Internet Providers in Braxton, MS

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Internet Statistics for Braxton, MS
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps

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 250 Internet plans in the area around Braxton since founding in 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 20 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.

61.62 percent of Braxton is cut off from choice so far as true broadband Internet service. This is not a surprise, since market competition between the incumbent Internet providers is low. Addresses in the local area have an average 1-2 choices for service, accounting for the entire community.

Viasat Internet 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 71 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.

  • There are 10 internet providers in Braxton with 9 of those offering residential service
  • Braxton is the 230th most connected city in Mississippi ahead of Mendenhall and Pinola, but behind Brandon, Florence, and Magee.
  • The fastest zip code in Braxton for April 2021 is 39044. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

2,000 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 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
AT&T Fiber 940 Mbps Fiber 8s
Windstream 200 Mbps DSL 40s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Bailey Cable TV 12 Mbps Cable 11m 22s
AT&T 25 Mbps Fixed Wireless 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Braxton, Mississippi

  • AT&T Internet - IPBB - 71.8% Availability in Braxton - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • AT&T - Fixed Wireless - 31.0% Availability in Braxton - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • C Spire Fiber - Fiber - 29.4% Availability in Braxton - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Windstream - DSL - 20.8% Availability in Braxton - Speeds up to 200 Mbps
  • Bailey Cable TV - Cable - 13.5% Availability in Braxton - Speeds up to 12 Mbps
  • Xfinity - Cable - 11.4% Availability in Braxton - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • AT&T Fiber - Fiber - 1.2% Availability in Braxton - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Braxton - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Braxton - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Braxton

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Braxton is the 230th most connected city in Mississippi ahead of Mendenhall and Pinola, but behind Brandon, Florence, and Magee.

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: 23% 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 38% 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.

As of this month, 39044 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Braxton.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Simpson County, approximately 6,000 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 IPBB 71.8%+ 100 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 31.0%+ 25 Mbps
C Spire Fiber Fiber 29.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
Windstream DSL 20.8%+ 200 Mbps
Bailey Cable TV Cable 13.5%+ 12 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 11.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Fiber Fiber 1.2%+ 940 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 69.9%+ 25 Mbps
C Spire Business Fiber 33.7%+ 1,000 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 17.5%+ 987 Mbps
AT&T Fiber 0.9%+ 940 Mbps

Compare Braxton to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Braxton 1.1 Mbps 9 $0.16 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +414.3 Mbps ) 16 ( +7 ) $0.21 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +117.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.15 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +115.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +6 ) $0.19 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +126.3 Mbps ) 23 ( +14 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +126.5 Mbps ) 8 ( -1 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )