Internet Providers in Mulga, AL

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Residential Internet Statistics for Mulga, AL
Internet Providers: 7
Internet Plans: 12
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $68.31

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 171 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 AT&T Internet).

broadband competition is decent in Mulga. The average census block has 3-4 providers to choose from. (3.32 per census block.)

AT&T Internet is also a common Internet option in Mulga, offering primarily IPBB 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
EarthLink Fiber 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
AT&T Fiber 940 Mbps Fiber 8s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s
EarthLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Mulga, Alabama

  • AT&T Internet - IPBB - 99.8% Availability in Mulga - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • EarthLink - DSL - 99.8% Availability in Mulga - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Spectrum - Cable - 98.9% Availability in Mulga - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • AT&T Fiber - Fiber - 16.9% Availability in Mulga - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • EarthLink - Fiber - 16.6% Availability in Mulga - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Mulga - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Mulga - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Mulga

Mulga Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Mulga is the 231st most connected city in Alabama ahead of Adamsville and Graysville, but behind Mount Olive, Pleasant Grove, and Fairfield.

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.

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

Fiber Availability: 17% of people living in Mulga 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 100% of Mulga 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 Jefferson County, approximately 4,000 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.

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.

Internet access in Mulga neighborhoods

Mulga coverage info is available for these specific communities: Sylvan Springs.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Mulga

Provider Type Coverage Speed
AT&T Internet IPBB 99.8%+ 100 Mbps
EarthLink DSL 99.8%+ 100 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 98.9%+ 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Fiber Fiber 16.9%+ 940 Mbps
EarthLink Fiber Fiber 16.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 95.9%+ 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Fiber 17.5%+ 940 Mbps