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Internet Providers in Bainbridge, Georgia
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Internet Access in Bainbridge, Georgia
According to our most recent availabliity data, the Bainbridge area has two main providers: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service, with download speeds up to 100 Mbps and availability in close to one hundred percent of the city. As for HughesNet, they market Satellite, with availability for close to one hundred percent of the area and advertise speeds up to a maximum of 25 Mbps.
The information listed here comes via FCC reports, and is validated through private data sources to output more useful results than governmental websites. Address availability information isn't always available. Information on pricing of individual Internet plans is generated by our research and analysis experts, who collect thousands of plans annually. There are 276 plans collected in Bainbridge from 2014–present. There are 43 Internet or bundled packages currently available in the area.
The average household in Bainbridge will have 3 providers serving a given address. Still, 26.8 percent of Bainbridge residents have one choice for broadband service.
Looking at network technologies with significant infrastructure built the Bainbridge area, we see that the most widespread physical wire broadband connection types are IPBB and Fixed Wireless (78.06 percent coverage) and Satellite (virtually one hundred percent coverage).
While the main ISPs are Viasat and HughesNet, AT&T Internet is also in the area with IPBB and Fixed Wireless availability for 78 percent of addresses and a recorded maximum speed of 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless providers such as Point Broadband connect their subscribers to 80 Mbps or more via direct wireless hardware. See the interactive map below to see how many options are available on a granular level.
Internet Statistics 2021
26.8% of consumers in Bainbridge5,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Bainbridge, Georgia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Mediacom Cable||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||77.2%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||50 Mbps||DSL||2m 43s||1.7%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||78.1%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|EarthLink||25 Mbps||DSL||5m 27s||41.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Caps on Bainbridge Internet Plans
Many Internet companies have decided to add "data caps" to their consumer broadband plans as of late. The market trend holds true in the Bainbridge market, with ISPs like Mediacom featuring plans with data caps. It's not a large issue for the majority of customers, but can be an issue for subscribers that share their WiFi with multiple other household members or "power users" who stream a large amount of high-def content. Caps on cable plans tend to be about 1 Terabyte, which is way more than is used by 99% of customers, according to a report from Comcast. Mediacom Cable customers are advised to verify data use policies before signing up, and not presume them based soley on phone rep statements.
Compare Bainbridge to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Bainbridge||312.1 Mbps||8||$0.56 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +222.3 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( -163.3 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( -151.5 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( -142.6 Mbps )||23 ( +15 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( -150 Mbps )||8||$0.66 ( + $0.00 )|