Providers Offering Copper Service

We've found 263 providers offering Copper service in the US. Below are stats on their coverage and speeds.

Clear Rate Communications 565,283 1 30 mbps
Comporium Communications 261,590 2 1.5 mbps
Chickamauga Telephone Corporation 14,726 1 20 mbps
Upstream Network 14,322 10 1000 mbps
Hawaii Dialogix Telecom 10,752 1 400 mbps
Full Service Network 2,437 1 45 mbps
802Networks 1,205 1 150 mbps
Hargray Communications 986 1 1.5 mbps
Aero Communications 424 2 100 mbps
Dalko 201 1 50 mbps
Intermax Networks 170 1 10 mbps
SKT 125 1 1.5 mbps
GTT Communications 0 52 12 mbps
Verizon Business 0 51 50 mbps
TPx Communications 0 47 0 mbps
Fusion Connect 0 45 20 mbps
Windstream 0 39 1000 mbps
APXnet 0 36 1000 mbps
Spectrotel 0 34 896 mbps
Access One Inc 0 30 3 mbps
Allstream 0 27 0 mbps
Call One 0 26 1.5 mbps
altafiber 0 23 0 mbps
C Spire Business Solutions 0 22 1000 mbps
Vocal IP Networx 0 22 45 mbps
Global Cloud Xchange 0 21 905 mbps
CenturyLink 0 19 1000 mbps
SNET 0 19 12 mbps
Panterra 0 18 100 mbps
NetFortris 0 14 0 mbps
T2 Technologies 0 14 50 mbps
Tailwind 0 13 10 mbps
Everstream 0 12 50 mbps
Zayo 0 12 0 mbps
EXA Infrastructure 0 12 0 mbps
Telefonica USA 0 12 3 mbps
WorxOne 0 12 10 mbps
ICS Advanced Technologies 0 11 1000 mbps
Consolidated Communications 0 10 100 mbps
AccessMedia3 0 10 1000 mbps
Allied Telecom Group 0 10 100 mbps
Tata Communications 0 9 0 mbps
US Signal Company 0 6 1000 mbps
Google Fiber Webpass 0 6 1000 mbps
Astound Business Solutions Powered by RCN 0 5 1000 mbps
FirstLight 0 5 100 mbps
Atlantech Online 0 5 50 mbps
NetCarrier Telecom 0 5 6 mbps
One Ring Networks 0 5 1000 mbps
AssetBlack 0 5 100 mbps
Mammoth Networks 0 5 50 mbps
Netrix 0 5 0 mbps
First Communications 0 4 1.5 mbps
TEC 0 4 100 mbps
Blackfoot Communications 0 4 100 mbps
InterGlobe 0 4 20 mbps
Xclutel Communications 0 4 0 mbps
TeleComp Computer Services 0 4 45 mbps
Astound Broadband Powered by Wave 0 3 1000 mbps
Utility Telecom 0 3 100 mbps
Xtel Communications 0 3 1.5 mbps
Tierzero 0 3 0 mbps
Telesystem 0 3 602 mbps
Aureon 0 3 30 mbps
Advanced Integrated 0 3 6 mbps
Syringa Networks 0 3 100 mbps
NUVISIONS 0 2 1000 mbps
LOGIX Fiber Networks 0 2 15 mbps
Sail Internet 0 2 1000 mbps
Socket 0 2 1000 mbps
CS Technologies 0 2 250 mbps
Lumos Networks 0 2 10 mbps
Georgia Public Web 0 2 1.5 mbps
Smartaira 0 2 2000 mbps
South Central Communications 0 2 15 mbps
LS Networks 0 2 1000 mbps
Plumas Sierra Telecommunications 0 2 50 mbps
CallTower 0 2 6 mbps
Brainstorm Internet 0 2 300 mbps
FORETHOUGHT.net 0 2 300 mbps
Dobson Fiber 0 2 1000 mbps
DataBank 0 2 1000 mbps
Port Networks 0 2 400 mbps
Cruzio Internet 0 2 0.56 mbps
Jabo Communications 0 2 10 mbps
Citynet 0 2 75 mbps
Sterling Communications 0 2 200 mbps
Celito 0 2 0 mbps
Visionary Communications 0 2 100 mbps
InfoStructure 0 2 40 mbps
Leaco 0 2 60 mbps
Monmouth Telephone & Telegraph 0 1 1.5 mbps
Sonic 0 1 12 mbps
Silver Star Telecom 0 1 1000 mbps
DigitalAgent 0 1 50 mbps
Raw Bandwidth Communications 0 1 100 mbps
Acme Communications 0 1 1.5 mbps
FirstDigital Telecom 0 1 12 mbps
Seimitsu 0 1 1.4 mbps
Dakota Carrier Network 0 1 3 mbps

Copper Internet Providers in the USA

Copper internet transmits data over copper cables including T-carrier lines like T1, T3 and Ethernet over Copper (EoC). Some copper connections are not a ready-connect service and may take weeks or months to set up depending on the infrastructure. Providers that offer copper internet service in the US include Verizon Business, GTT Communications, CenturyLink and Windstream among others.

How many copper internet providers are there in the US?

There are 235 copper internet providers in the US. The largest copper providers by coverage are Webpass, JAS Networks, and Pinnacle Communications.

What is copper internet?

Similar to DSL and cable, copper internet uses copper wires in order to deliver service. The main distinction is copper internet is used to describe the other technologies that use copper wires including T1, T3 and Ethernet over Copper (EoC).

Copper broadband connections like T-carrier lines (T1, T3) are a common alternative to fiber or DSL for business internet connections. Unlike mass-market DSL or cable, these connections are often dedicated to your location alone, allowing you to lease direct lines between specific buildings or office locations.

Pros and Cons of Copper Internet

Pros

  • Dedicated connections
  • Alternative to fiber
  • Business class services
  • May be available if other services are unavailable

Cons

  • Lengthy installation times
  • High costs
  • Speeds can be slow
  • Signal degrades over distance

What is T1 Broadband?

T-Carrier technologies, like T1, were created to allow increased transmission capacity over twisted copper lines. It allows 24 channels of voice at the same time and is extremely reliable compared to “best effort” small business DSL packages.

For more information on T1 and copper internet providers, see our guide to copper broadband technology.