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Internet providers in Dayton, TN

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Dayton, TN internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 75 MbpsDSL97%
Spectrum $49.99 300-1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
EPB Fiber Optics $57.99 300 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic3.714%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $64.99 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Dayton internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Dayton 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 Dayton area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Dayton residents. DSL 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 3.710% of those living in Dayton.

There are five internet providers serving the Dayton area, and 98.09% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Dayton's five internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Dayton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 26 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Spectrum 119 Mbps 23 Mbps Cable
EPB Fiber Optics 77 Mbps 32 Mbps Fiber-optic
AT&T 39 Mbps 18 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Dayton

The largest internet providers in Dayton are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Dayton.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Dayton residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Dayton’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Dayton residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Dayton covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Dayton 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 Dayton, $58.59.

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, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dayton, $0.44.

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 Dayton. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Dayton's providers, 242 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Dayton covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Dayton residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Dayton, $58.59.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1,000 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dayton, $0.44.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Dayton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Dayton's providers, 242 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 Dayton covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Dayton 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Dayton, $58.59.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dayton, $0.44.

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 Dayton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Dayton's providers, 242 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

EPB Fiber Optics is the fastest internet provider in Dayton with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 3.714% of households in Dayton. The next fastest internet provider in Dayton is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Dayton with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Dayton, $58.59.

EPB Fiber Optics is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Dayton, covering 3.714% of the city.

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.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

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.