Internet Providers in Lincoln, Alabama

Most Popular Internet Providers in Lincoln, Alabama:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    89% Available
    89%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $65

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-940mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Installation: Tech installation fee of up to $125 may apply. Self-installation, if available at your location, may also be selected.
    • Price Range: $50 - $65
    • Contracts: None required
  • 2. T-Mobile Home Internet
    63.5% Available
    63.5%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $55

    Speeds up to:
    115 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 115-115mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $50 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $49.99 - $199.99

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
  • 4. 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $39.99 - $149.99

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. Ultra Home Internet
    63.5% Available
    63.5%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $59.99 - $289.99

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    Set up new service: Order Online
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $289.99
    • Contracts: None required
    Set up new service: Order Online
  • 6. 6. USA
    95.2% Available
    95.2%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $42.95 - $129.95

    Speeds up to:
    500 Mbps
    Download
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    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 30-500mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Includes installation.
    • Price Range: $42.95 - $129.95
    • Contracts: None required
  • 7. 7. Hargray
    61.6% Available
    61.6%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $45 - $65

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
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    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Includes installation.
    • Price Range: $45 - $65
    • Contracts: None required
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $75

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $55 - $65

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. T-Mobile
    99.4% Available
    99.4%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $60 - $85

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Lincoln, Alabama

The average customer within Lincoln has 2.65 providers available to them. This is normal for the US, seeing as most companies that sell Internet plans have their roots as cable television and telephone providers. Most addresses are equipped for one of each.

USA Communications and CenturyLink also have coverage in Lincoln, often competing for the same customers.

Coverage from the two most common providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As you might expect, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one in Lincoln.

Cable and DSL are the two dominant network options in Lincoln. They are frequently overlapping and competing with each other. Cable performance is usually better, but overall performance we've recorded with either Internet technology type are similar and which is "best" frequently varies from block to block depending on the network infrastructure in a given area.

Coverage stats on BroadbandNow comes from FCC and governmental reported data. Internet providers in Lincoln must agree to report there coverage area data biannually. By using direct agreements with telecom companies, BroadbandNow is able to analyze and improve this data in comparison to private data including lit addresses reported by telecoms directly. Our speed averages are calculated from browser-based speed tests from Lincoln households. Some of the other data and statistics displayed below originate from NTIA and Census archives.

Internet Statistics 2022

700 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 Lincoln, Alabama

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Hargray Communications 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 61.6%
CenturyLink 940 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 89.0%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile Home Internet 115 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 11s 63.5%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Ultra Home Internet 100 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 63.5%
USA Communications 500 Mbps Cable 16s 95.2%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Lincoln

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Lincoln is the 167th most connected city in Alabama ahead of Eastaboga and Ragland, but behind Pell City, Talladega, and Riverside.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 6,000 people in Talladega County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 19% of people living in Lincoln have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 90% of Lincoln residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Talladega County, approximately 14,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

Compare Lincoln to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Lincoln 45.3 Mbps 8 $0.44 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +500.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +116 Mbps ) 20 ( +12 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +135.6 Mbps ) 19 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +141.3 Mbps ) 26 ( +18 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +133.8 Mbps ) 10 ( +2 ) $0.36 ( $0.00 )