Internet Providers in Braxton, Mississippi

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Internet Statistics for Braxton, MS
Providers: 7
Max Advertised Speed: 1200 Mbps
Fiber: Available
Cable: Available
DSL: Available

Internet Access in Braxton, Mississippi

Information below is based on the FCC's bi-annual provider territory reporting. We leverage direct provider coverage reports and other privatized datasets to validate that data, down to the census block level. Pricing and plan data shown here is collected through our data analysis division. To date, we've found and verified 251 Internet plans in the area around Braxton since founding in 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 8 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

The average Braxton household has 2-3 Internet providers to choose from. Competition is good for consumers. It tends to improve prices. This high level of choice isn't distributed evenly, though. A surprising 25.49 of the local population still has only one option for true broadband Internet services.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the main Internet choices in Braxton.

AT&T Internet is also a commonly available broadband option in Braxton. They offer mainly IPBB connections with coverage in 62 percent of Braxton.

IPBB is the main kind of broadband with coverage in Braxton that residents should consider. To see more detailed results, type your zip into our search tool at the top of this page.

Internet Statistics 2021

900 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Braxton, Mississippi

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
C Spire Fiber 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps DSL and Fixed Wireless 1m 21s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Bailey Cable TV 12 Mbps Cable 11m 22s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Braxton, Mississippi

  • AT&T Internet - 62.2% Availability in Braxton - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • C Spire Fiber - 29.4% Availability in Braxton - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Bailey Cable TV - 13.5% Availability in Braxton - Speeds up to 12 Mbps
  • Xfinity - 11.4% Availability in Braxton - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Braxton - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Braxton - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Braxton

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Braxton is the 190th most connected city in Mississippi ahead of Mendenhall, Magee, and Pinola, but behind Brandon and Florence.

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

Approximately 3,000 people in Simpson 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.

Fiber Availability: 29% of people living in Braxton have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 75% of Braxton residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Simpson County, approximately 5,000 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 Caps Around Braxton

Data collected by our researchers suggests that many of the top providers in the area currently place some sort of limit on streaming on home Internet connections. Data caps are disliked because customers view them as a tactic for limiting "cord cutting". Providers insist that they are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. In either case, the issue is the same: streaming services, which can consume anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hr.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Braxton

Provider Type Coverage Speed
AT&T Internet DSL and Fixed Wireless 62.2%+ 100 Mbps
C Spire Fiber Fiber 29.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
Bailey Cable TV Cable 13.5%+ 12 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 11.4%+ 1,200 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 84.1%+ 25 Mbps
C Spire Business Fiber 40.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 21.0%+ 987 Mbps
Uniti Fiber Fiber 2.4%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Braxton to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Braxton 2.3 Mbps 9 $0.37 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +346.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +6 ) $0.46 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +104.8 Mbps ) 18 ( +9 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +97.4 Mbps ) 15 ( +6 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +109.4 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +113 Mbps ) 9 $0.34 ( $0.00 )