Internet Providers in Athens, AL

Top Internet Providers in Athens, Alabama:

Showing 1 to 11 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    93.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    93.5% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    46% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    46% Available
  • 3. AT&T Internet
    79.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    79.2% Available
  • 4. WOW!
    42.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    42.8% Available
  • 5. 5. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. EarthLink
    70.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    70.1% Available
  • 8. 8. Advanced Broadband
    44.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    44.5% Available
  • 9. 9. Ultra Home Internet
    41% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *115 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    41% Available
  • 10. 10. Mediacom
    7.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    7.7% Available
  • 11. 11. Ardmore Telephone Company
    2.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    2.1% Available

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Internet Provider Store Locations in Athens

Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Athens, Alabama

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps Fiber 1s 79.2%
EarthLink 5,000 Mbps Fiber 1s 70.1%
WOW! 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 42.8%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 93.5%
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 7.7%
Ardmore Telephone Company 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 2.1%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 46.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
8,000 People

Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

Reference

This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

130th

most connected city in Alabama behind Madison, Harvest, Decatur, Tanner, and Elkmont.

Reference

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

3,000

people in Limestone County don't have access to any wired internet.

Reference

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

15%

of people living in Athens have residential fiber service available to them.

Reference

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

83%

of Athens residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

Reference

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

6,000

people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

Reference

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Cheapest Internet Providers in Athens, Alabama

Provider Plan Starting From Connection Contract Length Data Caps
WOW! $9.99 Cable None No Caps
EarthLink $49.95 DSL 1 Year No Caps
Spectrum $49.99 Cable None No Caps
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet $50 5G Internet None No Caps
AT&T Internet $55 Fiber None No Caps

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