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Internet providers in 38301

Find internet providers serving the 38301 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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38301 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL82%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable98%
Jackson Energy Authority $64.99 300 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic93%
Electronic Communication Systems - -DSL93%
Aeneas Communications $59.95 250 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic17%
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38301 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 38301 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 38301 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 98% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 92% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 85% of those living in the 38301 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 38301 area, and 98.47% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 38301, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Jackson

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 51 Mbps 41 Mbps DSL
Jackson Energy Authority 116 Mbps 92 Mbps Fiber-optic
Spectrum 81 Mbps 10 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 38301

The largest internet providers serving the 38301 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and Jackson Energy Authority bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 38301 ZIP code, covering 82% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 98% of the area. Jackson’s third most-available internet provider, Jackson Energy Authority, offers fiber-optic to around 93% of residents in the 38301 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

82%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 38301 ZIP code, covering 82% 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Jackson, $60.82.

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 Jackson, $0.22.

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 38301 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 82% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Jackson's providers, 215 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

98%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 38301 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 38301 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Jackson, $60.82.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 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 Jackson, $0.22.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 38301 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Jackson's providers, 215 Mbps.

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Jackson Energy Authority fiber-optic internet

Provider

Jackson Energy Authority

Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

93%

Fiber-optic from Jackson Energy Authority offers broadband to nearly all households in the 38301 ZIP code, covering 93% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Jackson Energy Authority is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 38301 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Jackson Energy Authority start at $64.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Jackson, $60.82.

Jackson Energy Authority customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Jackson, $0.22.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Jackson Energy Authority offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 38301 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Jackson's providers, 215 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 38301 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 38301 and the greater Jackson area. HughesNet starting prices are about average in Jackson at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Jackson at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 38301 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 38301 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 38301 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 82% of households in 38301. The next fastest internet provider in the 38301 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 98% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 38301 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Jackson, $60.82.

Jackson Energy Authority is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 38301 ZIP code, covering 93% of the city. Aeneas Communications also offers fiber internet in 38301 and is available to 17% of households.

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%.

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.

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.