AT&T Expands 4G LTE Network to 14 New Markets, Is Ahead of 2012 Deployment Schedule

by Todd Haselton | November 16, 2012

AT&T announced Friday that it is expanding its 4G LTE wireless data network to 14 new markets and expanding in two others. The new areas include Charleston, Greenville and Columbia, SC; Columbus and Toledo, OH; Corvallis and Eugene, OR; El Paso, TX; Jonesboro, AR; Mobile, AL; Pensacola, FL; Portland, ME;, Saratoga Springs, NY and South Bend-Mishawaka, IN. It’s also expanding in the Fairfield County/Danbury areas of Bridgeport, CT and in Monroe/Downriver South Detroit.

AT&T said its 4G LTE network now covers 150 million people in 103 markets in the United States and that it is ahead of its original roll-out plans for 2012. The carrier has more than doubled the number of people its network covered at the end of last year.

Todd Haselton

Todd Haselton has been writing professionally since 2006 during his undergraduate days at Lehigh University. He started out as an intern with...