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Internet Providers in Potts Camp, Mississippi
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Internet Access in Potts Camp, Mississippi
Consumers have access to 11 Internet providers operating in Potts Camp. There are 4 LTE providers, and 5 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.
The average Potts Camp household has 2-3 Internet providers to choose from. Competition is desireable. It tends to improve prices and service reliability. This high level of choice isn't distributed evenly, however. In fact, a surprising 53.22 of residents still have only one option for broadband Internet access.
Remember that since FCC coverage data is only collected twice annually and only made public 6+ months after, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies.
Looking closer at the Internet technologies in Potts Camp, there are essentially two primary choices: cable (MaxxSouth Broadband, for example) and DSL (providers like AT&T Internet).
As of the latest FCC data and direct provider reporting, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the largest Internet providers in Potts Camp as measured by coverage. The more common providers frequently compete at addresses around Potts Camp.
Internet Statistics 2021
53.2% of consumers in Potts Camp1,000 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 Potts Camp, Mississippi
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Atlantic Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||45.5%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|MaxxSouth Broadband||250 Mbps||Cable||32s||46.8%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||77.9%|
|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.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
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 and Video Streaming Around Potts Camp
Data collected by our researchers shows that many of the top ISPs use data caps for their home broadband packages. Data caps are disliked because customers see caps as a strategy for limiting streaming services, while providers insist that they are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage heavy network congestion. In either case, the problem is streaming services, which easily consumes one to seven Gigabytes/hr.
Compare Potts Camp to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Potts Camp||17.4 Mbps||6||$0.87 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +517 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +131.4 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +143.2 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +152.1 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +144.7 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|