Internet Providers in Fruitdale, Alabama

Residential Internet Statistics for Fruitdale, AL
Internet Service Providers: 1
Plans Start From: $37.95
Top Download Speed: 25 Mbps
Fastest Connection Type: DSL

Top Internet Providers in Fruitdale, Alabama:

Showing 1 to 3 Providers

  • 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. Millry
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    100% Available
  • 1. Millry
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    100% Available

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Internet Access in Fruitdale, Alabama

Fruitdale features a total of 3 Internet service providers (ISPs) marketing home connections, and a total of 5 including specialized business and mobile providers.

According to the latest government reporting, 100 percent of residents have a single choice for wired Internet.

The data listed here is sourced via FCC filings, and is using privatized data sources and direct provider reporting to provide more detailed resources than is available from the FCC directly. Address-level information isn't always available. Data about pricing and speed of individual broadband plans is generated by manually collecting thousands of plans each year. We've analyzed 68 Fruitdale Internet plans since 2014, with 18 Internet packages currently active in the area.

Taking a look at network technology installed within the Fruitdale area, the most common physical wire Internet technology options are Satellite and DSL, with virtually one hundred percent and near one hundred percent respectively. DSL Internet service is delivered by telephone wires, and comes from providers such as Millry Communications that historically provided phone service. Compared to other copper-based networks, the twisted copper bundle construction of telephone wires has a lower bandwidth ceiling than newer wire types such as cable and fiber.

Viasat Internet is the most common overall. They have Internet coverage reaching close to one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet has registered availability to close to one hundred percent of residents. The top speed recorded for Viasat reaches 100 Mbps, while HughesNet advertised packages as high as 25 Mbps. Any speed over 10 Mbps will be sufficient to view lower-quality video to devices on WiFi, but becomes challenging for multiple users or high-bandwidth applications such as Skype, cloud apps, and multiplayer gaming. Refer to the coverage map on this page to see how Internet options compare on a granular level.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Fruitdale, Alabama

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Millry Communications 25 Mbps DSL 5m 27s 100.0%
800 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Fruitdale is the 502nd most connected city in Alabama behind Citronelle, State Line, Buckatunna, Leakesville, and Chatom.

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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 Washington County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

In Washington County, approximately 11,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

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Compare Fruitdale to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Fruitdale 18.2 Mbps 3 $3.75 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +563.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +18 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +154.6 Mbps ) 18 ( +15 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +181.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +14 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +184 Mbps ) 24 ( +21 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +178.3 Mbps ) 10 ( +7 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )