Internet providers in Franklin, TN

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Franklin internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in Franklin 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 Franklin area will have access to cable, which covers 97% of Franklin residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 88% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 36% of those living in Franklin.

There are four internet providers serving the Franklin area, and 95.46% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Franklin's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Franklin

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

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most Franklin residents, covering 73% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 36% of the area. Franklin’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 97% of Franklin residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

73%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in Franklin covering 73% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Franklin 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Franklin, $47.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Franklin, $0.83.

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 Franklin. These download speeds are available to 73% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Franklin's providers, 525 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

36%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to some, but not many households in Franklin covering 36% 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 Franklin than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Franklin, $47.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Franklin, $0.83.

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 Franklin. These download speeds are available to 36% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Franklin's providers, 525 Mbps.

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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 Franklin covering 97% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Franklin 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 Franklin, $47.49.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Franklin, $0.83.

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 Franklin. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Franklin's providers, 525 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Franklin, TN internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 1,000 Mbps Fiber-optic 36%
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 Mbps DSL 73%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 987 Mbps Cable 97%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Franklin with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 36% of households in Franklin. The next fastest internet provider in Franklin is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 97% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Franklin with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Franklin, $47.49.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Franklin, covering 36% of the city.

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Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.