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Internet providers in Philadelphia, MS

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Philadelphia, MS internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 18 MbpsDSL99%
Buckeye Broadband $19.99 25 - 100 MbpsCable98%
C Spire - -Fiber-optic59%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $64.99 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Philadelphia internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Philadelphia residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 59% of those living in Philadelphia.

There are five internet providers serving the Philadelphia area, and 97.76% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Philadelphia's five internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Philadelphia

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 7 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
AT&T 33 Mbps 22 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 3 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in Philadelphia

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

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Philadelphia residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Buckeye Broadband, which covers 98% of the area. Philadelphia’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Philadelphia residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

18 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in Philadelphia covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Philadelphia 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 $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Philadelphia, $51.24.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Philadelphia, $2.33.

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 Philadelphia. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Philadelphia's providers, 39 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

98%

Cable from Buckeye Broadband offers broadband to nearly all households in Philadelphia covering 98% of the area.

Buckeye Broadband’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia, $51.24.

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, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Philadelphia, $2.33.

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 Philadelphia. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Philadelphia's providers, 39 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 Philadelphia covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia, $51.24.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Philadelphia, $2.33.

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 Philadelphia. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Philadelphia's providers, 39 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

C Spire is the fastest internet provider in Philadelphia with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 59% of households in Philadelphia. The next fastest internet provider in Philadelphia is Buckeye Broadband, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Buckeye Broadband offers the cheapest internet in Philadelphia with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Philadelphia, $51.24.

C Spire is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Philadelphia, covering 59% of the city.

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.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.