Internet Providers in Fort Deposit, Alabama
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Residential Internet Statistics for Fort Deposit, AL
|Wired Internet Providers:||4|
|Average Speed Test Result:||6.56 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||940 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||28.9%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Fort Deposit, Alabama
Internet Access in Fort Deposit, Alabama
The average census block area in Fort Deposit has coverage byan average of 2.86 Internet providers. Consequently, most houses in the area have a minimum of 2 options for Internet service.
Keep in mind, since FCC availability data is only collected biannually and only released 6+ months later, availability shown in the results below may not reflect the latest expansions or regional changes.
AT&T Internet is also a common Internet option in Fort Deposit, offering IPBB service in 68 percent of Fort Deposit.
So far as the broadband network technologies in Fort Deposit, there are basically two options: cable (providers like Spectrum) and DSL (providers like AT&T Internet).
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the largest Internet providers in Fort Deposit in terms of coverage area. As the interactive map below shows, these ISPs frequently overlap in different blocks around Fort Deposit.
Internet Statistics 2021
24.3% of consumers in Fort Deposit500 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 Fort Deposit, Alabama
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Camellia Communications||500 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||16s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||DSL and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Fort Deposit, Alabama
- AT&T Internet - 68.5% Availability in Fort Deposit - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Spectrum - 63.5% Availability in Fort Deposit - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
- Camellia - 16.0% Availability in Fort Deposit - Speeds up to 500 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Fort Deposit - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Fort Deposit - 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.
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.
Data Caps and Video Streaming Around Fort Deposit
Data collected by our market researchers shows that some of the common providers in Fort Deposit currently place some sort of limit on data use on home broadband packages. Data caps are controversial because consumers view them as a strategy to stop streaming, while providers maintain that caps are a necessary strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the issue is the same: streaming video, which can consume anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hour.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Fort Deposit
|AT&T Internet||DSL and Fixed Wireless||68.5%+||100 Mbps|
|Camellia Communications||DSL and Fiber||16.0%+||500 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|AT&T||Fixed Wireless||100%||25 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Cable||97.9%+||940 Mbps|
|Camellia Communications||DSL and Fiber||56.5%+||100 Mbps|
|Verizon Business||Copper||1.2%+||1.5 Mbps|
Compare Fort Deposit to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Fort Deposit||6.6 Mbps||8||$0.72 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +342.5 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.46 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +100.5 Mbps )||18 ( +10 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +93.1 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.29 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +105.1 Mbps )||21 ( +13 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +108.7 Mbps )||9 ( +1 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|