Internet providers in Jackson, MS

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Jackson internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Jackson 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 Jackson area will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of Jackson 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 72% of those living in Jackson.

There are six internet providers serving the Jackson area, and 96.82% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Jackson's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Jackson

The largest internet providers in Jackson are AT&T, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Jackson.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Jackson residents, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 96% of the area. Jackson’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Jackson 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

93%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Jackson covering 93% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Jackson 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Jackson, $47.49.

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 Jackson, $0.83.

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 Jackson. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Jackson's providers, 316 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

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Jackson covering 96% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Jackson 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 Jackson, $47.49.

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 Jackson, $0.83.

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 Jackson. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Jackson's providers, 316 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 Jackson covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Jackson 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 Jackson, $47.49.

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 Jackson, $0.83.

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 Jackson. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Jackson's providers, 316 Mbps.

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Jackson, MS internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic1.505%
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 MbpsDSL93%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 150 MbpsCable96%
Telapex, Inc. - -Fiber-optic72%
Telephone Electronics Corporation - -DSL54%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Jackson with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.505% of households in Jackson. The next fastest internet provider in Jackson is Telapex, Inc., offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 72% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Jackson with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Jackson, $47.49.

Telapex, Inc. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Jackson, covering 72% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in Jackson and is available to 1.505% of households.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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.

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.