Internet Providers in Kemp, TX

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Residential Internet Statistics for Kemp, TX
Internet Providers: 8
Internet Plans: 6
Fastest Speed Available: 940 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $55

Internet Access in Kemp, Texas

Consumers have access to 14 Internet service providers in Kemp. There are 4 mobile providers, and 8 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.

The majority of Kemp households have 2 providers to choose from. This is a high level of market competition. It tends to improve pricing and service reliability. This Internet access isn't distributed evenly, however. even in 2021, a surprising 73 of the local population still has only one or fewer options for broadband Internet access.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Kemp's most widely available wired broadband choices.

DSL Internet providers connect customers to broadband services via phone infrastructure, which explains why DSL is typically sold through telecom companies that historically offered landline telephone connections. DSL (Digital Subscriber Line) network technology is available to 97.38 percent of Kemp. The transmitters and copper lines delivering DSL have limited bandwidth compared to fiber/cable networks, which results in reduced speeds in the area. This is part of why average download speeds within Kemp perform below the state average, coming in with 9.2 Mbps, as opposed to the 133.04 Mbps weighted average download rate in Texas as a whole.

All the coverage data found here comes from FCC data, requiring Internet providers in Kemp to report deployment and subscriber data biannually. By using our relationships with providers, we are able to confirm this data with privatized data reported via telecoms directly. Our speed averages are calculated from browser-based speed tests from Kemp.

  • There are 13 internet providers in Kemp with 8 of those offering residential service
  • Kemp is the 1,031st most connected city in Texas ahead of Eustace, but behind Crandall, Scurry, Kaufman, and Mabank.
  • Explore internet access for communities within Kemp: Seven Points and Tool

Internet Statistics 2021

10,000 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 Kemp, Texas

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Suddenlink Communications 940 Mbps Cable 8s
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Rise Broadband 100 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit 940 Mbps Fiber 8s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Kemp, Texas

  • CenturyLink - DSL - 97.4% Availability in Kemp - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Rise Broadband - Fixed Wireless - 22.3% Availability in Kemp - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Suddenlink - Cable - 22.1% Availability in Kemp - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit - Fiber - 6.5% Availability in Kemp - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Kemp - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Kemp - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Kemp

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Kemp is the 1,031st most connected city in Texas ahead of Eustace, but behind Crandall, Scurry, Kaufman, and Mabank.

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

Approximately 1,000 people in Henderson 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: 5% of people living in Kemp 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 27% of Kemp 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 Henderson County, approximately 17,000 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.

Internet access in Kemp neighborhoods

To date, we have analyzed information on Internet access for a variety of areas in Kemp: Seven Points, Tool.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Kemp

Provider Type Coverage Speed
CenturyLink DSL 97.4%+ 100 Mbps
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Argon Technologies Fixed Wireless 36.9%+ 10 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 22.3%+ 100 Mbps
Suddenlink Communications Cable 22.1%+ 940 Mbps
CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit Fiber 6.5%+ 940 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Argon Technologies Fixed Wireless 56.1%+ 15 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 27.5%+ 100 Mbps
BelWave Communications Fixed Wireless 33.4%+ 200 Mbps
CenturyLink Business Fiber 6.5%+ 80 Mbps
Suddenlink Business Cable 2.8%+ 940 Mbps
One Ring Networks Copper 2.4%+ 10 Mbps

Compare Kemp to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Kemp 9.2 Mbps 8 $0.19 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +406.2 Mbps ) 16 ( +8 ) $0.27 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +109.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.16 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +107 Mbps ) 15 ( +7 ) $0.20 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +118.2 Mbps ) 23 ( +15 ) $0.19 ( + $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +118.4 Mbps ) 8 $0.20 ( + $0.00 )