Internet Providers in Forsyth, GA

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Residential Internet Statistics for Forsyth, GA
Internet Providers: 7
Internet Plans: 4
Fastest Speed Available: 940 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $63.75

Internet Access in Forsyth, Georgia

Information on this page is calculated based on biannual FCC coverage reports. We leverage direct reporting from providers and other privatized data to further validate the data. Plan, pricing, and other data is collected through our data division. To date, we've analyzed and verified 359 broadband deals in the area around Forsyth since founding in 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 1,820 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

59.83 percent of Forsyth households (9,000 residents total) have only one choice for home residential broadband service.

Taking a look now at network technologies installed around the area, we see that the most frequently available wired Internet connection options are IPBB (69.01 percent coverage) and Fixed Wireless (56.32 percent coverage).

AT&T Internet is a common second choice to the primary providers, serving Forsyth with 69 percent coverage and a top speed of 100 Mbps. Aside from home Internet, there are also 3 companies in city limits offering enterprise and business products and services such as point-to-point connectivity. We list every provider with business plans on their site.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the largest ISPs in Forsyth in terms of coverage area. The more common providers often compete at addresses around Forsyth.

  • There are 9 internet providers in Forsyth with 7 of those offering residential service
  • Forsyth is the 319th most connected city in Georgia ahead of Barnesville, but behind Juliette, Flovilla, Jackson, and Milner.
  • The fastest zip code in Forsyth for April 2021 is 31029. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

9,000 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 Forsyth, Georgia

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
AT&T Fiber 940 Mbps Fiber 8s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
Forsyth Cablenet 100 Mbps Fiber 1m 21s
Forsyth CableNet 30 Mbps Cable 4m 33s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
AT&T 25 Mbps Fixed Wireless 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Forsyth, Georgia

  • AT&T Internet - IPBB - 69.0% Availability in Forsyth - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • AT&T - Fixed Wireless - 56.3% Availability in Forsyth - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Forsyth CableNet - Cable - 42.0% Availability in Forsyth - Speeds up to 30 Mbps
  • AT&T Fiber - Fiber - 9.7% Availability in Forsyth - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Forsyth Cablenet - Fiber - 4.0% Availability in Forsyth - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Forsyth - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Forsyth - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Forsyth

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Forsyth is the 319th most connected city in Georgia ahead of Barnesville, but behind Juliette, Flovilla, Jackson, and Milner.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 5,000 people in Monroe County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 14% of people living in Forsyth have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 40% of Forsyth residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

As of this month, 31029 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Forsyth.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Monroe County, approximately 12,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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 in Forsyth

Data collected by our research team shows that some of the common providers use data caps for their residential broadband connections. Data caps are disliked since customers view caps as a strategy to stop "cord cutting". Providers explain they are a necessary tool for managing network congestion. In either case, the issue is streaming video, which can eat up 1–7GB/hr.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Forsyth

Provider Type Coverage Speed
AT&T Internet IPBB 69.0%+ 100 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 56.3%+ 25 Mbps
Forsyth CableNet Cable 42.0%+ 30 Mbps
AT&T Fiber Fiber 9.7%+ 940 Mbps
Forsyth Cablenet Fiber 4.0%+ 100 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 100% 25 Mbps
AT&T Fiber 10.5%+ 940 Mbps
Uniti Fiber Fiber 1.7%+ 25 Mbps
Fusion Connect Copper 0.4%+ 20 Mbps

Compare Forsyth to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Forsyth 43.9 Mbps 7 $0.35 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +371.5 Mbps ) 16 ( +9 ) $0.70 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +75 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +72.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +83.5 Mbps ) 23 ( +16 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +83.7 Mbps ) 8 ( +1 ) $0.37 ( + $0.00 )