Internet providers in Manchester, TN

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Manchester, TN internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL98%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable100%
Ben Lomand Connect $49.95 50 - 15 MbpsDSL18%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Manchester internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Manchester 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 Manchester area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Manchester residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Manchester, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Manchester area, and 98.24% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Manchester's six internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Manchester

The largest internet providers in Manchester are AT&T, Spectrum, and Ben Lomand Connect bringing DSL and cable options to Manchester.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Manchester residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Manchester’s third most-available internet provider, Ben Lomand Connect, offers DSL to around 18% of Manchester residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Manchester covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Manchester 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Manchester, $46.66.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Manchester, $0.93.

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 Manchester. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Manchester's providers, 80 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Manchester, $46.66.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 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 Manchester, $0.93.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Manchester. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Manchester's providers, 80 Mbps.

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Ben Lomand Connect DSL internet

Provider

Ben Lomand Connect

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

18%

DSL from Ben Lomand Connect offers broadband to a limited number of households in Manchester covering 18% of the area.

DSL internet from Ben Lomand Connect uses telephone lines in Manchester 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 Ben Lomand Connect start at $49.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Manchester, $46.66.

Ben Lomand Connect customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Manchester, $0.93.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Ben Lomand Connect offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Manchester. These download speeds are available to 18% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Manchester's providers, 80 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Manchester may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Manchester cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Manchester with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Manchester. The next fastest internet provider in Manchester is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 75 Mbps to 98% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Manchester with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Manchester, $46.66.

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.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.