Internet Providers in Stephens, GA

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Residential Internet Statistics for Stephens, GA
Internet Providers: 3
Internet Plans: 2
Fastest Speed Available: 200 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $50

Internet Access in Stephens, Georgia

Viasat Internet has the most coverage in Stephens. HughesNet is also commonly available.

The packages listed here are manually collected through our research team.

Stephens residents who have any sort of Internet service are likely to overpay for it, since areas with low broadband competition don't incentivize companies to reduce pricing or improve service quality.

DSL broadband has strong coverage in comparison with other Internet options within Stephens because it uses phone wires to transmit digital data. The line reaches the home via utility poles outside, which continues to a modem attached to the ethernet jack inside to complete the connection for Wifi.

Aside from the Internet options detailed above, Windstream is another option to consider. They have Internet in 96 percent of the Stephens area.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 Stephens, Georgia

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Windstream 200 Mbps DSL 40s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Stephens, Georgia

  • Windstream - DSL - 96.8% Availability in Stephens - Speeds up to 200 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Stephens - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Stephens - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Stephens

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Stephens is the 567th most connected city in Georgia behind Greensboro, Winterville, Union Point, Crawford, and Lexington.

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

Approximately 200 people in Oglethorpe 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.

In Oglethorpe County, approximately 2,000 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 Cap Issues in Stephens

Data collected by our market researchers suggests that top providers in the area use data caps for their home broadband plans. Data caps are disliked because subscribers see caps as a tactic to discourage streaming services. Providers maintain they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the problem is over-the-top streaming, which can eat up anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.

Internet access in Stephens neighborhoods

We have analyzed information on Broadband availability for all these communities within Stephens: Maxeys.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Stephens

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Windstream DSL 96.8%+ 200 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps