Internet providers in Carthage, MS

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Carthage internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in Carthage is comparable to the rest of Mississippi - 95%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Carthage area will have access to DSL, which covers 96% of Carthage residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 62% of those living in Carthage.

There are five internet providers serving the Carthage area, and 95.03% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Carthage's five internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Carthage

The largest internet providers in Carthage are AT&T, Buckeye Broadband, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Carthage.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Carthage residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Buckeye Broadband, which covers 95% of the area. Carthage’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Carthage residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Carthage covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Carthage to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $49.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Carthage, $44.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Carthage, $1.29.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Carthage. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Carthage's providers, 53 Mbps.

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Buckeye Broadband cable internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

95%

Cable from Buckeye Broadband offers broadband to nearly all households in Carthage covering 95% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Buckeye Broadband start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Carthage, $44.99.

Buckeye Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.80 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Carthage, $1.29.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Buckeye Broadband offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Carthage. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Carthage's providers, 53 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Carthage 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Carthage, $44.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Carthage, $1.29.

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 Carthage. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Carthage's providers, 53 Mbps.

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Carthage, MS internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 Mbps DSL 96%
Buckeye Broadband $19.99/mo. 25 - 100 Mbps Cable 95%
Telapex, Inc. - - Fiber-optic 62%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Telapex, Inc. is the fastest internet provider in Carthage with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 62% of households in Carthage. The next fastest internet provider in Carthage is Buckeye Broadband, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 95% of the area.

Buckeye Broadband offers the cheapest internet in Carthage with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Carthage, $44.99.

Telapex, Inc. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Carthage, covering 62% of the city.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.