Internet Providers in Fairfield, Alabama

Most Popular Internet Providers in Fairfield, Alabama:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    94.6% Available
    94.6%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $35 - $129.99

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas. *See offer details.
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    • Deal
    • Fiber
    • IPBB
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 4
    • Speed Range: 75-1000mbps
    • Connection: IPBB and Fiber
    • Installation: Up to $99 installation cost.
    • Price Range: $35 - $129.99
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. Spectrum
    99.9% Available
    99.9%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $49.99 - $152.97

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    Wireless speeds may vary
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 6
    • Speed Range: 200-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Includes self-installation activation.
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $152.97
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. T-Mobile Home Internet
    65.3% Available
    65.3%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $55

    Speeds up to:
    115 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 115-115mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $50 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $49.99 - $199.99

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

    Available

    Price Range:

    $39.99 - $149.99

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
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    • 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 required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 6. 6. Ultra Home Internet
    65.3% Available
    65.3%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $59.99 - $289.99

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    Set up new service: Order Online
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $289.99
    • Contracts: None required
    Set up new service: Order Online
  • 7. 7. EarthLink
    97% Available
    97%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $49.95 - $99.95

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-1000mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Installation: Includes professional installation.
    • Price Range: $49.95 - $99.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year required
2 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Fairfield. See All
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $75

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    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. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $60 - $85

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $55 - $65

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    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

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Internet Access in Fairfield, Alabama

The most commonly available wired broadband technologies in Fairfield are DSL and Fiber alongside Cable lines. DSL and Fiber reaches a 97.02 percent footprint in Fairfield, compared to Cable's near one hundred percent penetration.

Coverage from the two biggest providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Fairfield.

The packages displayed here are collected individually through our data analysis team. The 42 packages shown above are the most current out of 267 broadband plans we've collected in Fairfield to date.

Most people in Fairfield have two or more ISPs at their building. The mapping tool provided below illustrates competition shifts in different parts of the city.

While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, Spectrum also serves Fairfield with availability in practically one hundred percent of residents and a maximum speed of 940 Mbps. There are also 4 providers in Fairfield with enterprise connections like MPLS. See the interactive map below to see broadband coverage at a granular level.

Internet Statistics 2022

100 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 Fairfield, Alabama

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 1,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 8s 94.6%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 99.9%
EarthLink 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 97.0%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile Home Internet 115 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 11s 65.3%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Ultra Home Internet 100 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 65.3%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Fairfield

Fairfield Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Fairfield is the 144th most connected city in Alabama ahead of Mulga and Adamsville, but behind Birmingham, Pleasant Grove, and Bessemer.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Jefferson 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.

Fiber Availability: 44% of people living in Fairfield have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 99% of Fairfield 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.

In Jefferson County, approximately 4,000 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.

Internet Coverage Surrounding Miles College

Students residing within 2 miles of Miles College can expect to have a choice between 1 ISPs providers. As elsewhere in Fairfield, Viasat and HughesNet are the most common options. Speed test data suggests that internet connectivity in the Miles College area exceeds 25 Mbps, with averages in the zip around (74.9 Mbps as of our latest data.) This speed should be sufficient for students in Fairfield who need to watch high-definition video, split the cost of a router with housemates, and etc. Since these averages are based on openly available speed test data, they often trend lower than actual top speeds accessible in an area. Use the zip search box above to see the latest information on broadband internet options at a specific address.

Compare Fairfield to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Fairfield 74.9 Mbps 9 $0.55 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +470.7 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +86.4 Mbps ) 20 ( +11 ) $0.32 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +106 Mbps ) 19 ( +10 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +111.7 Mbps ) 26 ( +17 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +104.2 Mbps ) 10 ( +1 ) $0.36 ( $0.00 )