Internet Providers in Thomson, GA
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Residential Internet Statistics for Thomson, GA
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,200 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$50|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Thomson, Georgia
Internet Access in Thomson, Georgia
Coverage data shows two major infrastructure types inside Thomson: coaxial cable (85.12% coverage) and DSL (80.97% availability). Coaxial cable Internet service is usually delivered via traditional cable TV providers, using pre-existing copper coaxial television wires strung up on utility poles or buried along the road. DSL, similarly, is sent via phone wires. Most Thomson neighborhoods and street addresses have access to both cable and/or DSL from competing Internet providers.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Thomson's primary wired broadband options.
Since FCC data is currently tallied up biannually and only published 6+ months later, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help reduce the delay.
XFINITY from Comcast is another commonly available Internet choice in Thomson. They offer Cable service available to 85 percent of Thomson.
In summary, Internet access could stand improvement in Thomson. For the time being, a limited 4,000 Thomson locals are limited to fewer than one options.
Internet Statistics 2021
25.8% of consumers in Thomson4,000 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 Thomson, Georgia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|AT&T||25 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Thomson, Georgia
- AT&T Internet - IPBB - 81.0% Availability in Thomson - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Xfinity - Cable - 85.1% Availability in Thomson - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
- AT&T - Fixed Wireless - 42.6% Availability in Thomson - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
- Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Thomson - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Thomson - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
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 Thomson
Data collected by our market research team shows that some of the popular ISPs in Thomson use data caps for their residential Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue since users view caps as a strategy for limiting video streaming. Providers insist they are a necessary tool for managing network traffic. In either case, the problem is streaming video, which can consume anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hour.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Thomson
|AT&T Internet||IPBB||81.0%+||100 Mbps|
|XFINITY from Comcast||Cable||85.1%+||1,200 Mbps|
|AT&T||Fixed Wireless||42.6%+||25 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|Comcast Business||Cable||100%||987 Mbps|
|AT&T||Fixed Wireless||100%||25 Mbps|
|Advanced Technology Group||Fixed Wireless||100%||100 Mbps|
|Georgia Public Web||Copper||4.9%+||1.5 Mbps|
|Crown Castle Fiber||Fiber||3.1%+||1,000 Mbps|
Compare Thomson to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Thomson||32.9 Mbps||5||$0.25 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||415.4 Mbps ( +382.5 Mbps )||16 ( +11 )||$0.70 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||118.9 Mbps ( +86 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.26 ( + $0.00 )|
|Chicago||116.2 Mbps ( +83.3 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.27 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||127.4 Mbps ( +94.5 Mbps )||23 ( +18 )||$0.26 ( + $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||127.6 Mbps ( +94.7 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.37 ( + $0.00 )|