Percentage with access to 100 Mbps download or faster
Percentage with access to
1 Gbps download or faster
Average Mbps download speed
Being close to a metro area means that you might have access to a larger pool of fast internet options. Below are the top 3 metro locations per state.
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell – Population 5,949,951
Augusta-Richmond County – Population 604,167
Savannah – Population 389,494
The largest metro area in Georgia is Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell with a population of 5,949,951.00. This is followed by the Augusta-Richmond County metro area, with a population of 604,167.00. This matters because according to the FCC data, areas with the highest population density tend to offer higher speeds and have access to more Internet providers.
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89% get DSL
87% get Cable
41% get Fiber
100% get Satellite
Broadband government information
The Georgia Technology Authority will provide consistent leadership for broadband development in the State of Georgia. Staff will coordinate state-level broadband activities, collaborate with regional and local governments, evaluate the broadband needs of the state and identify resources to meet those needs.
GA Internet news
As part of a longstanding project to connect essential community anchor institutions across the country, and facilitate closer collaboration and long-term benefits for education, research, healthcare, public safety, and government services, the University Corporation for Advanced Internet Development (UCAID) proposes a comprehensive 50-state network benefitting approximately 121,000 community anchors.