How much internet speed do you need? That depends on how you plan on using your internet connection.
< 25 Mbps basic internet for checking e-mail, google searches 25-99 Mbps will handle streaming Netflix, FaceTime, Zoom calls 100-499 Mbps fast downloads, gaming online, streaming UHD on multiple screens 500-1,000 Mbps blazing fast for just about anything
Internet Providers in Mulga, Alabama
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Internet Access in Mulga, Alabama
Information on this page is drawn from the FCC's bi-annual broadband coverage reporting. We leverage direct provider reports and other private datasets to further validate and enhance the data down to the census block level. Plan and pricing data shown here is gathered by our data team. Locally, we've collected and verified 173 broadband plans for Mulga since founding in 2014. FCC broadband coverage data is updated twice a year. However, it frequently gets posted here up to six months ahead of FCC releases for most providers.
So far as the Internet technologies in Mulga, there are currently two primary systems: cable (Spectrum, for example) and DSL (think EarthLink).
broadband competition is decent in Mulga. The average census block has 3-4 providers to choose from. (3.59 per census block.)
EarthLink is also a common Internet option in Mulga, offering primarily DSL and Fiber connections available to practically one hundred percent of Mulga.
According to the latest FCC data, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Mulga as measured by coverage area. As the interactive maps below show, the more common providers frequently compete at addresses around Mulga.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Mulga, Alabama
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|AT&T Internet||940 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||8s||99.0%|
|EarthLink||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||99.8%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For Mulga
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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.
Data Caps and Video Streaming Around Mulga
Data collected by our researchers suggests that top providers in Mulga place a limit on streaming for their residential Internet packages. Data caps are controversial since subscribers view them as a strategy for limiting video streaming. Providers explain they are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the culprit is streaming video, which easily eats up 1–7GB per hour.