Find internet service and providers in Georgia
Overview of internet satisfaction and availability in Georgia
You’ll find plenty of internet options in the Peach State, especially in highly-populated areas like Hotlanta and Augusta. Xfinity, Spectrum, and Cox are your primary cable internet providers, with download speeds of up to 2,000Mbps, depending on the provider. Spectrum and Cox also have fiber internet, as does AT&T, Google Fiber, and Brightespeed. If you can’t get cable or fiber, DSL internet from AT&T and Brightspeed are your next-best options. Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat is ideal for rural areas.
Internet providers received an average satisfaction rating of 3.8 out of 5 stars from customers in Georgia.
That ranks Georgia 15th nationwide for internet customer satisfaction.Learn more about our methodology
Internet customer satisfaction in Georgia
$73.65 average price per payment for internet, per household
86.2% of the time, advertised speeds meet household needs
3.8/5 average customer service rating of internet services
3.7/5 average reliability rating of services state-wide
2.63 average people per household
$57,114 average income per household
40 average age per household
53% of population employed
Fastest internet providers in Georgia
|Provider||Avg download speed||Avg upload speed||Availability||Order online|
|West Carolina Tel||322.59 Mbps||312.45 Mbps||99.23%||View Plans for West Carolina Tel|
|EPB Fiber||215.61 Mbps||182.74 Mbps||62.15%||View Plans for Franklin Electric Plant Board|
|Tri-County Communications||202.74 Mbps||185.77 Mbps||48.77%||View Plans for Tri-County Communications|
|Google Fiber||199.41 Mbps||167.96 Mbps||58.92%|
|Hotwire Communications||195.22 Mbps||159.13 Mbps||50%||View Plans for Hotwire Communications|
Internet by tech type
|Internet tech type||Avg download speed||% of people with access||% availability||Learn more|
|5G Home||266.51 Mbps||86.3%||99.39%||See all providers for 5G Home|
|Cable||878.4 Mbps||83.25%||83.56%||See all providers for Cable|
|DSL||1014.96 Mbps||56.99%||77.49%||See all providers for DSL|
|Fiber||3779.15 Mbps||73.08%||78.53%||See all providers for Fiber|
|Fixed Wireless||28.26 Mbps||9.11%||66.99%||See all providers for Fixed Wireless|
|LTE Home||99 Mbps||26.67%||99%||See all providers for LTE Home|
|Satellite||99.4 Mbps||89.05%||100%||See all providers for Satellite|
Best cities for internet in Georgia
Cities in Georgia with the fastest internet
Fort Valley is the best city in Georgia for internet, shooting to the top of the list thanks to a combination of record-setting average download speeds, wide fiber-optic internet availability, and the presence of a reliable and well-rated internet provider. Auburn and Duluth also earn top rankings, according to our data.
The most connected cities in Georgia
Atlanta is the most internet-connected city in Georgia. Atlanta makes it to the top of the list due to the high number of its residents who have access not only to high-speed internet, but also to fiber internet specifically. A large number of Atlanta's residents also have access to three or more internet providers—an uncommon number of options compared to the rest of the state. Marietta and Columbus also make it to the top of our list.
HighSpeedInternet.com relies on proprietary and exclusive data to analyze the customer and provider trends presented on this page. We analyze millions of results from our speed test tool to determine average statewide speeds, fastest speeds, and availability. Our annual customer satisfaction survey provides us with data for developing the satisfaction rating. We also draw from data provided to us directly by internet providers to determine available tech types and average speeds.