Internet Providers in Foley, Alabama

Most Popular Internet Providers in Foley, Alabama:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. 1. CenturyLink
    98.7% Available
    98.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    940 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-940mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Installation: Tech installation fee of up to $125 may apply. Self-installation, if available at your location, may also be selected.
    • Price Range: $50 - $65
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 2. 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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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
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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 - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. C Spire Fiber
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    20 Mbps
    Download
  • 5. 5. Mediacom
    33.5% Available
    33.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    50 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 10
    • Speed Range: 60-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $19.99 - $199.99
    Deal
    There are 10 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
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    6 Mbps
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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 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • 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 Foley, Alabama

DSL is the only wired broadband network option with meaningful coverage for residents of Foley proper. According to the most current data, it's available to around 98.69 percent of Foley. DSL Internet service is delivered via landline phone wires on utility poles, which is why DSL almost always is provided by traditional phone companies like CenturyLink.

C Spire Fiber as well as CenturyLink also have coverage in Foley, often competing for the same customers.

Looking at the less well-developed neighborhoods around Foley, as many as 15,000 people have only one or fewer choices for wired Internet service.

The plans displayed here are manually collected by our data analysis team.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Foley in terms of coverage. As the map below shows, the more common providers frequently overlap in most neighborhoods around Foley.

  • There are 9 internet providers in Foley with 5 of those offering residential service
  • Foley is the 24th most connected city in Alabama ahead of Summerdale and Elberta, but behind Orange Beach, Silverhill, and Gulf Shores.
  • The fastest zip code in Foley for July 2021 is 36535. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

15,000 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 Foley, Alabama

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 33.5%
CenturyLink 940 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 98.7%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
C Spire Fiber 20 Mbps Fiber 6m 49s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Foley

Foley Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Foley is the 24th most connected city in Alabama ahead of Summerdale and Elberta, but behind Orange Beach, Silverhill, and Gulf Shores.

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

Approximately 5,000 people in Baldwin 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: 25% of people living in Foley 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 42% of Foley 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, 36535 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Foley.

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

In Baldwin County, approximately 23,000 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 and Video Streaming Around Foley

Data collected by our research team suggests that common ISPs currently place some sort of limit on data use for their residential Internet plans. Data caps are disliked since users see them as a strategy for limiting "cord cutting". Providers maintain that they are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. Either way, the culprit is the same: over-the-top streaming services, which can eat up 1–7GB per hour.

Compare Foley to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Foley 12 Mbps 6 $0.43 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +522.4 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.48 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +136.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +148.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +157.5 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +150.1 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )