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Internet Providers in Buhl, Alabama
Residential Internet Statistics for Buhl, AL
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,200 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$61.1|
Most Popular Internet Providers in Buhl, Alabama:
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Internet Access in Buhl, Alabama
Government-sourced data is the primary source for the Buhl broadband coverage information described below. Since launching in 2014, we've analyzed 789 rows of governmental and private data about broadband availability within Buhl. We currently have limited speed test recordings on the Buhl area — only 30 IP-verifiable records in the past year. Locals should compare the advertised download speeds in the listings above for local ISPs like Viasat Internet.
44.32 percent of residents are limited to only one choice for home Internet, or none.
Looking at network tech available across Buhl, the most common hardwired broadband Internet tech infrastructures are Cable (90.78 percent coverage) and IPBB (49.87 percent coverage). Traditional cable TV providers are usually the source for cable home Internet service, since they can utilize their pre-existing TV wires — which already connect to most homes — to connect customers to the Internet. Local subscribers to cable service providers such as Spectrum overwhelmingly pick cable because of the combination of low pricing for decent speeds. (Compared to DSL, anyway.)
Spectrum provides an alternative to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet). They offer a top speed of 940 Mbps.
Viasat Internet is the most widespread broadband option overall. They have Internet coverage reaching virtually one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet, in contrast, is available to close to one hundred percent of residents. The fastest download speed advertised for Viasat is 35 Mbps, while HughesNet offers up to 25 Mbps. Any speed over 10 Mbps is enough to view standard definition videos over WiFi, but becomes challenging for multiple users or high-bandwidth applications like Skype, cloud apps, and etc. Refer to the coverage maps on this page to see how Internet options compare down to the census block level.
Internet Statistics 2021
44.3% of consumers in Buhl900 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Buhl, Alabama
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||9.7%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB||1m 21s||49.9%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Compare Buhl to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Buhl||25.1 Mbps||5||$0.36 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +509.3 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.89 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +123.7 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +135.5 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +144.4 Mbps )||23 ( +18 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +137 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.38 ( + $0.00 )|