Internet Service Providers in Kemp, Texas
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Residential Internet Statistics for Kemp, TX
|Wired Internet Providers:||3|
|Average Speed Test Result:||9.24 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||940 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||54.25%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Kemp, Texas
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 2-3 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 77 of the local population still has only one or fewer options for broadband Internet access.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 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 93.39 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 9.24 Mbps, as opposed to the 117.93 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 1,041st 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
- The fastest zip code in Kemp for February 2021 is 75143. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
77.0% of consumers in Kemp11,000 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|
|CenturyLink||940 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s|
|Suddenlink Communications||940 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|Rise Broadband||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Kemp, Texas
- CenturyLink - 93.4% Availability in Kemp - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
- Rise Broadband - 22.3% Availability in Kemp - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Suddenlink - 22.2% Availability in Kemp - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Kemp - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Kemp - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Caps in Kemp
Internet service providers have added data caps for residential broadband packages recently. Some major Internet providers in the area, including CenturyLink, have plans with data caps. Data caps as a trend vary widely, and run anywhere from 250 Gigabytes to a Terabyte. Data limits are generally very high, so they won't pose an issue for the majority of subscribers. CenturyLink customers in Kemp should double check data use policies while signing up, and not assume them based on statements online.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Kemp
|Nextlink Internet||Fixed Wireless||100%||100 Mbps|
|CenturyLink||DSL and Fiber||93.4%+||940 Mbps|
|Argon Technologies||Fixed Wireless||36.9%+||10 Mbps|
|Rise Broadband||Fixed Wireless||22.3%+||100 Mbps|
|Suddenlink Communications||Cable||22.2%+||940 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|Nextlink Internet||Fixed Wireless||100%||100 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||DSL and Fiber||100%||940 Mbps|
|Argon Technologies||Fixed Wireless||58.3%+||15 Mbps|
|Rise Broadband||Fixed Wireless||28.5%+||100 Mbps|
|BelWave Communications||Fixed Wireless||34.7%+||200 Mbps|
|Suddenlink Business||Cable||2.9%+||1,000 Mbps|
|One Ring Networks||Copper||2.5%+||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||$0.35 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +339.9 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.46 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +97.9 Mbps )||18 ( +10 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +90.5 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.29 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +102.5 Mbps )||21 ( +13 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +106.1 Mbps )||9 ( +1 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|