem for your wireless devices. FPU provided cable modems do not have built in wireless or router capability.

Other Charges:

Initial Service Connection includes one service drop and one outlet.
Extra Drop Charge: $35.00 (Fayetteville Public Utilities Cable service can carry 4 TVs per service drop or 2 TVs and 1 Internet per drop)
Extra Outlet Charge: $12.50 at the time of install $25.00 to relocate an outlet $25.00 for a return installation of an additional outlet
Reconnect Fee: $20.00

Trip Charge for Customer Problem: $30.00

***Prices Do NOT include taxes or franchise fees***