Internet Providers in Lauderdale, Mississippi

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Internet Statistics for Lauderdale, MS
Providers: 5
Max Advertised Speed: 1200 Mbps
Fiber: Not Available
Cable: Available
DSL: Available

Internet Access in Lauderdale, Mississippi

Consumers will find 12 Internet providers operating in Lauderdale. There are 4 LTE options, and 5 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.

The average Lauderdale customer has 2 providers that can service at that address. This is a strong level of competition. It means most residents have at least two companies butting heads on pricing. This Internet access isn't universal, however. even in 2021, a surprising 24.27 of residents still have only one or zero choices for true broadband Internet service.

Examining network types in Lauderdale, cable is preferable over wireless because cable tends to be capable of faster speeds. Cable is available in 61.42 percent of the area.

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

Internet coverage statistics here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are based on a mix of government data from the FCC and private data we collect from telecoms or through private sources. Averaged statistics regarding speed averages comes primarily via M-Labs. Our market research team has manually gathered pricing on 247 Internet deals for Lauderdale to date.

  • There are 10 internet providers in Lauderdale with 5 of those offering residential service
  • Lauderdale is the 233rd most connected city in Mississippi ahead of Cuba and Bailey, but behind Livingston, Toomsuba, and York.

Internet Statistics 2021

700 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 Lauderdale, Mississippi

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
AT&T 100 Mbps Fixed Wireless and DSL 1m 21s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Lauderdale, Mississippi

  • AT&T - 84.2% Availability in Lauderdale - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Xfinity - 61.4% Availability in Lauderdale - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Lauderdale - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Lauderdale - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Lauderdale

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Lauderdale is the 233rd most connected city in Mississippi ahead of Cuba and Bailey, but behind Livingston, Toomsuba, and York.

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

Approximately 7,000 people in Lauderdale 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.

Approximately 76% of Lauderdale 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 Lauderdale County, approximately 11,000 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 and Video Streaming Around Lauderdale

Data from our research team suggests that many of the top ISPs in Lauderdale use data caps on home Internet packages. Data caps are controversial since consumers see caps as a strategy to limit video streaming. Providers insist they are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage heavy network traffic. Either way, the problem is the same: streaming video, which can use anywhere from 1–7GB/hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Lauderdale

Provider Type Coverage Speed
AT&T Fixed Wireless and DSL 84.2%+ 100 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 61.4%+ 1,200 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 80.7%+ 25 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 31.8%+ 940 Mbps
C Spire Business Fiber 31.8%+ 1,000 Mbps
TPx Communications Fiber 2.4%+ 20 Mbps

Compare Lauderdale to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Lauderdale 17.4 Mbps 6 $0.40 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +331.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.46 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +89.7 Mbps ) 18 ( +12 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +82.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +94.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +15 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +97.9 Mbps ) 9 ( +3 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )