Internet Providers in Oxford, MS

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Internet Statistics for Oxford, MS
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Internet Access in Oxford, Mississippi

The overall most common wired broadband options within Oxford are IPBB networks alongside Fiber lines. FCC filings suggest IPBB reaches a 93.00 percent footprint in Oxford, compared with the 57.08 percent Fiber availability. Fiber-based networking is prefered for sending binary data and offers overall faster download speed, although cable/DSL trend cheaper.

The plans displayed on this page are gathered individually through our research staff.

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

AT&T Internet and EarthLink also have Internet service in Oxford, with significant shared coverage areas in some neighborhoods.

To summarize, the average Oxford resident has 4 options so far as residential broadband, which is above average. Oxford is currently the 75th most connected city in Mississippi, measured by amount of broadband competition. Underserved blocks are comparatively low, and only 1,000 are limited to one choice for Internet service. View the map on the page below to see network data about Oxford.

  • There are 15 internet providers in Oxford with 11 of those offering residential service
  • Oxford is the 75th most connected city in Mississippi ahead of University, Abbeville, Thaxton, and Sardis, but behind Water Valley.
  • The fastest zip code in Oxford for April 2021 is 38655. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 Oxford, Mississippi

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
EarthLink Fiber 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
C Spire Fiber 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
MaxxSouth 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
AT&T Fiber 940 Mbps Fiber 8s
Atlantic Broadband 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s
EarthLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
MaxxSouth Broadband 105 Mbps Cable 1m 18s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
AT&T 25 Mbps Fixed Wireless 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Oxford, Mississippi

  • AT&T Internet - IPBB - 93.0% Availability in Oxford - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • EarthLink - DSL - 92.1% Availability in Oxford - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • MaxxSouth - Cable - 81.7% Availability in Oxford - Speeds up to 105 Mbps
  • Atlantic Broadband - Cable - 82.1% Availability in Oxford - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • C Spire Fiber - Fiber - 57.1% Availability in Oxford - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • AT&T Fiber - Fiber - 25.7% Availability in Oxford - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • EarthLink - Fiber - 22.2% Availability in Oxford - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • AT&T - Fixed Wireless - 20.9% Availability in Oxford - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • MaxxSouth - Fiber - 9.8% Availability in Oxford - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Oxford - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Oxford - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Oxford

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Oxford is the 75th most connected city in Mississippi ahead of University, Abbeville, Thaxton, and Sardis, but behind Water Valley.

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 Lafayette 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.

Fiber Availability: 67% of people living in Oxford have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 95% of Oxford 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.

As of this month, 38655 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Oxford.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Lafayette County, approximately 5,000 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Oxford

Provider Type Coverage Speed
AT&T Internet IPBB 93.0%+ 100 Mbps
EarthLink DSL 92.1%+ 100 Mbps
MaxxSouth Broadband Cable 81.7%+ 105 Mbps
Atlantic Broadband Cable 82.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
C Spire Fiber Fiber 57.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Fiber Fiber 25.7%+ 940 Mbps
EarthLink Fiber Fiber 22.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 20.9%+ 25 Mbps
MaxxSouth Fiber 9.8%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 93.9%+ 25 Mbps
AT&T Fiber 45.9%+ 940 Mbps
Atlantic Broadband Cable 40.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
C Spire Business Fiber 15.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Windstream Fiber 0.1%+ 5 Mbps
Access One Inc Copper 0.1%+ 3.0 Mbps
GTT Communications Copper 0.1%+ -- Mbps
CenturyLink Business Copper 0.1%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Oxford to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Oxford 58 Mbps 11 $0.17 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +357.4 Mbps ) 16 ( +5 ) $0.21 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +60.9 Mbps ) 17 ( +6 ) $0.15 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +58.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +4 ) $0.19 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +69.4 Mbps ) 23 ( +12 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +69.6 Mbps ) 8 ( -3 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )