I like Cell Map for just that reason – it’s simple and super easy to use.
This is a free download and as far as I can find out is available for Android only.
Normally that will be your carrier’s tower closest to your location. Fortunately there are some very good – and free – resources to help with that.
The selection of tools below can help you find all major carrier cell towers including Verizon, T-Mobile, Sprint, AT&T, and many more. You can enter your location by street address and the search engine will return a list of all towers within a 3 mile radius. For those towers that were registered with a street address, it will display the address.
It’s easy to find nearby cell towers plotted on a Google Maps display.
If you want, you can toggle between the map and a satellite photo of the area showing the tower locations.The only drawback is that this is a comprehensive database.It includes all towers in your area – TV & radio stations and even private comms towers, in addition to cell towers.Thinking of changing cell carriers due to poor reception?Your cell service provider may not be the cause of your reception troubles.This filter feature is particularly useful because, again, all towers, not just cell towers, are included in the unfiltered results.Cell Map If you’re looking for a simple phone app for Android, there’s Cell Map.If you’re wondering about other tower locator apps for your phone, there are a bunch.I’m going to do some research and find the one or two I really like. If you’re trying to find the nearest cell tower in order to install a cell signal booster, watch the Cell Phone Signal Booster Home Install Series.What if switching carriers, which can cost you hundreds of dollars, doesn’t solve your problem?A Wilson cell phone signal booster may significantly improve cell phone reception for far less than the cost of switching service providers.