Internet Providers in Tennessee Ridge, TN

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Residential Internet Statistics for Tennessee Ridge, TN
Internet Providers: 6
Internet Plans: 14
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $58.25

Internet Access in Tennessee Ridge, Tennessee

Tennessee Ridge residences have an average of 2.18 Internet providers to choose from. This is normal, since most Internet providers used to be cable TV or telephone providers, and most houses have long been equipped for both of these services.

DSL Internet providers like TEC deliver broadband services using pre-existing telephone lines on utility poles, which is why it is typically sold through telecommunication companies that also offer phone connections. DSL (Digital Subscriber Line) Internet is available to 83.90 percent of Tennessee Ridge homes. You can refer to the graphical tools below to get an idea of how the promised download speeds align with real-world speedsrecorded by local subscribers.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most common Internet options in Tennessee Ridge.

We should note here that since FCC data is only processed biannually and only published 6+ months later, provider availability listed below might not include the latest network expansions. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help fix this problem.

While the main providers are HughesNet and Viasat, TEC also serves the area with availability for 90 percent of addresses and a top speed of 25 Mbps. See the map on the page below to compare how many options are available at a granular level, and check the "Download Speeds" tab to see how local ISPs compare in speed tests.

Internet Statistics 2021

700 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Tennessee Ridge, Tennessee

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
MLConnect 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 65.7%
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 1.7%
TEC 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 90.9%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
AT&T 25 Mbps Fixed Wireless 5m 27s 6.5%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Tennessee Ridge

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Tennessee Ridge is the 163rd most connected city in Tennessee ahead of Cumberland City, Erin, Indian Mound, and Dover, but behind Waverly.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 400 people in Houston County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 67% of people living in Tennessee Ridge have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 67% of Tennessee Ridge residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Houston County, approximately 700 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

Compare Tennessee Ridge to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Tennessee Ridge 25.3 Mbps 7 $0.56 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +509.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.89 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +123.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +135.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +144.2 Mbps ) 23 ( +16 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +136.8 Mbps ) 8 ( +1 ) $0.38 ( $0.00 )