Internet Providers in Gainesville, AL

Residential Internet Statistics for Gainesville, AL
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $50
Top Download Speed: 182 Mbps
Fastest Connection Type: 5G Home Internet

Top Internet Providers in Gainesville, Alabama:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    98.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    98.6% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    55.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    55.2% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. CnG Wireless
    39.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *3
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    39.5% Available

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Internet Access in Gainesville, Alabama

There are 11 Internet service providers (ISPs) in Gainesville. There are 3 LTE providers and 5 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.

Viasat Internet or HughesNet are the main Internet choices in Gainesville.

Since FCC coverage data is tallied up twice annually and only published six months after that, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies. We aggregate coverage and plan data directly from some ISPs to help fix this issue.

100 percent of Gainesville residents are currently cut off from choice so far as true broadband Internet service. This is not a shock seeing as market competition between providers is poor. Residences in the city have an average 1-2 choices for service, when averaged across the entire local population.

To summarize, IPBB and Fixed Wireless and 5G Internet are the most commonly available Internet service options in Gainesville. The coverage maps and user speed test data seen below illustrate where the actual speed results vary between neighborhoods and ISPs in Gainesville.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Gainesville, Alabama

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 55.2%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB and Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 98.6%
600 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.

Gainesville is the 433rd most connected city in Alabama behind Livingston, Aliceville, Scooba, Eutaw, and Boligee.

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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 5,000 people in Sumter 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 Sumter County, approximately 6,000 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.

Map of ISPs in Gainesville

Gainesville Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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