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Internet Providers in Oxford, Georgia
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Internet Access in Oxford, Georgia
There are 12 Internet service providers (ISPs) in Oxford. There are 3 LTE companies and 6 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.
Remember that since FCC coverage data is collected biannually and only published six months later, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the main Internet options in Oxford.
broadband consumer choice is strong overall, and the average Oxford resident has 3-4 providers to choose from. (3.3 per census block, to be exact.)
Overall, Oxford's Internet infrastructure conforms with a similar pattern to other US cities and towns: wide coverage of cable and DSL, but only two choices since a majority of residences are stuck with a single provider for setting up either service. The cable/DSL pattern comes from the fact that most Broadband companies started as television and telephone companies, and use already connected wired networks on telephone poles to deliver broadband bundles.
Internet Statistics 2021
3.2% of consumers in Oxford300 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 Oxford, Georgia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||45.8%|
|AT&T Internet||940 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||8s||96.9%|
|EarthLink||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||96.8%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For Oxford
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 in Oxford
Data collected by our market research team suggests that some of the common ISPs in Oxford use data caps on home broadband plans. Data caps are disliked since consumers see caps as a strategy for limiting video streaming. Providers explain that they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage heavy network traffic. In either case, the culprit is streaming services, which easily eats up anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hr.
Compare Oxford to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Oxford||197.2 Mbps||8||$0.28 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +337.2 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.41 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( -48.4 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.22 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( -36.6 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( -27.7 Mbps )||23 ( +15 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( -35.1 Mbps )||8||$0.30 ( + $0.00 )|