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Internet Providers in Olive Branch, Mississippi
Internet Statistics for Olive Branch, MS
|Fastest Speed Available:||1200 Mbps|
Most Popular Internet Providers in Olive Branch, Mississippi:
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Internet Access in Olive Branch, Mississippi
Consumers will find 17 Internet service providers (ISPs) in Olive Branch. 5 of these are mobile providers.
Since FCC coverage data is collected biannually and only published six or more months after, availability listed in the results may not include the most recent network expansions.
broadband market choice is strong in general. The average Olive Branch resident can access 3 ISPs. Averaged out for all census blocks in the city, that's exactly 3.04 service options per household.
Each primary wired broadband service type can be found in Olive Branch, including fiber and copper-based cable/DSL. Wide availability of fiber has a correlation with fast broadband performance. Olive Branch average speeds beat the Mississippi average by 39.05 percent over the past 12 months. For those unable to get fiber optics Internet, cable Internet has 99.25 percent availability, alongside the 97.83 percent DSL coverage area.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Olive Branch as measured by coverage area. The more common ISPs often overlap around Olive Branch.
- There are 14 internet providers in Olive Branch with 6 of those offering residential service
- Olive Branch is the 15th most connected city in Mississippi ahead of Horn Lake, Germantown, Collierville, and Byhalia, but behind Southaven.
- The fastest zip code in Olive Branch for July 2021 is 38654. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
1.2% of consumers in Olive Branch500 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 Olive Branch, Mississippi
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|C Spire Fiber||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||75.0%|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||99.3%|
|CenturyLink||940 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||97.2%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB||1m 21s||3.6%|
|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 Caps in Olive Branch
Data from our research team suggests that top providers use data caps for their residential Internet connections. Data caps are disliked because subscribers see caps as a strategy to discourage streaming, while providers explain that they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the culprit is the same: over-the-top streaming, which can consume anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Compare Olive Branch to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Olive Branch||131.1 Mbps||7||$0.29 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +403.3 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.89 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +17.7 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +29.5 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +38.4 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +31 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.38 ( + $0.00 )|
Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Olive Branch
Terribly inconsistent service. Always rotating between offline and online. It's not a hardware problem (we have a new router and modem, and they replaced the cables coming into the house). If I paid a percentage of the bill correlating to the time my WiFi has worked then I should be paying about $1 a month.
Great technician Mike Harrison
Need action, not promises
We have not had dependable service in over a year. A city utility company pulled up and broke a line. Xfinity spliced the line as a temporary fix but never made permanent. We began getting intermittent outages that have progressively gotten worse to the point we lose internet several times a day and at times several days at a time. Service techs come out, know what the problem is, but put in service tickets to repair the line and no one shows to do the work. I like most people, use my internet for more than entertainment and really need a dependable internet connection. I really want to like and stay with Xfinity but they need to meet their service commitments in a timely manner.
I have used this service for several years and love the speed and connection. Great Service!