Internet Providers in Merigold, Mississippi

Most Popular Internet Providers in Merigold, Mississippi:

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  • 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. AT&T Internet
    13.1% Available
    13.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    18 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
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    Not all internet speeds available in all areas. *See offer details.
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    • Deal
    • IPBB
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 5-18mbps
    • Connection: IPBB
    • Installation: Up to $99.00 installation fee.
    • Price Range: $45 - $55
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. T-Mobile Home Internet
    Available
    31.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $50 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. Delta Link
    97.8% Available
    97.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    1.5 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 1.5-10mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $49 - $99
  • 6. 6. Sparklight
    59.1% Available
    59.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    50 Mbps
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    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $45 - $125
    • Contracts: None required
  • 7. 7. Franklin Telephone
    53.7% Available
    53.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
1 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Merigold. See All
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. C Spire Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-3mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $25 - $65
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Merigold, Mississippi

Data below is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual provider territory reporting. We leverage direct provider reports to further validate and enhance the data, down to the census block or lit address level. Plane and pricing information is aggregated manually by our data team. We've analyzed and verified 129 Internet plans for Merigold. 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.

Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.

Sparklight (formerly Cable One) and Franklin Telephone can also provide Internet service in Merigold, with 59 percent and 53 percent penetration respectively.

As you might expect for cities with Merigold's level of telecom competition, the average download speeds in Merigold fall short of the Mississippi average. The current average download speed in Merigold over the past twelve months is 24.54 Mbps.

In summary, Internet services could use improvement in Merigold, but the average home still has 2-3 companies able to service the address. For now, a limited 600 Merigold locals have access to fewer than one options for wired broadband.

Internet Statistics 2021

600 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 Merigold, Mississippi

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Sparklight (formerly Cable One) 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 59.1%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
AT&T Internet 18 Mbps IPBB 7m 35s 13.1%
Franklin Telephone 10 Mbps DSL 13m 39s 53.7%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Merigold

Merigold Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Merigold is the 32nd most connected city in Mississippi ahead of Cleveland, Shelby, Boyle, Mound Bayou, and Parchman.

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 Bolivar 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 48% of Merigold 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 Bolivar County, approximately 7,000 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 Cap Issues in Merigold

Data collected by our researchers shows that many of the common ISPs in Merigold place some sort of limit on data use on home Internet packages. Data caps are controversial since subscribers see caps as a strategy to discourage streaming services. Providers maintain that they are a necessary tool for managing network traffic. In either case, the issue is streaming services, which easily eats up one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Compare Merigold to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Merigold 24.5 Mbps 7 $0.75 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +521.1 Mbps ) 19 ( +12 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +136.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +156.4 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +162.1 Mbps ) 24 ( +17 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +154.6 Mbps ) 9 ( +2 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )