Internet Providers in Falkville, AL
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Residential Internet Statistics for Falkville, AL
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$64.79|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Falkville, Alabama
Internet Access in Falkville, Alabama
Falkville currently features two widespread Internet service providers (ISPs): Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider, with speeds up to 35 Mbps and availability for practically one hundred percent of the population. As for HughesNet, they sell Satellite, with availability for practically one hundred percent of Falkville.
CenturyLink and AT&T can also provide Internet service in Falkville, although speed test results indicates that real-world performance from CenturyLink might be faster.
As you might expect with cities with Falkville's density of broadband service competitiveness, the weighted average download speeds in Falkville fall below the state average. (28.32 Mbps, as opposed to Alabama's 97.1 Mbps average over the past twelve months.)
47.58 percent of the Falkville area is still left with one or fewer choices for Internet service. Accounting for all census blocks in city limits, the average resident will have 2 providers available. Areas that have better choices usually will find lower prices and stronger performance, since providers are incentivized to improve their services to earn subscribers.
Coverage statistics on this page comes from FCC reporting, requiring companies in Falkville to report coverage data biannually. Using our relationships with ISPs, we are able to analyze and improve public datasets with private data submitted by telecoms. Our speed averages are calculated based on real-world speed tests originating from Falkville from M-Labs, which is built into Google search as well as BroadbandNow.
Internet Statistics 2021
47.6% of consumers in Falkville3,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Falkville, Alabama
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB||1m 21s|
|CenturyLink||60 Mbps||DSL||2m 16s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|AT&T||25 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Falkville, Alabama
- AT&T Internet - IPBB - 17.7% Availability in Falkville - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- CenturyLink - DSL - 68.0% Availability in Falkville - Speeds up to 60 Mbps
- AT&T - Fixed Wireless - 55.0% Availability in Falkville - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
- Spectrum - Cable - 54.7% Availability in Falkville - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Falkville - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Falkville - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
Data Caps in Falkville
Many ISPs have added data limits for home WiFi and broadband packages. Some Internet service providers in the area, including CenturyLink, have plans with data caps. Data caps as a trend vary widely. They typically run from 250 Gigabytes up to a Terabyte or more. The majority of residential broadband data caps are quite high, meaning they won't pose a problem for most customers. CenturyLink users in Falkville should verify data caps when signing up, and not presume them based on statements online.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Falkville
|AT&T Internet||IPBB||17.7%+||100 Mbps|
|AT&T||Fixed Wireless||55.0%+||25 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||DSL||100%||60 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Cable||50.4%+||940 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||Fiber||4.2%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Fiber||2.9%+||940 Mbps|
Compare Falkville to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Falkville||28.3 Mbps||6||$0.97 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||415.4 Mbps ( +387.1 Mbps )||14 ( +8 )||$0.54 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||118.9 Mbps ( +90.6 Mbps )||18 ( +12 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||116.2 Mbps ( +87.9 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.38 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||127.4 Mbps ( +99.1 Mbps )||21 ( +15 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||127.6 Mbps ( +99.3 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.33 ( $0.00 )|