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Broadband Service in Tennessee

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INTERNET ACCESS IN Tennessee

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COVERAGE BY COUNTY

Tennessee Interactive SVG Map showing broadband coverage by county.
91%
91% BROADBAND COVERAGE
12%
12% POPULATION UNDERSERVED

51.8

28th

BROADBAND SPEEDS

90.9%

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

89.0%

of Tennesseeans have access to broadband 100mbps or faster.

35.5%

of Tennesseeans have access to 1 gigabit broadband.

WIRED COVERAGE

95.9%

of Tennesseeans have access to wireline service.

35.4%

of Tennesseeans have access to fiber-optic service.

85.9%

of Tennesseeans have access to cable service.

88.6%

of Tennesseeans have access to DSL service.

WIRELESS COVERAGE

99.9%

of Tennesseeans have access to mobile broadband service.

21.5%

of Tennesseeans have access to fixed wireless service.

Top 5 Fastest cities in Tennessee

CityAvg. Download SpeedNo. of Providers
1.College Grove190.7 MBPS15 Providers
2.Estill Springs117.8 MBPS15 Providers
3.Clarkrange107.9 MBPS7 Providers
4.Mohawk107.0 MBPS8 Providers
5.Signal Mountain106.3 MBPS14 Providers

Speeds for Major Providers in Tennessee

ProviderAvg. Download Speed
EPB70.0 MBPS
AT&T Internet67.2 MBPS
XFINITY from Comcast61.4 MBPS
Charter Spectrum40.0 MBPS
CenturyLink22.0 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 94.3% of Tennesseeans.

