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Internet providers in Arlington, TN

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Arlington, TN internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic76%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL58%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
Electronic Communication Systems - -DSL100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Arlington internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Arlington is comparable to the rest of Tennessee - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Arlington area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Arlington residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 86% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 76% of those living in Arlington.

There are five internet providers serving the Arlington area, and 99.49% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Arlington's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Arlington

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 194 Mbps 193 Mbps Fiber-optic
Xfinity 124 Mbps 19 Mbps Cable
Viasat 21 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in Arlington

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

Fiber-optic internet from AT&T is available to most Arlington residents, covering 76% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from AT&T, which covers 58% of the area. Arlington’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 99% of Arlington residents.

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

76%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to most households in Arlington covering 76% 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 Arlington than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Arlington, $54.99.

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 Arlington, $2.04.

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 Arlington. These download speeds are available to 76% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Arlington's providers, 316 Mbps.

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AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

58%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to about half of households in Arlington covering 58% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Arlington 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 Arlington, $54.99.

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 Arlington, $2.04.

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 20 Mbps in Arlington. These download speeds are available to 58% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Arlington's providers, 316 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Arlington 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 Arlington, $54.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Arlington, $2.04.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Arlington. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Arlington's providers, 316 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Arlington and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Arlington at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Arlington at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Arlington 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 Arlington with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 76% of households in Arlington. The next fastest internet provider in Arlington is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 58% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Arlington with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Arlington, $54.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Arlington, covering 76% of the city.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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.

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.