Internet Providers in Franklin, TN

Residential Internet Statistics for Franklin, TN
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $25
Top Download Speed: 5 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Franklin, Tennessee:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    88.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    88.9% Available
  • 2. Xfinity
    95.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    95.5% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    33.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    33.2% Available
  • 4. Verizon
    90% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    90% Available
  • 5. 5. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. United
    5.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    5.6% Available
  • 8. 8. United Communications
    3.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    3.8% Available
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Internet Access in Franklin, Tennessee

The overall most common wired broadband options within Franklin are IPBB and Fiber and Fixed Wireless networks as well as Cable networks. FCC filings suggest IPBB and Fiber and Fixed Wireless reaches a 88.86 percent footprint in Franklin, compared to Cable's 95.48 percent penetration.

Competition among Internet service companies is strong in general. The average Franklin census block has 3 providers to choose from. (3.91 per census block, to be exact.)

We should note here that since FCC data is currently collected twice a year and only released six or more months after, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies.

Xfinity is also a commonly available Internet choice for Franklin, offering primarily Cable service in 95 percent of the area. Verizon offers an alternative wireless service to 90 percent of local residents, although it has to have roof access and proximity to a Verizon access point.

Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option on the whole, covering close to one hundred percent of Franklin residents. HughesNet, in contrast, is available for approximately virtually one hundred percent of residents. The top speed advertised for Viasat is 100 Mbps, while HughesNet advertised packages as high as 25 Mbps. In general, any speed over 10 Mbps will be enough to stream standard definition video on WiFi, but becomes an issue for multiple users or high-bandwidth services like Google Hangouts and etc. See the availability map below to compare broadband options at the census block level.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Franklin, Tennessee

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber and Fixed Wireless 1s 88.9%
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 95.5%
United Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber and DSL 8s 5.6%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 33.2%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
2,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Franklin is the 95th most connected city in Tennessee ahead of College Grove and Thompsons Station, but behind Nolensville, Brentwood, and Arrington.

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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 Williamson County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 58% of people living in Franklin have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 97% of Franklin residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Williamson County, approximately 5,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Map of ISPs in Franklin

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Compare Franklin to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Franklin 213.7 Mbps 14 $0.31 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +368 Mbps ) 22 ( +8 ) $0.34 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -40.9 Mbps ) 21 ( +7 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -14 Mbps ) 20 ( +6 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -11.5 Mbps ) 27 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -17.2 Mbps ) 11 ( -3 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )