Internet Providers in Brookhaven, MS
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Internet Statistics for Brookhaven, MS
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Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Brookhaven, Mississippi
Internet Access in Brookhaven, Mississippi
Brookhaven currently features two main wired Internet service providers (ISPs): Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service, with speeds as high as 100 Mbps and coverage for practically one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet mostly sells Satellite. Their Internet plans have coverage for close to one hundred percent of the area.
There's a strong level of choice between companies around the Brookhaven area, but 1,000 people in the area still don't have access to multiple providers. The consequence of this is that if they aren't satisfied with their service from the incumbent provider, they have to rely on a low-speed wireless connection. Thankfully, this issue isn't widespread in Brookhaven — the majority of households have 3-4 options for Internet service.
The packages listed above are manually gathered by our data analysis team.
AT&T Internet and EarthLink can also provide coverage in Brookhaven, often competing for the same customers.
To summarize, the most common Internet services in Brookhaven are IPBB and Fixed Wireless and Satellite. The coverage maps and speed test data seen below show how the real-world speed and performance results differ when comparing neighborhoods and providers in the area.
- There are 11 internet providers in Brookhaven with 7 of those offering residential service
- Brookhaven is the 175th most connected city in Mississippi ahead of Jayess, Bogue Chitto, and Wesson, but behind Hazlehurst and Monticello.
- The fastest zip code in Brookhaven for July 2021 is 39601. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
7.7% of consumers in Brookhaven1,000 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 Brookhaven, Mississippi
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Sparklight (formerly Cable One)||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||62.3%|
|C Spire Fiber||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||51.3%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||91.1%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|EarthLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||89.9%|
|Franklin Telephone||100 Mbps||Fiber||1m 21s||9.3%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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 Limits in Brookhaven
Internet providers have begun to add "data caps" to their residential Internet packages as of late. This trend holds true in the Brookhaven market, with common Internet companies such as Sparklight advertising capped plans. It's not a large concern for the majority of residents, but can be an issue for users who share their WiFi or "power users" who download or upload a lot of HD or 4K content. An HD video stream on Netflix uses about 3GB per hour.
Compare Brookhaven to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Brookhaven||18.6 Mbps||8||$0.32 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +515.8 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.89 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +130.2 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +142 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +150.9 Mbps )||23 ( +15 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +143.5 Mbps )||8||$0.38 ( + $0.00 )|
Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Brookhaven
The setup for my home was not easy, but the Sparklight techs told me what needed to be done. I replaced the old cable through the attic, and they tuned the line from their end, and now I have about 10-15% faster speed than they say they are giving me. Thank you Sparklight for hanging in there through the process. I am now tickled pink with my new high-speed internet!