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Internet providers in Dawson, GA

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Dawson, GA internet providers

Provider
Windstream - 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL92%
Windstream - 200 - 2,000 MbpsFiber-optic2.658%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable93%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Dawson internet service at a glance

At 95%, broadband coverage in Dawson is comparable to the rest of Georgia - 95%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Dawson area will have access to cable, which covers 95% of Dawson residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 5.730% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.300% of those living in Dawson.

There are four internet providers serving the Dawson area, and 91.40% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Dawson's four internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Dawson

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Mediacom 135 Mbps 21 Mbps Cable
Windstream 63 Mbps 35 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Dawson

The largest internet providers in Dawson are Mediacom, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to Dawson.

Cable internet from Mediacom is available to nearly all Dawson residents, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Dawson’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Dawson residents.

Mediacom cable internet

Provider
Mediacom
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

93%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in Dawson covering 93% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Dawson residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Dawson, $51.66.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dawson, $1.12.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in Dawson. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Dawson's providers, 346 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Dawson covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Dawson where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Dawson, $51.66.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dawson, $1.12.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Dawson. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Dawson's providers, 346 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$69.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Dawson covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Dawson where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for Viasat start at $69.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Dawson, $51.66.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.83 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dawson, $1.12.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Dawson. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Dawson's providers, 346 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in Dawson with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 92% of households in Dawson. The next fastest internet provider in Dawson is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps to 2.658% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in Dawson with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Dawson, $51.66.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Dawson, covering 2.658% of the city.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.