Meridian Residential Internet Coverage
Meridian is a lower-middle income community. It's the sixth largest city in Mississippi with both blue- and white-collar workers calling it home. Nearly one-third of residents live at or below the federal poverty line. Meridian residents look to their internet service to help pull themselves out of poverty. Compared with just 69% of Mississippi, 97% of Meridian residents have access to high-speed internet.
AT&T offers DSL to 95% of Meridian residents. Dixie-Net also offers DSL to 46% of residents along Rte. 19. Xfinity has a monopoly on the cable internet service in the area, reaching 94% of homes. Fiber optics are slowly entering the area. InLine currently reaches 28% of residents along Rte. 45 with fiber optics. An additional option is copper wire from Megagate Broadband, which reaches 1% of residents near Rte. 11.
Businesses in Meridian have three connection options. Telephone Electronics Corporation provides DSL to 61% of commercial users. Windstream offers copper wire to 8% of businesses and Level 3 Communications is introducing fiber optics, currently reaching 1% of commercial enterprises.
Fastest Internet Service Providers in Meridian
AT&T offers internet at speeds up to 20 Mbps
Xfinity offers internet at speeds up to 1000 Mbps
Viasat offers internet at speeds up to 25 Mbps
HughesNet offers internet at speeds up to 25 Mbps