About Cox Communications
Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through technology. The largest private broadband company in America, we proudly serve six and a half million homes and businesses across 18 states. We're dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that make each one unique. Cox Communications is the largest division of Cox Enterprises, a family-owned business founded in 1898 by Governor James M. Cox.
- Cox has approximately 6.5 million total residential and commercial customers
- Total revenues of $12.6 billion in 2020
- Cox operates 6 cable systems in 18 states: Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Nebraska, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, Virginia
- Cox has approximately 18,000 employees nationwide
- 355,000 commercial customers
- In the last 10 years, Cox has invested more than $15 billion in its communities through infrastructure upgrades to deliver video, phone and high-speed internet service to homes and businesses in the company’s service area. Cox plans to invest $10 billion in the next five years.
- Cox’s in-kind and direct cash contributions totaled $60 million dollars in 2016, with a community outreach focus on youth and education initiatives.
- Cox is a leader in customer satisfaction, earning a total of 34 awards from J.D. Power and Associates, including 10 consecutive wins for residential phone and 9 awards for business services.
- Cox Communications is nearly 60 years old, and remains a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, a privately-held, family-owned corporation with nearly $20 billion in annual revenues (2020)
- Since 2012, Cox has connected more than 840,000 people to the internet through the Connect2Compete program, most for the first time.