BroadbandNow is supported by commissions from some of the providers listed on our site. Learn More

Broadband Service in Tennessee

Enter your zip code below to find providers in your area.

INTERNET ACCESS IN Tennessee

See all states

COVERAGE BY COUNTY

Tennessee Interactive SVG Map showing broadband coverage by county.
92%
92% BROADBAND COVERAGE
12%
12% POPULATION UNDERSERVED

60.3

23rd

BROADBAND SPEEDS

92.2%

of Tennesseeans have access to wired broadband 25mbps or faster.

90.9%

of Tennesseeans have access to broadband 100mbps or faster.

35.4%

of Tennesseeans have access to 1 gigabit broadband.

WIRED COVERAGE

95.9%

of Tennesseeans have access to wireline service.

35.5%

of Tennesseeans have access to fiber-optic service.

85.9%

of Tennesseeans have access to cable service.

88.4%

of Tennesseeans have access to DSL service.

WIRELESS COVERAGE

99.9%

of Tennesseeans have access to mobile broadband service.

20.5%

of Tennesseeans have access to fixed wireless service.

Top 5 Fastest cities in Tennessee

CityAvg. Download SpeedNo. of Providers
1.College Grove218.2 MBPS15 Providers
2.Lancing211.5 MBPS7 Providers
3.Sharon204.4 MBPS7 Providers
4.Greenback172.2 MBPS11 Providers
5.Signal Mountain120.5 MBPS14 Providers

Speeds for Major Providers in Tennessee

ProviderAvg. Download Speed
AT&T Internet79.4 MBPS
EPB79.0 MBPS
XFINITY from Comcast70.2 MBPS
Charter Spectrum49.4 MBPS
CenturyLink23.7 MBPS

GOV'T FUNDING

  • Since 2010, Connected Tennessee has been awarded $4,479,620 in federal grants for Tennessee's Broadband Initiative.
  • Another $15,865,636, accounting for 0.5% of all federal infrastructure grants, was awarded to broadband infrastructure projects in Tennessee.
  • Since 2011, access to a wired connection of at least 10mbps has improved from 89.0% to 95.2% of Tennesseeans.

QUICK STATS

  • In total there are 194 internet providers in Tennessee.
  • There are 492,000 people in Tennessee without access to a wired connection capable of 25mbps download speeds.
  • There are 548,000 people in Tennessee that have access to only one wired provider, leaving them no options to switch.
  • Another 274,000 people in Tennessee don't have any wired internet providers available where they live.

Sources: Data collected via the FCC, NTIA, and other sources. For a full list of data sources please visit our data page.

