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Internet providers in 38343

Find internet providers serving the 38343 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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38343 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL76%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable5.610%
Electronic Communication Systems - -DSL100%
Click1.net - -Cable82%
Aeneas Communications $59.95 250 - 1,000 MbpsDSL9.670%
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38343 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 38343 ZIP code 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 38343 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 86% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 71% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 51% of those living in the 38343 ZIP code.

There are 10 internet providers serving the 38343 area, and 97.55% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 10 internet providers in 38343, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Humboldt

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 127 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable
AT&T 11 Mbps 2 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 38343

The largest internet providers serving the 38343 ZIP code are AT&T, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing DSL and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 38343 ZIP code, covering 76% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Humboldt’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 38343 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

76%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 38343 ZIP code, covering 76% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines 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 Humboldt, $59.15.

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 Humboldt, $0.41.

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 0.768 Mbps in 38343 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 76% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Humboldt's providers, 194 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 the 38343 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 38343 ZIP 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 Humboldt, $59.15.

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 Humboldt, $0.41.

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 38343 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Humboldt's providers, 194 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$69.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in the 38343 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 38343 ZIP 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 Viasat start at $69.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Humboldt, $59.15.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.83 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Humboldt, $0.41.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 38343 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Humboldt's providers, 194 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 38343 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 38343 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 76% of households in 38343. The next fastest internet provider in the 38343 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 5.610% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 38343 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Humboldt, $59.15.

Ardmore Telephone Company is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 38343 ZIP code, covering 2.480% of the city.

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.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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.