Internet providers in Richland, MS

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Richland, MS internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic11%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL98%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 150 MbpsCable99%
C Spire - -Fiber-optic60%
Bay Springs Telephone Company - -DSL3.834%
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Richland internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Richland 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 Richland area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Richland residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 64% of those living in Richland.

There are seven internet providers serving the Richland area, and 98.52% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Richland's seven internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Richland

The largest internet providers in Richland are AT&T and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Richland.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Richland residents, covering 98% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 11% of the area. Richland’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 99% of Richland residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Richland covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Richland 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 Richland, $42.49.

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 Richland, $2.02.

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 Richland. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Richland's providers, 316 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

11%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in Richland covering 11% 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 Richland than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Richland, $42.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Richland, $2.02.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Richland. These download speeds are available to 11% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Richland'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

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Richland covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Richland 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 Richland, $42.49.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Richland, $2.02.

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 Richland. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Richland's providers, 316 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Richland and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Richland at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Richland at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Richland 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 Richland with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 11% of households in Richland. The next fastest internet provider in Richland is C Spire, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 60% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Richland with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Richland, $42.49.

C Spire is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Richland, covering 60% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in Richland and is available to 11% 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.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

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.