QUICK STATS

  • In total there are 194 internet providers in Tennessee.
  • There are 578,000 people in Tennessee without access to a wired connection capable of 25mbps download speeds.
  • There are 549,000 people in Tennessee that have access to only one wired provider, leaving them no options to switch.
  • Another 270,000 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
Adamsville64.1%8 providers
Alcoa100.0%13 providers
Antioch98.9%19 providers
Arlington96.3%16 providers
Ashland City93.9%12 providers
Athens90.4%12 providers
Atoka97.8%9 providers
Baxter98.2%11 providers
Bean Station97.0%10 providers
Bells71.8%12 providers
Bethpage92.6%10 providers
Blountville100.0%12 providers
Bluff City100.0%11 providers
Bolivar80.0%9 providers
Bon Aqua83.8%10 providers
Brentwood99.8%17 providers
Brighton92.8%11 providers
Bristol100.0%14 providers
Brownsville78.1%12 providers
Bulls Gap75.0%12 providers
Burns93.0%10 providers
Camden57.7%13 providers
Carthage98.2%11 providers
Centerville56.7%8 providers
Chapel Hill86.0%9 providers
Charlotte61.5%9 providers
Chattanooga99.5%21 providers
Christiana93.1%14 providers
Chuckey96.4%11 providers
Church Hill85.9%12 providers
Clarksville99.6%16 providers
Cleveland98.0%14 providers
Clinton97.5%14 providers
Collierville99.6%17 providers
Columbia96.5%13 providers
Cookeville96.1%14 providers
Cordova99.0%17 providers
Corryton99.2%11 providers
Cosby70.5%10 providers
Cottontown96.9%9 providers
Covington83.7%13 providers
Crossville62.7%13 providers
Dandridge65.4%14 providers
Dayton86.6%14 providers
Decatur52.6%10 providers
Decherd62.6%17 providers
Dickson90.7%11 providers
Dover88.2%7 providers
Dresden0.4%6 providers
Drummonds97.4%9 providers
Dunlap51.5%6 providers
Dyersburg97.8%12 providers
Eads96.7%12 providers
Elizabethton99.6%11 providers
Englewood73.9%9 providers
Erin40.9%5 providers
Erwin99.3%9 providers
Estill Springs92.6%15 providers
Etowah96.1%9 providers
Fairview93.5%11 providers
Fayetteville86.9%14 providers
Franklin96.8%20 providers
Friendsville97.1%12 providers
Gainesboro78.6%8 providers
Gallatin99.0%15 providers
Gatlinburg99.1%13 providers
Germantown99.8%16 providers
Goodlettsville98.8%14 providers
Greenback90.3%11 providers
Greenbrier99.4%12 providers
Greeneville97.4%10 providers
Halls58.1%11 providers
Harriman98.3%12 providers
Harrison98.3%12 providers
Harrogate96.3%11 providers
Hartsville79.0%13 providers
Henderson62.5%12 providers
Hendersonville99.6%16 providers
Henning23.9%10 providers
Hermitage98.5%17 providers
Hixson100.0%14 providers
Hohenwald66.1%12 providers
Humboldt75.6%18 providers
Huntingdon68.2%12 providers
Jacksboro99.7%11 providers
Jackson97.9%16 providers
Jamestown99.4%6 providers
Jasper99.3%12 providers
Jefferson City94.7%10 providers
Joelton95.3%12 providers
Johnson City99.4%16 providers
Jonesborough98.4%14 providers
Kingsport100.0%16 providers
Kingston94.5%12 providers
Kingston Springs95.6%11 providers
Knoxville98.9%23 providers
Kodak94.4%14 providers
La Follette87.5%9 providers
La Vergne100.0%20 providers
Lafayette99.6%8 providers
Lake City96.5%10 providers
Lawrenceburg68.3%11 providers
Lebanon94.1%16 providers
Lenoir City95.5%16 providers
Leoma28.2%10 providers
Lewisburg87.1%15 providers
Lexington78.6%14 providers
Limestone80.5%11 providers
Linden39.9%8 providers
Livingston88.9%9 providers
Loudon92.4%11 providers
Louisville99.9%14 providers
Lyles84.0%10 providers
Madison100.0%15 providers
Madisonville83.9%12 providers
Manchester87.3%13 providers
Martin82.4%9 providers
Maryville97.9%18 providers
Maynardville92.8%12 providers
Mc Ewen0.0%9 providers
Mc Kenzie81.8%9 providers
Mcminnville86.0%11 providers
Medina79.2%11 providers
Memphis98.9%26 providers
Milan91.7%11 providers
Millington89.0%13 providers
Monterey55.5%11 providers
Morrison60.5%13 providers
Morristown100.0%13 providers
Mount Carmel100.0%10 providers
Mount Juliet99.1%17 providers
Mount Pleasant84.2%11 providers
Mountain City97.9%10 providers
Munford99.8%8 providers
Murfreesboro97.3%18 providers
Nashville97.3%26 providers
New Market64.3%11 providers
New Tazewell93.1%12 providers
Newbern76.5%12 providers
Newport91.6%13 providers
Nolensville97.5%11 providers
Oak Ridge99.1%14 providers
Oakland97.4%10 providers
Old Hickory99.8%12 providers
Oliver Springs99.1%11 providers
Oneida100.0%8 providers
Ooltewah99.8%13 providers
Paris92.3%10 providers
Parsons80.4%10 providers
Pigeon Forge98.1%16 providers
Pikeville40.2%6 providers
Piney Flats100.0%12 providers
Pleasant View97.2%9 providers
Portland94.7%10 providers
Powell99.2%13 providers
Pulaski69.9%10 providers
Ripley89.3%10 providers
Rockvale94.2%13 providers
Rockwood87.3%10 providers
Rogersville65.3%11 providers
Rutledge67.5%9 providers
Savannah78.3%9 providers
Selmer72.5%11 providers
Sevierville91.5%19 providers
Seymour91.9%16 providers
Shelbyville93.4%14 providers
Signal Mountain98.9%14 providers
Smithville97.3%11 providers
Smyrna98.9%20 providers
Soddy Daisy98.9%13 providers
Somerville65.4%11 providers
South Pittsburg77.2%13 providers
Sparta68.9%13 providers
Spring City87.4%10 providers
Spring Hill97.6%13 providers
Springfield91.7%13 providers
Strawberry Plains95.6%12 providers
Summertown43.2%10 providers
Sweetwater73.4%11 providers
Talbott85.4%13 providers
Tazewell91.3%12 providers
Tellico Plains32.4%8 providers
Thompsons Station85.8%14 providers
Tiptonville53.1%9 providers
Trenton15.6%13 providers
Tullahoma97.5%14 providers
Union City82.3%10 providers
Vonore54.9%14 providers
Wartburg100.0%7 providers
Watertown72.3%11 providers
Waverly65.2%11 providers
Waynesboro70.6%8 providers
Westmoreland100.0%7 providers
White Bluff88.2%10 providers
White House98.3%12 providers
White Pine86.8%13 providers
Whiteville23.6%10 providers
Whitwell80.2%11 providers
Winchester88.9%12 providers
Woodbury99.3%10 providers
Last Updated on 10/16/2019.