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Internet Service Providers in Columbus, GA

Columbus, GA has a total of 17 internet providers including  5 Fiber providers, 5 Cable providers, 6 DSL providers and 2 Satellite providers.

Broadband Score of 45Middle of the Road

Getting internet in Columbus, GA is a mixed bag. With a score of 45 you probably are not going to be streaming 4k video, but at least you can stream high definition. A Middle of the Road score places you in an area with average speeds, access, pricing, and feedback.

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Top 6 Broadband Providers in Columbus, GA

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HughesNet logo

HughesNet

HughesNet Satellite Internet provides high speed Internet all over the U.S.!

HughesNet provides Satellite internet in Columbus, GA

  • National satellite Internet service provider with A+ BBB Rating
  • Free standard Installation included
  • 24/7 technical support
100.00%Excellent Coverage
HughesNet internet pricing starting at:
$49.95

(855) 980-2160

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Exede

Internet service delivered with faster uploads and faster downloads.

Exede provides Satellite internet in Columbus, GA

  • High-speed satellite Internet service anywhere in the U.S.
  • 3-Year Price Lock
  • Some locations can receive double the normal data, free
100.00%Excellent Coverage
Exede internet pricing starting at:
$39.99

(866) 606-9068

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AT&T U-verse

AT&T U-verse Internet offers lightning-fast, high-speed internet with speeds up to 45 Mbps at a great price.

AT&T U-verse provides Fiber, DSL and Fixed Wireless internet in Columbus, GA

  • Home Wireless network
  • Access to AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spot Network included at no extra charge
  • Anti-virus, anti-spyware and parental controls included
53.06%Good Coverage
AT&T U-verse internet pricing starting at:
$40.00

(855) 441-4668

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Mediacom Communications Corp.

Whether it's just you or your entire family accessing the internet all at the same time, Mediacom has a variety of internet plans that can accommodate the needs of each household member and any household.

Mediacom Communications Corp. provides Cable internet in Columbus, GA

  • WiFi in your home
  • Total Defense™ Internet Security Suite
  • 24/7 customer support
47.86%Low Coverage
Mediacom Communications Corp. internet pricing starting at:
N/A

(888) 680-0190

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Charter Communications

No data caps and 20x faster than DSL.

Charter Communications provides Fiber and Cable internet in Columbus, GA

  • No data caps
  • No Long-Term Commitment
  • Secured with Anti-virus protection
22.08%Poor Coverage
Charter Communications internet pricing starting at:
$39.99

(877) 327-3096

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Windstream

Windstream offers two great high-speed Internet plans that will support all of your online activities, from basic emailing and web-browsing to HD video streaming and real-time gaming.

Windstream provides Fiber, Cable, DSL and Copper internet in Columbus, GA

  • 24/7 technical support
  • No contracts required
  • Free wireless equipment
1.59%Poor Coverage
Windstream internet pricing starting at:
$44.99

(844) 394-9875

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2 Television Providers in Columbus, GA

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Dish Network

Dish Network offers satellite television service that integrates with Amazon Alexa.

Dish Network provides television in Columbus, GA

  • Free upgrade to HD-DVR
  • Free Premium channels for three months (HBO, CineMax, Starz, Showtime, Dish Movie Pack)
  • HD included free
  • Local channels included
Dish Network television pricing starting at:
$41.99

(844) 892-3822

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DIRECTV

DIRECTV has been rated #1 in customer satisfaction over cable for 17 years running.

DIRECTV provides television in Columbus, GA

  • Includes local channels
  • HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax free (46 channels in all) for first 3 months
  • Free upgrade to Genie HD-DVR (for qualifying customers)
  • Free professional (standard) installation in up to 4 rooms
DIRECTV television pricing starting at:
$50.00

(855) 410-2386

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All 11 Broadband Service Providers in Columbus, GA

ProviderMax DownloadMax UploadBroadband TypeCoverage
HughesNet logoHughesNet25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
Exede logoExede25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
AT&T U-verse logoAT&T U-verse75 Mbps8 MbpsFiber, DSL and Fixed Wireless
53.06%
Mediacom Communications Corp. logoMediacom Communications Corp.150 Mbps20 MbpsCable
47.86%
WideOpenWest logoWideOpenWest50 Mbps5 MbpsFiber, Cable and DSL
42.48%
Charter Communications logoCharter Communications100 Mbps5 MbpsFiber and Cable
22.08%
Windstream logoWindstream100 Mbps8 MbpsFiber, Cable, DSL and Copper
1.59%
Public Service Telephone Company logoPublic Service Telephone Company30 Mbps10 MbpsFiber and DSL
1.16%
WavCom logoWavCom25 Mbps1 MbpsDSL
0.02%
Plant TiftNet logoPlant TiftNet12 Mbps2 MbpsCable
0.01%
Plant Telecommunications logoPlant Telecommunications10 Mbps1 MbpsDSL
0.00%

Average Download Speed For Columbus, GA

79 Mbps

Columbus, GA's Broadband Profile

13,273,000 of the residents of Columbus have at least one connection to the Internet (at home or the office).

Columbus is ranked #8 for the most connected city in Georgia, based on percentage population connectivity.

About 99.57% of Columbus is connected to the Internet. This means there are still about 57,155 people with NO Internet access in Columbus, GA.

Internet Speed Facts For Columbus, GA

The average download speed for all terrestrial broadband (including cable) Internet in Columbus, GA is 79 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 150 Mbps. Upload speeds via landline average 8 Mbps in Columbus.

The average download speed for all wireless Internet providers in Columbus, GA is 25 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 25-50 Mbps. The upload speed average via wireless Internet providers in Columbus is 3 Mbps. Wireless Internet is defined as service coming from fixed wireless or mobile broadband providers.

Broadband Internet Coverage in Columbus, GA
43.78%Fiber
61.15%Cable
54.03%DSL
100.00%Satellite
Average Advertised Speeds in Columbus, GA
DownUp
Fiber (5)30 Mbps5 Mbps
Cable (5)93 Mbps9 Mbps
DSL (6)7 Mbps1 Mbps
Satellite (2)25 Mbps3 Mbps
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Free wireless internet access points in Columbus, GA

Chattahoochee Valley Regional Library System
3000 Macon Road
Columbus, GA 31906
(706) 243-2669
Mildred L. Terry Branch Library
640 Veterans Parkway
Columbus, GA 31904
(706) 649-0787
North Columbus Branch Library
5689 Armour Road
Columbus, GA 31904
(706) 649-1150
Quitman County Library
Columbus, GA 31904
(229) 334-8972
South Columbus Branch Library
2034 S Lumpkin Road
Columbus, GA 31904
(706) 685-7701
W. C. Bradley Memorial Library
1120 Bradley Drive
Columbus, GA 31904
(706) 649-0780