Internet Providers in Dawson, AL
Residential Internet Statistics for Dawson, AL
|Internet Service Providers:||4|
|Plans Start From:||$29.99|
|Top Download Speed:||1 Gbps|
|Fastest Connection Type:||Fiber|
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Internet Access in Dawson, Alabama
Dawson offers 6 residential Internet providers, or 10 when including business and mobile. There are 4 choices for wired broadband (Technologies like cable, DSL, and fiber).
The plans shown here are collected by hand by our data staff. We've collected 149 plans in Dawson, in total.
Fixed wireless Internet service is the top network choice in much of Dawson, and the only alternative to Internet services like satellite or LTE broadband. Current coverage data shows that 44.84 percent of of the population have coverage for fixed wireless.
30.34 percent of Dawson is still left with one or fewer choices for Internet service. Accounting for all census blocks within city limits, the average Internet user has 2 Internet providers available. Addresses with better choices usually see reduced prices, since providers are incentivized to improve service to earn subscribers.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the largest telecoms in Dawson in terms of coverage area. The more common ISPs often compete at addresses in most blocks around Dawson.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Dawson, Alabama
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Farmers Telecommunications Cooperative||1,000 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||8s||84.0%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
30.3% of consumers in Dawson500 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.
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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.
Map of ISPs in Dawson
Compare Dawson to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Dawson||98.2 Mbps||7||$0.78 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||581.7 Mbps ( +483.5 Mbps )||22 ( +15 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||172.8 Mbps ( +74.6 Mbps )||21 ( +14 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||199.7 Mbps ( +101.5 Mbps )||20 ( +13 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||202.2 Mbps ( +104 Mbps )||27 ( +20 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||196.5 Mbps ( +98.3 Mbps )||11 ( +4 )||$0.39 ( $0.00 )|