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Internet Providers in Graysville, Alabama
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Internet Access in Graysville, Alabama
Graysville residences have, on average, 2.6 Internet providers available. This is a pretty normal amount of choice, since most Internet providers used to be cable TV and phone providers. Most houses have long been wired for one of each.
The data on this page comes via FCC coverage reports, and is confirmed using privatized data sources and direct provider reporting to output more granular results than is available from the FCC directly. Speed and pricing data is generated by manually collecting thousands of plans every year. We've catalogued 150 Graysville Internet plans since 2014. There are 26 Internet deals currently active in the area.
Taking a look at network technologies available across the area, the most widespread hardwired broadband Internet technology options are Cable (91.52 percent coverage) and DSL (85.77 percent coverage). Regular cable TV corporations are the main source for cable Internet, thanks to the fact that they can utilize existing coaxial TV wires — which already connect to most homes — to connect subscribers to the Internet. Graysville customers of cable Internet service providers like Spectrum often pick cable thanks to the combination of low prices for decent speeds. (Compared to DSL at any rate.) DSL Internet service is delivered over twisted copper telephone wires on utility poles by providers such as EarthLink that historically provided phone service. Compared to other copper cables, the twisted copper bundle construction of telephone wires provides lower performance than cable and fiber.
Viasat Internet has the largest coverage area in Graysville. The company is accessible for near one hundred percent of Graysville. HughesNet is the most common second choice, providing close to one hundred percent of Graysville with Satellite Internet service. HughesNet's fastest plan for Graysville is 25 Mbps.
While the main providers are HughesNet and Viasat, Spectrum also serves Graysville with a top speed of 940 Mbps. Explore the interactive map on this page to compare how many options are available on the census block level.
Internet Statistics 2021
14.2% of consumers in Graysville300 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Graysville, Alabama
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB||1m 21s||82.5%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|EarthLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||85.8%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
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.
Compare Graysville to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Graysville||70.3 Mbps||5||$0.36 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +464.1 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +78.5 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.16 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +90.3 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +99.2 Mbps )||23 ( +18 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +91.8 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.19 ( $0.00 )|