Internet Providers in Durant, Mississippi
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Internet Statistics for Durant, MS
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Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Durant, Mississippi
Internet Access in Durant, Mississippi
There are 2.65 broadband providers per census block in Durant. This means that most households in Durant have at least 2-3 options so far as Internet service, and it is easier for residents to switch if they are disappointed with a particular provider.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) is the most common option in Durant. close to one hundred percent of the Durant area can receive Internet service from them. HughesNet is also a common option, serving near one hundred percent of local addresses with Satellite Internet service. HughesNet's fastest plan for Durant is 25 megabits per second.
AT&T Internet provides a common second choice, serving Durant with 89 percent local availability and a maximum speed of 25 Mbps.
The data listed here is primarily sourced via FCC filings. Then, it is enhanced using privatized data sources and direct provider reporting to provide more detailed results than governmental websites. Address-level data isn't available for all providers. Information about pricing of specific broadband plans is sourced by manually collecting thousands of plans every year. We've gathered 211 Durant Internet plans since 2014, with 17 Internet packages currently on the market in the area.
So, looking at the big picture, Durant's broadband infrastructure follows a pattern seen in many US metro areas: strong availability of cable and DSL, but limited options since most houses are limited to one company for either Internet service. The cable/DSL pattern comes from the fact that most Broadband providers were started pre-Internet as cable TV and landline phone corporations. So, they use pre-existing wired networks on utility poles for delivering broadband service.
Internet Statistics 2021
10.3% of consumers in Durant300 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 Durant, Mississippi
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Sparklight (formerly Cable One)||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Durant, Mississippi
- AT&T Internet - 89.7% Availability in Durant - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Sparklight - 82.5% Availability in Durant - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Durant - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Durant - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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 Around Durant
Data from our researchers suggests that common ISPs currently use data caps on home Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue lately since subscribers see them as a strategy to discourage streaming, while providers insist data caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. In either case, the problem is video streaming, which can eat up one to seven Gigabytes/hr.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Durant
|AT&T Internet||DSL||89.7%+||100 Mbps|
|Sparklight (formerly Cable One)||Cable||82.5%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|C Spire Business||Fiber||77.2%+||1,000 Mbps|
Compare Durant to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Durant||9.9 Mbps||5||$0.37 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +339.2 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.46 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +97.2 Mbps )||18 ( +13 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +89.8 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +101.8 Mbps )||21 ( +16 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +105.4 Mbps )||9 ( +4 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|