How much internet speed do you need? That depends on how you plan on using your internet connection.
< 25 Mbps basic internet for checking e-mail, google searches 25-99 Mbps will handle streaming Netflix, FaceTime, Zoom calls 100-499 Mbps fast downloads, gaming online, streaming UHD on multiple screens 500-1,000 Mbps blazing fast for just about anything
Internet Providers in Dixon Springs, Tennessee
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Internet Access in Dixon Springs, Tennessee
Information on BroadbandNow is based on the FCC's bi-annual broadband coverage reports. BroadbandNow also uses direct reporting from providers and other private data to further validate and enhance that data. Plan and pricing data shown here is hand-gathered by our data analysis division. Locally, we've analyzed 202 broadband plans in the area around Dixon Springs in the past few years. FCC Internet coverage data is updated twice a year. However, it often gets posted here up to six months ahead of FCC publications thanks to direct reporting with major providers.
North Central Telephone Cooperative is the third largest wired broadband provider in Dixon Springs as measured by coverage area, available for practically one hundred percent of local addresses.
As a result of the limited Internet infrastructure, satellite broadband are the only services offering widespread coverage for the average household.
Taking a look at the less well-developed areas in Dixon Springs, data shows that as many as 700 people are left with one or fewer choices for broadband-level Internet service.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Dixon Springs in terms of coverage area. The more common providers often compete at addresses in most blocks around Dixon Springs.
Internet Statistics 2021
93.8% of consumers in Dixon Springs700 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 Dixon Springs, Tennessee
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|North Central Telephone Cooperative||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||100.0%|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||6.2%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
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 and Video Streaming Around Dixon Springs
Data collected by our research team shows that common providers in Dixon Springs currently use data caps for their home Internet connections. Data caps are a public issue because users view caps as a tactic for limiting streaming, while providers explain caps are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the issue is the same: streaming video, which easily uses one to seven Gigabytes per hour.