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Internet Providers in Bentonia, Mississippi
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Internet Access in Bentonia, Mississippi
IPBB and Fixed Wireless infrastructure and Satellite infrastructure make up the most widespread hardwired broadband varieties within Bentonia, with 72.63 percent and virtually one hundred percent availability within city limits.
Viasat Internet is the most common Internet choice in Bentonia. The provider is available to close to one hundred percent of Bentonia. HughesNet is the most common second option, serving practically one hundred percent of Bentonia with Satellite Internet service. The fastest Internet plan we've seen for HughesNet for Bentonia is 25 megabits per second download.
As of recent FCC reports, 100 percent of residents have a single option for home residential broadband, or in some rare cases none at all.
AT&T Internet provides a common alternative. They offer 72 percent local availability and a maximum download speed of 25 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't the only choice for Internet access in Bentonia. For example, fixed wireless providers like NETSPEEDMS can deliver 50 Mbps over direct wireless links.
Coverage data on this page comes via FCC provider-reported data, which requires providers in Bentonia to submit availability data biannually. Leveraging direct relationships with providers nationally, we are able to verify this data against privatized data submitted by providers. The speed averages shown below are calculated based on actual speed tests originating in Bentonia from M-Labs.
Internet Statistics 2021
100.0% of consumers in Bentonia3,000 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 Bentonia, Mississippi
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||72.6%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Bentonia
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.
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 Bentonia
Many Internet service providers have been moving to add data caps for residential Internet plans recently. Some major providers in the area, including AT&T Internet, have data caps, according to our most recent data. Data caps in general fall under a wide range, and can be anywhere from 250 Gigabytes to a Terabyte or more. Data limits are usually very high, meaning they don't affect most users. AT&T Internet users in Bentonia should double check data limits when signing up. Don't presume them based on statements online.