AT&T has invested in our Rhode Island communications networks, our people and local communities for 113 years.
Nearly $30 million invested by AT&T in its best-in-class wired and wireless networks in Rhode Island from 2014-2016.
31 upgrades made in 2013-2015 including new cell sites, addition of wireless and wired network capadity and new broadband network connections in Rhode Island.¹
100 percent of population in Rhode Island covered by the AT&T Mobile Broadband network as of April 29, 2016.
100 percent of population in Rhode Island covered by the AT&T Wireless network as of April 29, 2016.
114 Wi-Fi hotspots in Rhode Island as of January 13, 2016.
106 students mentored by our employees in Rhode Island through Aspire Mentoring Academy from 2012 to 2016.
Approximately 625 hours of personal time given by AT&T employees and retirees in Rhode Island to community outreach activities in 2016 – worth more than $14,600.*
Approximately $330,000 contributed by AT&T, the AT&T Foundation and our employees from 2014 - 2016 through giving programs in Rhode Island.
Approximately 135 AT&T employees working in Rhode Island as of June 30, 2016.
More than $204 million spent on goods and services purchased from suppliers based in Rhode Island in 2016. This spending supports jobs and economic activity in the state.
207 AT&T retirees living in Rhode Island as of Aug. 31, 2017.
32 retail locations in Rhode Island, including our company-owned retail stores, authorized dealerships and national retail stores as of Sep. 11, 2017.
More than $19 million generated in local and state taxes by AT&T operations in Rhode Island in 2016.
7 alternative fuel vehicles operated in Rhode Island as of Aug. 31, 2017.
Updated Oct. 2017
1 All network upgrades exclude LTE enhancements.
*The financial equivalent is based on the annual industry standards from Independent Sector.