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Internet providers in 38305

Find internet providers serving the 38305 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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38305 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL86%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic13%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable99%
Electronic Communication Systems - -DSL100%
Jackson Energy Authority $64.99 300 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic90%
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38305 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 38305 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 38305 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 99% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 73% of those living in the 38305 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 38305 area, and 99.62% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 38305, 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
Jackson Energy Authority 125 Mbps 98 Mbps Fiber-optic
AT&T 136 Mbps 85 Mbps DSL
Viasat 26 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Spectrum 114 Mbps 13 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 38305

The largest internet providers serving the 38305 ZIP code are AT&T and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 38305 ZIP code, covering 86% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 13% of the area. Jackson’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 99% of residents in the 38305 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

86%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 38305 ZIP code, covering 86% 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 38305 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Jackson's providers, 381 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

13%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 38305 ZIP code, covering 13% 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 38305 ZIP code than other internet types.

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 1,000 Mbps in 38305 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Jackson's providers, 381 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

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 38305 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 38305 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 38305 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Jackson's providers, 381 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 38305 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 38305 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 38305 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 38305 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 38305 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 86% of households in 38305. The next fastest internet provider in the 38305 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 13% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 38305 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 38305 ZIP code, covering 90% of the city. Aeneas Communications also offers fiber internet in 38305 and is available to 42% of households.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.