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Internet providers in 38863

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38863 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL62%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic14%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable1.230%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable3.970%
Buckeye Broadband $19.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsCable55%
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38863 internet service at a glance

At 87%, broadband coverage in the 38863 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 38863 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 75% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 57% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 31% of those living in the 38863 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 38863 area, and 54.02% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 38863, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Pontotoc

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 105 Mbps 72 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 8 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Xfinity 56 Mbps 9 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 38863

The largest internet providers serving the 38863 ZIP code are AT&T and Buckeye Broadband bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 38863 ZIP code, covering 62% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 14% of the area. Pontotoc’s third most-available internet provider, Buckeye Broadband, offers cable to around 55% of residents in the 38863 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

62%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 38863 ZIP code, covering 62% 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 $55/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Pontotoc, $43.32.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pontotoc, $1.11.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 38863 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 62% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pontotoc's providers, 251 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

14%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 38863 ZIP code, covering 14% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from AT&T is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 38863 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Pontotoc, $43.32.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pontotoc, $1.11.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 38863 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 14% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pontotoc's providers, 251 Mbps.

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Buckeye Broadband cable internet

Provider

Buckeye Broadband

Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

55%

Cable from Buckeye Broadband offers broadband to about half of households in the 38863 ZIP code, covering 55% of the area.

Buckeye Broadband’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 38863 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 Pontotoc, $43.32.

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 Pontotoc, $1.11.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Buckeye Broadband offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 38863 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 55% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pontotoc's providers, 251 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 38863 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 38863 and the greater Pontotoc area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pontotoc at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pontotoc at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 38863 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 38863 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 38863 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 62% of households in 38863. The next fastest internet provider in the 38863 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 14% of the area.

Buckeye Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 38863 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Pontotoc, $43.32.

C Spire is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 38863 ZIP code, covering 20% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in 38863 and is available to 14% of households.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

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.