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Internet Providers in Johnson City, Tennessee

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Home Internet in Johnson City, TN

  • 1. Brightspeed
    Speeds Up To
    940 Mbps
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    Connection: Fiber
    Availability: 40.3%
  • 2. Spectrum
    Speeds Up To
    1 Gbps
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    Connection: Cable
    Availability: 49.2%
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  • 3. Xfinity
    Speeds Up To
    1.2 Gbps
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    Connection: Cable
    Availability: 48.9%
    Local tests confirm high speeds
  • 4. Viasat
    Speeds Up To
    150 Mbps
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    Connection: Satellite
    Availability: 100%
  • 5. EarthLink
    Speeds Up To
    100 Mbps
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    Connection: 5G Internet
    Availability: 33.7%
  • 6. HughesNet
    Speeds Up To
    100 Mbps
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    Connection: Satellite
    Availability: 100%
  • 7. Verizon
    Speeds Up To
    300 Mbps
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    Connection: 5G Internet
    Availability: 34.7%
  • 8. Always ON
    Download Speeds:
    25 - 150 Mbps
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    Connection: Fixed Wireless
    Availability: 33.7%
  • 9. Starlink
    Download Speeds:
    50 - 220 Mbps
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    Connection: Satellite
    Availability: 100%
  • 10. BrightRidge
    Speeds Up To
    10 Gbps
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    Connection: Fiber
    Availability: 67.2%
  • 11. T-Mobile
    Download Speeds:
    33 - 245 Mbps
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    Connection: 5G Internet
    Availability: 47%

Best Internet Providers in Johnson City, TN

The best internet providers in Johnson City are Xfinity, Spectrum, and BrightRidge Broadband. Overall, we found Xfinity to be the best overall provider in Johnson City, as it offers quick cable speeds up to 1.2 Gbps, in addition to multiple home service options and frequent promotions. In the latest J.D. Power survey, Xfinity ranked second in the South region for customer satisfaction.

Spectrum is Xfinity’s main competition in Johnson City. Also utilizing a cable network similar to Xfinity, Spectrum achieves speeds up to 1 Gbps (wireless speeds may vary). Spectrum also has multiple package options, including internet, TV, and phone services, though it doesn’t offer home security like Xfinity. For many, choosing between the two may just depend on which one is available at your address.

Lastly, BrightRidge Broadband is one of the best internet providers in Johnson City due to its tremendously fast fiber internet speeds, up to 10 Gbps. While it is much more expensive than the other two main internet provider options in the city, its speeds cannot be ignored.

Internet Availability in Johnson City, TN

Johnson City residents can choose from 11 providers for a reliable home internet connection. With cable and fiber providers, your location within this city in the Appalachian Mountains will largely determine which provider is your best option.

For fiber providers, BrightRidge Broadband and Brightspeed are the top choices for residents of Little Chicago. With consistent coverage across Charbray, Ramblewood, and Buffalo Mountain, BrightRidge features wide availability. As for Brightspeed, there are patches of neighborhoods where its fiber service isn’t available, but it covers most of the north and east sides of the city — specifically West Hills and Hiwassee Heights.

Johnson City is evenly split for cable providers, with two of the top providers in the country to choose from: Spectrum and Xfinity. Spectrum covers 49.2% of the city while Xfinity offers service to 48.9% of residents. Spectrum covers the northern area of the city near Master Knob and along both sides of Austin Spring Road toward the west.

Xfinity’s coverage is in the southern part of the city, covering the border of Jonesborough and across the east side of Hampton. With the services split evenly, chances are if you’re not in one provider’s coverage area, you’re most certainly in the other.

Internet Provider Store Locations in Johnson City

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