Tennessee CITIES

Average speed over time
Adamsville61.3%7 providers
Alcoa100.0%13 providers
Antioch98.9%19 providers
Arlington97.6%16 providers
Ashland City96.4%12 providers
Athens95.9%12 providers
Atoka97.8%9 providers
Baxter98.2%11 providers
Bean Station97.0%11 providers
Bells71.8%13 providers
Bethpage92.7%11 providers
Blountville100.0%11 providers
Bluff City100.0%10 providers
Bolivar80.0%9 providers
Bon Aqua93.8%10 providers
Brentwood99.8%17 providers
Brighton95.6%11 providers
Bristol100.0%13 providers
Brownsville78.1%12 providers
Bulls Gap75.0%12 providers
Burns98.0%10 providers
Camden57.7%13 providers
Carthage98.2%12 providers
Centerville66.4%9 providers
Chapel Hill86.0%9 providers
Charlotte75.6%9 providers
Chattanooga99.5%21 providers
Christiana93.5%14 providers
Chuckey96.4%10 providers
Church Hill85.9%11 providers
Clarksville99.9%16 providers
Cleveland98.7%14 providers
Clinton98.6%14 providers
Collierville99.7%17 providers
Columbia97.6%13 providers
Cookeville96.1%15 providers
Cordova99.5%17 providers
Corryton99.6%11 providers
Cosby75.9%11 providers
Cottontown99.1%10 providers
Covington90.4%13 providers
Crossville62.7%13 providers
Dandridge80.7%14 providers
Dayton93.8%14 providers
Decatur77.4%10 providers
Decherd68.6%17 providers
Dickson93.7%11 providers
Dover88.2%7 providers
Dresden0.4%6 providers
Drummonds97.4%9 providers
Dunlap51.5%6 providers
Dyersburg98.6%12 providers
Eads97.9%12 providers
Elizabethton99.6%10 providers
Englewood75.6%10 providers
Erin40.9%5 providers
Erwin99.2%8 providers
Estill Springs93.9%15 providers
Etowah97.4%9 providers
Fairview97.4%11 providers
Fayetteville91.0%14 providers
Franklin97.9%20 providers
Friendsville98.2%13 providers
Gainesboro78.6%8 providers
Gallatin99.5%15 providers
Gatlinburg99.1%14 providers
Germantown99.8%16 providers
Goodlettsville99.6%14 providers
Greenback93.6%11 providers
Greenbrier99.9%12 providers
Greeneville97.4%9 providers
Halls73.3%11 providers
Harriman99.4%12 providers
Harrison98.4%12 providers
Harrogate96.3%11 providers
Hartsville79.0%13 providers
Henderson62.5%12 providers
Hendersonville99.6%16 providers
Henning23.9%10 providers
Hermitage99.6%17 providers
Hixson100.0%14 providers
Hohenwald66.1%12 providers
Humboldt83.2%18 providers
Huntingdon68.2%12 providers
Jacksboro99.7%11 providers
Jackson97.9%16 providers
Jamestown99.4%6 providers
Jasper99.3%13 providers
Jefferson City98.0%10 providers
Joelton95.4%12 providers
Johnson City99.4%15 providers
Jonesborough98.4%13 providers
Kingsport100.0%15 providers
Kingston98.1%12 providers
Kingston Springs97.2%11 providers
Knoxville99.3%23 providers
Kodak95.7%14 providers
La Follette93.2%9 providers
La Vergne100.0%20 providers
Lafayette99.6%8 providers
Lake City96.5%10 providers
Lawrenceburg71.6%11 providers
Lebanon97.1%16 providers
Lenoir City97.7%16 providers
Leoma29.2%10 providers
Lewisburg89.3%15 providers
Lexington80.0%14 providers
Limestone80.3%10 providers
Linden39.9%8 providers
Livingston88.9%9 providers
Loudon94.9%11 providers
Louisville99.9%14 providers
Lyles93.3%10 providers
Madison100.0%15 providers
Madisonville88.4%12 providers
Manchester89.4%13 providers
Martin82.4%9 providers
Maryville99.4%18 providers
Maynardville95.2%12 providers
Mc Ewen13.8%9 providers
Mc Kenzie81.8%9 providers
Mcminnville86.0%11 providers
Medina94.2%11 providers
Memphis99.5%26 providers
Milan91.7%11 providers
Millington89.0%13 providers
Monterey55.5%12 providers
Morrison62.6%14 providers
Morristown100.0%13 providers
Mount Carmel100.0%9 providers
Mount Juliet99.5%17 providers
Mount Pleasant92.3%11 providers
Mountain City97.9%9 providers
Munford99.8%8 providers
Murfreesboro97.5%18 providers
Nashville99.2%26 providers
New Market78.6%11 providers
New Tazewell93.1%11 providers
Newbern86.9%12 providers
Newport94.8%13 providers
Nolensville98.4%12 providers
Oak Ridge99.5%14 providers
Oakland97.7%10 providers
Old Hickory99.9%12 providers
Oliver Springs99.2%11 providers
Oneida100.0%8 providers
Ooltewah99.8%13 providers
Paris93.8%10 providers
Parsons80.4%10 providers
Pigeon Forge98.5%16 providers
Pikeville40.2%6 providers
Piney Flats100.0%11 providers
Pleasant View99.7%9 providers
Portland97.2%10 providers
Powell99.2%13 providers
Pulaski75.0%10 providers
Ripley93.9%10 providers
Rockvale95.3%13 providers
Rockwood92.8%10 providers
Rogersville65.3%11 providers
Rutledge67.5%9 providers
Savannah78.3%9 providers
Selmer76.5%11 providers
Sevierville93.5%19 providers
Seymour94.4%16 providers
Shelbyville94.8%14 providers
Signal Mountain99.0%14 providers
Smithville97.3%11 providers
Smyrna98.7%20 providers
Soddy Daisy98.9%13 providers
Somerville69.9%11 providers
South Pittsburg80.7%13 providers
Sparta68.9%13 providers
Spring City90.0%10 providers
Spring Hill99.6%13 providers
Springfield94.6%13 providers
Strawberry Plains97.0%12 providers
Summertown43.2%10 providers
Sweetwater77.0%11 providers
Talbott88.0%13 providers
Tazewell89.7%12 providers
Tellico Plains32.4%8 providers
Thompsons Station89.1%14 providers
Tiptonville53.5%9 providers
Trenton15.6%13 providers
Tullahoma99.0%14 providers
Union City82.3%10 providers
Vonore60.8%14 providers
Wartburg100.0%7 providers
Watertown88.0%11 providers
Waverly70.7%11 providers
Waynesboro70.6%8 providers
Westmoreland100.0%7 providers
White Bluff96.5%10 providers
White House98.3%12 providers
White Pine86.8%13 providers
Whiteville23.6%10 providers
Whitwell80.2%11 providers
Winchester89.3%12 providers
Woodbury99.3%10 providers
Last Updated on 2/6/2020.