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Top 50 Cable Companies

Ranked by subscriber base *
Select company name for website or stock symbol for financial information.
Names ranked in red provide broadband internet access.

Subscriber numbers ranked in green are CableLabs members

 
RANK COMPANY SUBSCRIBERS
1 AT&T Broadband & Internet Services (Includes TCI aquisition) - NASDAQ:T 11,817,350
2 Time Warner Cable - NYSE:TWX 6,504,900
3 Comcast - NASDAQNM:CMCSK 5,387,659
4 MediaOne - NYSE:UMG 5,099,548
5 Adelphia Communications ** - NASDAQNM:ADLAC 4,643,188
6 Time Warner Entertainment-Advance/Newhouse (partnership in Roadrunner venture) 4,500,000
7 Cox Communications - NYSE:COX 4,126,570
8 Charter Communications*** - NASDAQNM:CHTR  (Broadband currently vaporware) 3,584,170
9 Cablevision SystemsAMEX:CVC 3,435,870
10 Falcon Communications (owned by Charter Communications) 1,120,444
11 AT&T Broadband / Time Warner 1,080,000
12 Lenfest Group**** - (Suburban Cable - privately owned) 1,075,282
13 TCA Group  883,232
14 AT&T Broadband / Insight - NASDAQNM:ICCI 750,000
15 Cable One 736,843
16 Bresnan Communications 644,200
17 Cablecomm 636,200
18 Multimedia Cablevision - (owned by the Gannett Co. NYSE:GCI) 516,951
19 Prime Cable 440,015
20 CalPERS / Comcast (Comcast in partnership with the Calpers fund) 435,028
21 Insight Communications - NASDAQNM:ICCI (partnered with @home) 349,548
22 Classic Cable***** - NASDAQ:CLSC 367,927
23 Mediacom - (partnered with SoftNet systems as of 11/16/99) 355,800
24 Tele-Media - no information available 350,300
25 Kansas City Cable Partners - no information available 307,000
26 Service Electric Cable Television - 294,500
27 Harron Communications - (owned by Adelphia) 289,778
28 Avalon Cable - no information availavle 265,276
29 Northland Communications 262,715
30 RCN Communications - Nasdaq: RCNC 255,100
31 Greater Media - (owned by Comcast) 252,515
32 Ameritech -  (aquired by SBC Communications - NYSE:SBC) 250,000
33 Armstrong Utilities 201,981
34 Susquehanna Communications ****** 200,912
35 Triax Telecommunications - no information available 200,320
36 Galaxy Telecom  - no information available 199,240
37 Blade Communications 180,154
38 Prestige Cable 161,576
39 Pencor Services 156,114
40 Fanch Communications  - no information available 145,117
41 Millennium Digital Media 140,050
42 Midcontinent Cable Systems 132,577
43 WEHCO Video  - no information available 118,249
44 Peak Cablevision  - no information available 117,000
45 Great Southern Communications  - no information available 115,049
46 News-Press & Gazette -- no information available 115,345
47 Benchmark Communications 112,645
48 General Communications 110,000
49 GTE Media Ventures - NYSE:GTE 104,567
50 Alliance Communications - NASDAQNM:AACB 102,000
Based on greater than 100K subscribers, Source: Cablevision Magazine Online,  numbers as of 10/99
**  includes Century Communications/FrontierVision Partners/InterMedia Partners
***  includes Helicon Cable/Vista Broadband Communications/Cablevision Communications
****  includes Raystay
*****  includes Buford Television
******  formerly Susquehanna Cable
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