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Internet Providers in Brunswick, Georgia
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Internet Access in Brunswick, Georgia
Information on BroadbandNow is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual provider territory filings. We leverage direct provider reports and other private datasets to validate the information, down to the census block or lit address level. Pricing and plan data on BroadbandNow is collected manually by our data science team. We have aggregated 387 broadband plans in Brunswick since 2014. Speed averages are calculated from 4,628 browser-based speed test recordsover the past 12 months.
Cable providers like XFINITY from Comcast and DSL providers like AT&T Internet are the main network types with availability in Brunswick.
XFINITY from Comcast is also a common Internet choice in Brunswick. They offer Cable connections available to 97 percent of the area.
The majority of Brunswick homes have 2 Internet providers to choose from. This is a decent level of competition. It results in two companies competing so far as pricing and service reliability. This choice isn't distributed evenly, though. even in 2021, a surprising 6.11 of residents still have only one or zero options for true broadband services.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Brunswick so far as coverage area. As the map below shows, these providers often cover the same addresses around Brunswick.
- There are 16 internet providers in Brunswick with 6 of those offering residential service
- Brunswick is the 209th most connected city in Georgia ahead of Waverly, Woodbine, and Waynesville, but behind Darien and Saint Simons Island.
- The fastest zip code in Brunswick for July 2021 is 31525. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
6.1% of consumers in Brunswick3,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Brunswick, Georgia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|ATC Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||5.4%|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||97.4%|
|AT&T Internet||940 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber and Fixed Wireless||8s||91.4%|
|EarthLink||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||60.1%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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 and Video Streaming in Brunswick
Data collected by our market research team suggests that popular providers in the area currently place some sort of limit on data use on home Internet connections. Data caps are controversial since subscribers see them as a tactic to limit streaming services, while providers insist that caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the culprit is the same: over-the-top streaming, which can consume one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Compare Brunswick to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Brunswick||138.6 Mbps||9||$0.58 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +395.8 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +10.2 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +22 Mbps )||15 ( +6 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +30.9 Mbps )||23 ( +14 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +23.5 Mbps )||8 ( -1 )||$0.66 ( + $0.00 )|