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Internet Providers in Lithonia, Georgia
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Internet Access in Lithonia, Georgia
The Lithonia area has two widely available providers: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service. They have speeds up to 100 Mbps and coverage for close to one hundred percent of the city. As for HughesNet, they provide Satellite. Their Internet services have coverage in practically one hundred percent of the area and advertise downstream speeds up to 25 Mbps.
Cable and DSL are the dominant broadband technologies around the Lithonia area, frequently overlapping and generally competing on service quality. Cable performance is overall better, but overall performance of either Internet technology system are comparable and which is "best" frequently varies based on the network infrastructure in a given neighborhood.
The Internet packages shown on this page are collected individually through our research team. Our team has gathered 381 Internet packages in Lithonia, in total.
Xfinity and EarthLink also offer Internet service in Lithonia, with shared coverage areas in some parts of town.
The majority of Lithonia homes have 4-5 options so far as home broadband, which is above-average. Lithonia ranks 92nd out of 573 communities in Georgia in terms of broadband options. Underserved blocks are low, and only 300 are limited to a single broadband option. Click into the interactive map below to explore data about Lithonia and Internet access statistics.
Internet Statistics 2022
0.4% of consumers in Lithonia300 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 Lithonia, Georgia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|AT&T Internet||1,000 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||8s||97.1%|
|EarthLink||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||99.0%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||115 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 11s||34.8%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Ultra Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||34.8%|
|Windstream||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||5.3%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For Lithonia
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.
Internet Coverage Around Luther Rice University & Seminary
Students living within two miles of Luther Rice University & Seminary can expect to have a choice between 2-3 ISPs providers. As elsewhere in Lithonia, Viasat and HughesNet are the most common options. Speed test data suggests that internet performance in the Luther Rice University & Seminary area is over 25 Mbps, with averages in the zip code around (126.52 Mbps as of our latest data.) This speed should be enough for students in Lithonia who want to watch HD video, share a connection with housemates, and etc. That said, since these averages are calculated on openly available performance test data, they often trend lower than actual top speeds obtainable in an area. Use the zip search box above to see more information on broadband internet options at a specific address.
Data Limits on Lithonia Internet Plans
Internet companies have been moving to increase the use of "data caps" onto their consumer Internet plans lately. The trend holds true in the Lithonia market, with common Internet choices like Xfinity advertising plans with data caps. This might not matter for the majority of Internet users, but it might be an issue for households that share their service with multiple other household members or "power users" who stream a lot of high-def content. If you are concerned about living within a set amount of data use, look for fiber in the area using the search bar at the top of this page. Fiber is often a bit higher priced, but can offer unlimited data without throttling because fiber-optic infrastructure doesn't share cable or DSL's bandwidth limitations.
Compare Lithonia to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Lithonia||164.2 Mbps||10||$0.27 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +381.4 Mbps )||21 ( +11 )||$0.31 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( -2.9 Mbps )||20 ( +10 )||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +16.7 Mbps )||19 ( +9 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +22.4 Mbps )||26 ( +16 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +14.9 Mbps )||10||$0.36 ( + $0.00 )|