The FCC conducted a survey of the fixed voice and broadband service rates offered to consumers in urban areas. The FCC is using the survey data to determine the local voice rate floor and reasonable comparability benchmarks for fixed voice and broadband rates for universal service purposes in accordance with the November 2011 USF/ICC Transformation Order.
For more information on the survey, call (202) 418-0940 or send an email to UrbanRateSurvey@fcc.gov.
Orders and Public Notices
Wireline Competition Bureau Seeks Comment on Proposed Urban Rate Survey and Issues Relating to Reasonable Comparability Benchmarks and the Local Rate Floor
Public Notice (DA 12-1199): Word | PDF | Text
Archived Data from Previous Urban Rate Surveys
Contains residential and business rates for local voice service in 95 cities. Data are in delimited ASCII format.Updated: April 18, 2014