Internet Providers in Jackson, TN

Residential Internet Statistics for Jackson, TN
Internet Service Providers: 7
Plans Start From: $49.95
Top Download Speed: 5 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Jackson, Tennessee:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    76.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    76.8% Available
  • 2. Spectrum
    97.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    97.2% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    46.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    46.7% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. Jackson Energy Authority
    84.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    84.4% Available
  • 7. 7. Rural Connect
    29.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    29.7% Available
  • 8. 8. Aeneas
    19.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    19.3% Available
  • 9. Aeneas Communications
    1.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *60 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    1.3% Available
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Internet Access in Jackson, Tennessee

Government-sourced datasets are the primary source of Jackson-area Internet availability data presented here. To date, we've processed 21,854 rows of FCC and privatized data about broadband availability in Jackson. Our research division has manually sourced pricing info and agreement details on 453 residential broadband plans in Jackson. Average download speed information is drawn from 16,097 IP-verified speed test records aggregated over the past 12 months.

Most households in Jackson have two or more Internet companies at their building. The map provided below shows how competition shifts around the city.

In regards to Internet service choices, Fiber, cable, and DSL have strong coverage within the Jackson area. Fiber-based service is the best network type. Fiber has 87.10 percent availability in Jackson.

Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As residents might expect, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Jackson.

While the main providers are Viasat and HughesNet, Spectrum is also in Jackson with a recorded maximum speed of 940 Mbps. Fixed wireless providers like Rural Connect connect customers to 25 Mbps or more using wireless relays. There are 5 providers with specialized enterprise-level service like T1 and MPLS. See the map below to compare broadband coverage on the census block level, and our speed data to compare how local ISPs compare in speed tests.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Jackson, Tennessee

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber and Fixed Wireless 1s 76.8%
Jackson Energy Authority 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 84.4%
Aeneas Internet and Telephone 1,000 Mbps Fiber and DSL 8s 19.3%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 97.2%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Aeneas Communications 60 Mbps Cable 2m 16s 1.3%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 46.7%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
3,000 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.

Jackson is the 73rd most connected city in Tennessee ahead of Pinson and Beech Bluff, but behind Medina, Humboldt, and Medon.

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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 2,000 people in Madison 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: 87% of people living in Jackson 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 96% of Jackson 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 Madison 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 Jackson

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Compare Jackson to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Jackson 139.5 Mbps 16 $0.28 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +442.2 Mbps ) 22 ( +6 ) $0.34 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +33.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +5 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +60.2 Mbps ) 20 ( +4 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +62.7 Mbps ) 27 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +57 Mbps ) 11 ( -5 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )