Internet providers in 39701

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39701 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 18 MbpsDSL91%
Sparklight $45.00 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable86%
Bay Springs Telephone Company - -DSL79%
C Spire - -Fiber-optic55%
Bay Springs Telephone Company - -Wired47%
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39701 internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in the 39701 ZIP code 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 39701 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 95% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 86% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 55% of those living in the 39701 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 39701 area, and 87.96% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 39701, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 39701

The largest internet providers serving the 39701 ZIP code are AT&T, Sparklight, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 39701 ZIP code, covering 91% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Sparklight, which covers 86% of the area. Columbus’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 39701 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

18 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

91%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 39701 ZIP code, covering 91% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Columbus, $46.25.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Columbus, $1.25.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 18 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 39701 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Columbus's providers, 264 Mbps.

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Sparklight cable internet

Provider

Sparklight

Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

86%

Cable from Sparklight offers broadband to nearly all households in the 39701 ZIP code, covering 86% of the area.

Sparklight’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 39701 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Sparklight start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Columbus, $46.25.

Sparklight customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.45 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Columbus, $1.25.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Sparklight offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 39701 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Columbus's providers, 264 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 the 39701 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 39701 ZIP 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 Columbus, $46.25.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Columbus, $1.25.

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 39701 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Columbus's providers, 264 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 39701 frequently asked questions

Sparklight is the fastest internet provider in the 39701 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 86% of households in 39701. The next fastest internet provider in the 39701 ZIP code is C Spire, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 55% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in the 39701 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Columbus, $46.25.

C Spire is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 39701 ZIP code, covering 55% of the city.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.