Internet Providers in Orange Beach, AL

Residential Internet Statistics for Orange Beach, AL
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Orange Beach, Alabama:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    97.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    97.6% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    81% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    81% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. EarthLink 5G Home Internet
    81% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    81% Available
  • 6. 6. C Spire Fiber
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. Mediacom
    97.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    97.8% Available
  • 8. 8. Island Fiber
    30.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    30.2% Available

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Internet Access in Orange Beach, Alabama

Government-sourced Form 477 datasets are the backbone for broadband availability information listed below. To date, we've processed 3,802 rows of governmental data on Internet access in Orange Beach. Our research team has hand-sourced pricing details and terms on 268 residential broadband plans in Orange Beach. We have limited speed test recordings for Orange Beach. Data is limited to 69 recordings in the last 12 months. Shoppers should make note of official speeds detailed above.

Viasat Internet is the most common choice for Orange Beach residents. close to one hundred percent of Orange Beach census blocks can receive access to them. HughesNet is also a common choice, with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of Orange Beach with Satellite service. The fastest package we've seen for HughesNet in Orange Beach is 25 Mbps download.

In terms of availability, the average Orange Beach home will find 3-4 providers at any given address, or exactly 3.53 providers in each census block. Only 1.08 percent of the Orange Beach population are limited to one choice for Internet service.

When we're looking at network tech offered around Orange Beach, we see that the most prevalent hardwired Internet technology options are DSL and Fiber and 5G Internet, with 97.57% and 80.99% respectively.

While the main ISPs are Viasat and HughesNet, C Spire Fiber also serves Orange Beach with a top speed of 20 Mbps. There are also 5 providers in Orange Beach offering enterprise-level service like MPLS. See the interactive map to compare how many options are available on the census block level, or the "Download Speeds" tab to compare how Viasat compares with other Orange Beach options in consumer speed tests.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Orange Beach, Alabama

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 97.8%
Island Fiber 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 30.2%
CenturyLink 940 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 97.6%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 81.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
EarthLink 5G Home Internet 100 Mbps 5G Internet 1m 21s 81.0%
C Spire Fiber 940 Mbps Fiber 8s 100.0%
Orange Beach is the 25th most connected city in Alabama ahead of Gulf Shores, Summerdale, Foley, Lillian, and Elberta.

Reference

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

Fiber Availability: 100% of people living in Orange Beach have residential fiber service available to them.

Reference

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

Approximately 99% of Orange Beach residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

Reference

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

In Baldwin County, approximately 24,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

Reference

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

Map of ISPs in Orange Beach

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Compare Orange Beach to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Orange Beach 31.6 Mbps 10 $0.47 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +550.1 Mbps ) 22 ( +12 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +141.2 Mbps ) 21 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +168.1 Mbps ) 20 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +170.6 Mbps ) 27 ( +17 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +164.9 Mbps ) 11 ( +1 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )