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Internet providers in 38583

Find internet providers serving the 38583 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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38583 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL40%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable5.440%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable64%
Ben Lomand Connect $34.95 5 - 15 MbpsDSL87%
Advantage Cellular Systems - -DSL2.080%
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38583 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 38583 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 38583 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 84% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 74% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 68% of those living in the 38583 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 38583 area, and 68.29% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 38583, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Sparta

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Frontier 11 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 122 Mbps 10 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 38583

The largest internet providers serving the 38583 ZIP code are Frontier, Spectrum, and Ben Lomand Connect bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to many in the 38583 ZIP code, covering 40% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 64% of the area. Sparta’s third most-available internet provider, Ben Lomand Connect, offers DSL to around 87% of residents in the 38583 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

40%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to about half of households in the 38583 ZIP code, covering 40% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Sparta, $50.82.

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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

20 Mbps

Average availability

64%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to most households in the 38583 ZIP code, covering 64% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 38583 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Sparta, $50.82.

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 Sparta, $0.64.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 38583 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 64% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sparta's providers, 291 Mbps.

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Ben Lomand Connect DSL internet

Provider

Ben Lomand Connect

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

87%

DSL from Ben Lomand Connect offers broadband to nearly all households in the 38583 ZIP code, covering 87% of the area.

DSL internet from Ben Lomand Connect 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 Ben Lomand Connect start at $34.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Sparta, $50.82.

Ben Lomand Connect customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 5 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $6.99 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sparta, $0.64.

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 20 Mbps in 38583 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Sparta's providers, 291 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 38583 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 38583 and the greater Sparta area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Sparta at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Sparta at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 38583 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 38583 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 38583 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 5.440% of households in 38583. The next fastest internet provider in the 38583 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 64% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 38583 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Sparta, $50.82.

Ben Lomand Connect is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 38583 ZIP code, covering 0.930% of the city.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

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%.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.