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There are 36 home TV and internet providers and 52 business providers across all of Tennessee. 81.2% of homes can get more than one wired (cable, DSL, fiber) internet provider, which is below average (#30 out of 52, including Puerto Rico and Washington D.C.). Competition is generally good for the customer, which means internet in Tennessee is more likely to offer competitive speeds or prices. All home internet providers are listed below.

Tennessee Internet Service Providers

Internet ProviderState CoverageLink
AT&T80.6%Visit site
XFINITY (Comcast)56.3%Visit site
Spectrum28%Visit site
ECSIS15.8%Visit site
CenturyLink7.7%Visit site
TDS5.7%Visit site
EPB Fiber Optics5.2%Visit site
LogOn Computer Services4.8%Visit site
Athena Broadband3.5%Visit site
Frontier Communications3.3%Visit site

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Internet ProviderState CoverageLink
Monster Broadband2.7%Visit site
BTES2.4%Visit site
WoW Cable2.1%Visit site
Twin Lakes2.1%Visit site
Ben Lomand Connect1.8%Visit site
Ritter Communications1.8%Visit site
United Communications1.7%Visit site
US Cellular1.4%Visit site
WireTower1.3%Visit site
Jackson Energy Authority1.2%Visit site
RidgeComms1.1%Visit site
MUSFiberNET1%Visit site
DTC0.7%Visit site
Aeneas Communications0.7%Visit site
North Central Telephone0.7%Visit site
Highland Telephone Cooperative0.7%Visit site
JTM Broadband0.7%Visit site
Bledsoe Telephone Cooperative0.6%Visit site
Wisper II0.6%Visit site
Tri-State Internet0.5%Visit site
Columbia Power and Water System0.5%Visit site
Mediacom0.5%Visit site
Cable One0.5%Visit site
Vyve Broadband0.4%Visit site
Telepak Networks0.3%Visit site
Sunset Digital Communications0.3%Visit site
TEC0.3%Visit site
1 Tennessee0.3%Visit site
Loretto Telephone0.3%Visit site
BreezeAir Networks0.2%Visit site
TelePageInc0.2%Visit site
Tennessee Wireless0.2%Visit site
ABG Wireless0.2%N/A
WK&T0.2%Visit site
Peoples Telephone Company0.2%Visit site
ErwinFiber0.2%Visit site
Ken-Tenn Wireless0.2%Visit site
America Internet & Communications0.1%Visit site
Ardmore Telephone Company Incorporated0.1%Visit site
BlueBridgeMedia0.1%Visit site
Spring City Cable TV0.1%Visit site
Advantage Cellular Systems0.1%Visit site
Crossroads WiFi0.1%Visit site
ETC0.1%Visit site
Eagle One Wireless0.1%Visit site
Google Fiber0.1%Visit site
Access Cable0.1%Visit site
Info-Ed<.1%Visit site
Beasleywireless<.1%Visit site
Zito Media LP<.1%Visit site
Scott County Telephone Company<.1%Visit site
Access Media Holdings<.1%Visit site
SkyBest Communications<.1%Visit site
Pickwick Cablevision<.1%Visit site
Birch Communications<.1%Visit site
Airhawk wireless<.1%N/A
Hotwire Communications<.1%Visit site
ZochNet<.1%Visit site
North Central Communications<.1%Visit site
PES Energize<.1%Visit site
Wiggins Telephone Association<.1%Visit site
Ind-Co Cable TV<.1%Visit site
Fayetteville Public Utilities<.1%Visit site
Hillbilly Wireless<.1%Visit site
TrentonCable<.1%Visit site
Windstream<.1%Visit site
GeoLinks<.1%Visit site
ZOOM<.1%Visit site
Uniti<.1%Visit site

14.7% of Tennesseans have only 1 wired provider connected to their block. 3.7% have no options at their homes except for satellite internet. This places Tennessee as the 22nd most connected state.

Internet Provider Types

96.3% of Tennessee homes can get some type of internet. The table below shows which types of service are available.

Internet Type% of Tennessee
Fiber28.2%
Cable85.6%
DSL89.6%
Fixed Wireless15.5%

Tennessee 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 Tennessee the average is 26.1 Mbps. This measure puts Tennessee #18 out of 52 in the US.

Download Speed% of Tennessee
.1 to 5 Mbps1.3%
6 to 10 Mbps1.3%
11 to 20 Mbps1.0%
21 to 30 Mbps3.1%
31 to 75 Mbps2.8%
76 to 100 Mbps12.0%
101 to 250 Mbps18.0%
251 to 500 Mbps9.3%
501 to 999 Mbps19.3%
1 Gbps or more29.2%

Our second measure of speed is the actual average speed in Mbps for all Tennesseans. Real-world average speeds in Tennessee are about 26.1 Mbps, meaning Tennessee ranks #25 out of 52.

Detailed Internet Data by City

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

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