Internet Providers in Gardendale, AL

Residential Internet Statistics for Gardendale, AL
Internet Service Providers: 5
Plans Start From: $49.99
Top Download Speed: 5 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Gardendale, Alabama:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    97.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    97.8% Available
  • 2. Spectrum
    93.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    93.4% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    68.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    68.2% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. EarthLink 5G Home Internet
    68.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    68.2% Available
  • 7. 7. Advanced Broadband
    12.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    12.7% Available
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Internet Access in Gardendale, Alabama

Viasat Internet has the most coverage in Gardendale. HughesNet is also widely available.

The average Gardendale home has 2-3 providers to choose from. Competition is good for consumers. It means most customers have at least two ISPs competing so far as pricing. This high level of Internet access isn't universal, though. A surprising 8.4 of the local population still has only one or zero options for broadband services.

AT&T Internet is another commonly available broadband option for Gardendale. They offer IPBB and Fiber service with coverage in 97 percent of Gardendale.

Cable TV and Internet and DSL providers like AT&T Internet are the main Internet service systems available in Gardendale.

Broadband coverage stats here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are calculated from a mix of government data from the FCC and private data we source directly from providers. Statistics regarding speed data comes primarily via M-Labs, which is the speed test utility integrated into BroadbandNow as well as Google search results. Our research team has hand-validated package pricing on 256 broadband offerings in Gardendale as of 2022.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Gardendale, Alabama

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 1s 97.8%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 93.4%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 68.2%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
EarthLink 5G Home Internet 100 Mbps 5G Internet 1m 21s 68.2%
1,000 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.

Gardendale is the 209th most connected city in Alabama ahead of Fultondale, Pinson, and Morris, but behind Mount Olive and Kimberly.

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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 Jefferson 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.

Fiber Availability: 24% of people living in Gardendale have residential fiber service available to them.

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Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 92% of Gardendale residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Jefferson County, approximately 4,000 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 Gardendale to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Gardendale 176.5 Mbps 9 $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +405.2 Mbps ) 22 ( +13 ) $0.34 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -3.7 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +23.2 Mbps ) 20 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +25.7 Mbps ) 27 ( +18 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +20 Mbps ) 11 ( +2 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )