Internet providers in Collegedale, TN

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AT&T $30 100 - 50 MbpsDSL3.239%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 987 MbpsCable97%
CenturyLink $65 12 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic12%
CenturyLink $45 12 - 80 MbpsDSL94%
Electric Power Board - -Fiber-optic97%
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Collegedale internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in Collegedale 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 Collegedale area will have access to cable, which covers 97% of Collegedale residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 96% of those living in Collegedale.

There are six internet providers serving the Collegedale area, and 96.80% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Collegedale's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Collegedale

The largest internet providers in Collegedale are Xfinity and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Collegedale.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Collegedale residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 94% of the area. Collegedale’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 12% of Collegedale residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Collegedale covering 97% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Collegedale 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 Collegedale, $43.00.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Collegedale, $1.23.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Collegedale. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Collegedale's providers, 251 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

80 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Collegedale covering 94% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Collegedale 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Collegedale, $43.00.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Collegedale, $1.23.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 80 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Collegedale. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Collegedale's providers, 251 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$65/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

100 Mbps

Average availability

12%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in Collegedale covering 12% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CenturyLink is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Collegedale than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $65/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Collegedale, $43.00.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.42 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Collegedale, $1.23.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 100 Mbps in Collegedale. These download speeds are available to 12% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Collegedale's providers, 251 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Collegedale and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Collegedale at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Collegedale at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Collegedale residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Electric Power Board is the fastest internet provider in Collegedale with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in Collegedale. The next fastest internet provider in Collegedale is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 97% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Collegedale with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Collegedale, $43.00.

Electric Power Board is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Collegedale, covering 97% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in Collegedale and is available to 12% of households.

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.

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.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.