Internet Providers in Centre, Alabama

Most Popular Internet Providers in Centre, Alabama:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. 1. Spectrum
    49.6% Available
    49.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 6
    • Speed Range: 200-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $152.97
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 6 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 3. 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View HughesNet Details
    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. TDS
    99.4% Available
    99.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    15 Mbps
    Upload
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-100mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Includes equipment one-time handling fee and free professional installation.
    • Price Range: $29.95 - $67.95
  • 5. 5. Weiss Internet
    99.3% Available
    99.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    25 Mbps
    Upload
    View Weiss Internet Details
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 3-50mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes installation.
    • Price Range: $55 - $125
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 6. 6. KilliansNet
    48.1% Available
    48.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    25 Mbps
    Upload
    View KilliansNet Details
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 5-25mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes base installation fee of outdoor antenna.
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $69.99
  • 1. 1. Weiss Internet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    25 Mbps
    Upload
    View Weiss Internet Details
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 3-50mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes installation.
    • Price Range: $55 - $125
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 2. 2. KilliansNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    25 Mbps
    Upload
    View KilliansNet Details
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 5-25mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes base installation fee of outdoor antenna.
    • Price Range: $99.99 - $99.99
  • 3. 3. Spectrum Business
    76.8% Available
    76.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    View Spectrum Business Details
    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 200-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $64.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View AT&T Wireless Details
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View Verizon Details
    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. T-Mobile
    99.7% Available
    99.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    6 Mbps
    Upload
    View T-Mobile Details
    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Centre, Alabama

The average Centre census block has access to 2.99 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 190 Centre Internet plans from 2014–present. There are 34 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 (49.58 percent coverage) and Satellite (virtually one hundred percent coverage). Cable is sold by traditional cable television corporations, who use their already-built coaxial cable TV networks. Cable can often make sense for local residents because of the strong speeds in an attainable price range.

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.

  • There are 9 internet providers in Centre with 6 of those offering residential service
  • Centre is the 146th most connected city in Alabama ahead of Piedmont, Leesburg, Cedar Bluff, and Gaylesville, but behind Collinsville.
  • The fastest zip code in Centre for July 2021 is 35960. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

5,000 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 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 99.4%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Centre

Centre Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Centre is the 146th most connected city in Alabama ahead of Piedmont, Leesburg, Cedar Bluff, and Gaylesville, but behind Collinsville.

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.

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.

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

As of this month, 35960 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Centre.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Cherokee County, approximately 7,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

Data Caps Around Centre

Data from our research team suggests that common ISPs place some sort of limit on data use on home broadband plans. Data caps are controversial because subscribers view caps as a tactic for limiting streaming services, while providers maintain caps are a necessary strategy for managing network traffic. Either way, the culprit is over-the-top streaming services, which can use anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Compare Centre to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Centre 38.9 Mbps 6 $0.91 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +495.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.48 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +109.9 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.28 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +121.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.32 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +130.6 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +123.2 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.66 ( $0.00 )