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Meridian, MS Internet Access

Internet Connectivity in Meridian

^ An estimated 24,277 Meridian residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations [1].

Internet Availability in Meridian

^ 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 Meridian

^ There are an estimated 16,871 Meridian residents who are not connected to the Internet at all - whether at home, work, or elsewhere [1].

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Meridian Internet Speeds

Landline Internet Speed in Meridian

  • Average wireline ISP speeds in Meridian
    • Average download speed: 2.61 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 0.53 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 2.91 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 0.81 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 8 wireline tests.

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

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


Wireless Internet Speed in Meridian

  • Average wireless ISP speeds in Meridian
    • Average download speed: 0.39 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 0.78 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 0.76 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 0.78 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 9 wireless tests.

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

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


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Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Meridian

Landline Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Meridian, MS

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Asymmetric DSL10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s
Other Copper Wireline1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s
Asymmetric DSL3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s

Wireless Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Meridian, 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
Wireless3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s

Featured ISPs for Meridian, MS

AT&T

AT&T

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

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DSL Extreme

DSL Extreme

  • Get fast internet for an unbeatable price!
  • Packages as low as $17.95/month.
  • FREE installation (reg. $199); No phone line required.
  • Up to 75Mbps download speed; Wireless Router included.

Meridian Internet Statistics

Meridian Internet Connectivity

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


Connected to the Internet in Meridian


  • Meridian Internet Connectivity [1]
    • An estimated 24,277 Meridian residents are connected to the Internet in some capacity - either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations.
    • An estimated 16,871 Meridian residents are not connected to the Internet. These residents are not connected at home, work, or elsewhere.

  • Meridian Internet Availability [2]
    • It is estimated that 25,265 Meridian residents live in a household where Internet is available.

Household Income in Meridian

Meridian: The median household income is $11,410 and 24% of households are below poverty level [6].


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 Meridian

Meridian is a city with a population of 41,148 [2] that is located in Lauderdale County in the state of Mississippi.

MS Internet Access

Meridian Internet Access

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

More About Meridian

Of all residents in Meridian, 64% have a high school diploma or higher, and 6% 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