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There are 25 home TV and internet providers and 64 business providers across all of Mississippi. 97.2% of homes can get more than one wired (cable, DSL, fiber) internet provider, which is above average (#3 out of 52, including Puerto Rico and Washington D.C.). Competition is generally good for the customer, which means internet in Mississippi is less likely to offer competitive speeds or prices. All home internet providers are listed below.

Mississippi Internet Service Providers

Internet ProviderState CoverageLink
AT&T80.3%Visit site
Telepak Networks33.5%Visit site
XFINITY (Comcast)32%Visit site
Cable One19.2%Visit site
DSL ByAir14%Visit site
TEC11.5%Visit site
MaxxSouth8.6%Visit site
Tri-State Internet5.6%Visit site
Suddenlink2.4%Visit site
CenturyLink2.4%Visit site

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Internet ProviderState CoverageLink
Mediacom2.2%Visit site
Eagle One Wireless1.4%Visit site
Franklin Telephone1.3%Visit site
Spectrum1.2%Visit site
Vicksburg Video1.2%Visit site
Windstream1.1%Visit site
Fulton Telephone Company0.7%Visit site
TDS0.7%Visit site
Frontier Communications0.6%Visit site
Belzoni Cable0.5%Visit site
Complete Computers0.4%Visit site
BruceTel0.4%Visit site
Georgetown Telephone0.4%Visit site
Decatur Telephone Company0.3%N/A
Dixie-Net0.3%Visit site
REACH4 Communications0.2%Visit site
Sledge Telephone Company0.2%Visit site
Lakeside Telephone Company0.2%Visit site
NOXAPATER0.1%Visit site
Ripley Video Cable0.1%N/A
Smithville Telecom0.1%Visit site
Mound Bayou0.1%Visit site
Uniti0.1%Visit site
TecInfo Communications<.1%Visit site
Benchmark<.1%Visit site
Wellman Cooperative Telephone Association<.1%Visit site
Ind-Co Cable TV<.1%Visit site
ZochNet<.1%Visit site

2.0% of Mississippians have only 1 wired provider connected to their block. 10.3% have no options at their homes except for satellite internet. This places Mississippi as the 3rd least connected state.

Internet Provider Types

89.7% of Mississippi homes can get some type of internet. The table below shows which types of service are available.

Internet Type% of Mississippi
Fiber37.9%
Cable66.4%
DSL82.2%
Fixed Wireless20.7%

Mississippi Internet Speeds

We measure two different types of max speeds. The first is a measure of the fastest speed a home could get for any price. For Mississippi the average is 16.5 Mbps. This measure puts Mississippi #20 out of 52 in the US.

Download Speed% of Mississippi
.1 to 5 Mbps5.0%
6 to 10 Mbps4.0%
11 to 20 Mbps4.5%
21 to 30 Mbps1.3%
31 to 75 Mbps4.3%
76 to 100 Mbps6.4%
101 to 250 Mbps16.6%
251 to 500 Mbps0.0%
501 to 999 Mbps0.0%
1 Gbps or more49.3%

Our second measure of speed is the actual average speed in Mbps for all Mississippians. Real-world average speeds in Mississippi are about 16.5 Mbps, meaning Mississippi ranks #50 out of 52.

Detailed Internet Data by City

DecisionData has obsessively collected and calculated the most comprehensive data for ISPs (internet service providers) in Mississippi. Click on a city to view detailed information including speeds by provider by city and much more.

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