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Internet Providers in Emerson, Georgia
Residential Internet Statistics for Emerson, GA
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,200 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$54.98|
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Internet Access in Emerson, Georgia
Emerson has only two major Internet service options — coaxial cable (practically one hundred percent coverage) and DSL (95.15% coverage). Coaxial cable Internet is delivered through traditional cable TV providers via their pre-existing coaxial television cables on telephone poles. DSL Internet, similarly, is delivered over phone lines. The majority of Emerson census blocks can access coaxial cable or DSL service from competing Internet companies.
Viasat Internet offers the largest coverage area for Emerson residents. practically one hundred percent of the Emerson area can receive access to them. HughesNet is also a common choice, providing near one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite service. The fastest plan we've seen for HughesNet in Emerson is 25 Mbps.
The Internet access information listed here comes from provider coverage reports. Coverage data is validated against privatized data sources to create more detailed listings than is available from the FCC directly. Information on speeds and pricing of listed Internet plans is sourced by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points annually. There are a total of 270 collected plans in Emerson from 2014–present, with 36 Internet or bundled packages currently active in the area.
The average home in Emerson will find 4-5 companies serving their location. Only 4.85 percent of the Emerson population are stuck with one option for Internet.
Aside from the Internet options listed above, XFINITY from Comcast is another option to consider. They have Internet in near one hundred percent of the Emerson area. Fixed wireless providers like iWispr.Net are worth looking at, but the incumbent wired options usually offer a stronger deal when it comes to performance and price.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Emerson, Georgia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||99.7%|
|AT&T Internet||940 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||8s||89.6%|
|EarthLink||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||95.2%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Cap Issues and Cord Cutting in Emerson
Data from our market researchers shows that many of the top providers use data caps for their residential Internet packages. Data caps are a public issue because subscribers view them as a strategy to limit "cord cutting". Providers maintain that caps are a necessary tool for managing heavy network congestion. In either case, the culprit is the same: streaming services, which can use 1–7GB/hour.