Internet providers in Hattiesburg, MS

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Hattiesburg, MS internet providers

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AT&T $40 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.406%
AT&T $30 100 - 18 MbpsDSL87%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 150 MbpsCable97%
TEC $49.95 4 - 24 MbpsDSL91%
C Spire $70 -Fiber-optic69%
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Hattiesburg internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Hattiesburg 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 Hattiesburg area will have access to cable, which covers 97% of Hattiesburg residents. DSL 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 69% of those living in Hattiesburg.

There are six internet providers serving the Hattiesburg area, and 96.28% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Hattiesburg's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Hattiesburg

The largest internet providers in Hattiesburg are AT&T, Xfinity, and TEC bringing DSL and cable options to Hattiesburg.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Hattiesburg residents, covering 87% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 97% of the area. Hattiesburg’s third most-available internet provider, TEC, offers DSL to around 91% of Hattiesburg residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

18 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

87%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Hattiesburg covering 87% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Hattiesburg 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 Hattiesburg, $48.32.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hattiesburg, $0.93.

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 Hattiesburg. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Hattiesburg's providers, 251 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Hattiesburg covering 97% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Hattiesburg, $48.32.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hattiesburg, $0.93.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Hattiesburg. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Hattiesburg's providers, 251 Mbps.

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TEC DSL internet

Provider

TEC

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

91%

DSL from TEC offers broadband to nearly all households in Hattiesburg covering 91% of the area.

DSL internet from TEC uses telephone lines in Hattiesburg 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 TEC start at $49.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Hattiesburg, $48.32.

TEC customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 4 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $12.49 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hattiesburg, $0.93.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, TEC offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Hattiesburg. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Hattiesburg's providers, 251 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Hattiesburg, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Hattiesburg, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Hattiesburg and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hattiesburg at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Hattiesburg at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Hattiesburg residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Hattiesburg with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 0.406% of households in Hattiesburg. The next fastest internet provider in Hattiesburg is C Spire, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 69% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Hattiesburg with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hattiesburg, $48.32.

C Spire is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Hattiesburg, covering 69% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in Hattiesburg and is available to 0.406% of households.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.