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Laurel, MS Internet Access

Internet Connectivity in Laurel

^ An estimated 10,939 Laurel residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations [1].

Internet Availability in Laurel

^ Collectively (all cities), 61.4% of all Mississippi residents live in a household where Internet is available, which ranks 51st in the nation [2].

Disconnected in Laurel

^ There are an estimated 7,601 Laurel residents who are not connected to the Internet at all - whether at home, work, or elsewhere [1].

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Laurel Internet Speeds

Landline Internet Speed in Laurel

  • Average wireline ISP speeds in Laurel
    • Average download speed: 2.03 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 0.28 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 5.81 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 0.35 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 33 wireline tests.

Landline Internet Speed: Laurel vs. the U.S.

How Laurel landline Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


Wireless Internet Speed in Laurel

  • Average wireless ISP speeds in Laurel
    • Average download speed: 0.15 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 0.08 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 0.35 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 0.17 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 33 wireless tests.

Wireless Internet Speed: Laurel vs. the U.S.

How Laurel wireless Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


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Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Laurel

Landline Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Laurel, MS

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Asymmetric DSL3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s
Asymmetric DSL3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s200 Kb/s - 768 Kb/s
Other Copper Wireline768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s

Wireless Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Laurel, MS

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Wireless768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s200 Kb/s - 768 Kb/s
Wireless3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s
Wireless768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s200 Kb/s - 768 Kb/s

Featured ISPs for Laurel, MS

AT&T

AT&T

  • High Speed Internet
  • Fast, reliable broadband connections
  • Allows you to connect all Wi-Fi-enabled devices
  • Bundle with phone or other services for bigger discounts
DSL Extreme

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  • Packages as low as $17.95/month.
  • FREE installation (reg. $199); No phone line required.
  • Up to 75Mbps download speed; Wireless Router included.
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HughesNet

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Laurel Internet Statistics

Laurel Internet Connectivity

Laurel: 59% of residents are connected, with 19.9% of the population connected on multiple devices [1].


Connected to the Internet in Laurel


  • Laurel Internet Connectivity [1]
    • An estimated 10,939 Laurel residents are connected to the Internet in some capacity - either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations.
    • An estimated 7,601 Laurel residents are not connected to the Internet. These residents are not connected at home, work, or elsewhere.

  • Laurel Internet Availability [2]
    • It is estimated that 11,384 Laurel residents live in a household where Internet is available.

Household Income in Laurel

Laurel: The median household income is $27,865 and 23% of households are below poverty level [6].


Local Internet-Related Businesses in Laurel

Free Wi-Fi in or near Laurel, MS

Local businesses offering patrons free wi-fi Internet connectivity in the community.

Sorry, no local businesses offering free wi-fi were found.

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Community Anchor Institutions in Laurel , MS

Organizations facilitating the greater use of broadband service in the community.

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Electronics Stores in or near Laurel, MS

Businesses selling Internet-related hardware & software products in the community.

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Mississippi Internet Access Facts & ISP Statistics

Mississippi Home Internet Speed

  • When comparing home (landline) and mobile Internet speeds in MS, median download speeds are 0.98 times higher for home (landline) & median upload speeds are 2.15 times higher for home (landline).
  • Home Internet Speeds in MS [5]
    • Median Home Download Speed: 3.2 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 1.19 Mb/s - 6.72 Mb/s
    • Median Home Upload Speed: 0.46 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.26 Mb/s - 1.87 Mb/s
  • Mobile Internet Speeds in MS [5]
    • Median Mobile Download Speed: 1.49 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 0.49 Mb/s - 3.69 Mb/s
    • Median Mobile Upload Speed: 0.47 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.27 Mb/s - 0.9 Mb/s

Mississippi Internet Connectivity


  • Connected to the Internet in the state of Mississippi [1]: 59% of MS residents are connected to the Internet in one or more locations on one or more devices.
    • The 59% mark ranks Mississippi 51st in the nation in total Internet connectivity.
    • 21.8% of residents are connected to the Internet only at home.
    • 8.7% are not connected at home, but are connected elsewhere.
    • 8.6% are connected at home and elsewhere on one device.
    • 19.9% are connected at home and elsewhere on more than one device.
    • 41% are not connected to the Internet at all.

  • Mississippi Internet Availability [2]
    • 61.4% of MS residents have access to the Internet at home.
    • This ranks Mississippi 51st in the country.

Mississippi Business Internet Speed Data

  • When comparing home and business Internet speeds in MS, median download speeds are 5.22 times higher for business & median upload speeds are 1.71 times higher for business.
  • Business Internet Speeds in MS [5]
    • Median Business Download Speed: 5.48 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 1.46 Mb/s - 11.65 Mb/s
    • Median Business Upload Speed: 2.4 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 1.35 Mb/s - 7.96 Mb/s
  • Small Business Internet Speeds in MS [5]
    • Median Small Business Download Speed: 4.53 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 2.57 Mb/s - 9.58 Mb/s
    • Median Small Business Upload Speed: 0.96 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.38 Mb/s - 2.26 Mb/s

Additional information about Mississippi

About Laurel

Laurel is a city with a population of 18,540 [2] that is located in Jones County in the state of Mississippi.

MS Internet Access

Laurel Internet Access

For more information about Laurel Internet Access, or for additional resources regarding Mississippi Internet access overall, visit Missippippi Office of the Governor .

More About Laurel

Of all residents in Laurel, 79% have a high school diploma or higher, and 21% have a bachelor's degree or higher [6].

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References

1. ^ Bureau of Labor Statistics & Bureau of Census

2. ^ United States Census Bureau

3. ^ Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

4. ^ FCC & National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

5. ^ National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

6. ^ NTIA & U.S. Census Bureau