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Internet Providers in Falkville, Alabama
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Internet Access in Falkville, Alabama
Falkville currently features two widespread Internet service providers (ISPs): Viasat Internet 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 Spectrum 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. (32.74 Mbps, as opposed to Alabama's 128.89 Mbps average over the past twelve months.)
Zooming in on less fortunate communities within Falkville, data shows that as many as 3,000 people have only one or fewer choices for wired Internet service.
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
49.9% of consumers in Falkville3,000 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 Falkville, Alabama
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||47.9%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||68.0%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
Compare Falkville to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Falkville||32.7 Mbps||6||$0.36 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +501.7 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +116.1 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.16 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +127.9 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +136.8 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +129.4 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.19 ( $0.00 )|