Internet Providers in Centre, Alabama

Residential Internet Statistics for Centre, AL
Internet Service Providers: 5
Plans Start From: $29.95
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Centre, Alabama:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    49.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    49.6% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    51.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    51.8% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. TDS
    99.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    99.5% Available
  • 6. 6. Weiss Internet
    99.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    99.3% Available
  • 7. 7. KilliansNet
    48.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    48.1% Available
  • 1. Weiss Internet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 2. KilliansNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 3. Spectrum Business
    77.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    77.4% Available

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Internet Access in Centre, Alabama

The average Centre census block has access to 2.96 telecom providers. Consequently, a majority of addresses in the city will have at least 2 options so far as Internet.

The data listed here comes via FCC coverage reports. Then, it's validated through private databases and direct provider reporting to output more useful results than is available from government websites. Data about pricing and speeds of current Internet plans is generated by our research and analysis team, who collect thousands of plans every year. We've analyzed 196 Centre Internet plans from 2014–present. There are 33 Internet deals currently on the market.

Taking a look now at network technologies offered within the Centre area, we see that the most frequently available physical wire broadband Internet technology infrastructures are Cable and 5G Internet, with 49.58% and 51.78% respectively. Regular cable TV corporations are where customers look for cable Internet and Wifi service, seeing as they can utilize their pre-existing TV wires — which already connect to most homes — to connect subscribers to the Internet. Local subscribers to cable providers such as Spectrum usually select it thanks to the combination of low prices for workable speeds. (Compared to the alternatives, anyway.)

TDS Telecom is a common second choice, serving Centre with a maximum speed of 100 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only way to get Internet service for residents of Centre. fixed wireless outfits such as Weiss Internet can reach 50 Mbps via wireless hardware.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Centre in terms of coverage. As the map below shows, these providers frequently cover the same addresses around Centre.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Centre, Alabama

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 49.6%
TDS Telecom 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 99.5%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 51.8%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
5,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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

Centre is the 146th most connected city in Alabama ahead of Piedmont, Cedar Bluff, Leesburg, and Gaylesville, but behind Collinsville.

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

Approximately 1,000 people in Cherokee County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Approximately 49% of Centre residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Cherokee County, approximately 6,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

Map of ISPs in Centre

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Compare Centre to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Centre 24.7 Mbps 8 $1.12 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +557 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +148.1 Mbps ) 18 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +175 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +177.5 Mbps ) 24 ( +16 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +171.8 Mbps ) 10 ( +2 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )