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Internet Providers in Parrish, Alabama
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Internet Access in Parrish, Alabama
The average Parrish location can get access to Internet service from 1.44 companies.
The data on this page is sourced via FCC coverage reports, and is validated against privatized databases and direct provider reporting to provide more accurate results than is available from government websites. Information about speed and pricing of listed broadband plans is sourced by manually collecting thousands of plans every year. There are a total of 167 plans in Parrish from 2014 to the present, with 34 Internet packages currently marketed.
Viasat Internet is the most commonly available option in Parrish. They are available to near one hundred percent of Parrish census blocks. HughesNet is also a common choice, serving near one hundred percent of residents with Satellite service. The fastest package we've found for HughesNet in Parrish is 25 megabits per second.
Looking at network technologies with significant infrastructure built across Parrish, the most prevalent physical wire broadband Internet connection infrastructures are IPBB and Fixed Wireless (80.01 percent coverage) and Cable (44.90 percent coverage). Regular cable TV corporations are the main source for cable Internet service, seeing as they can utilize existing coaxial TV cables — which have already been built out to homes in the area — to connect customers to the Internet. Parrish-area customers of cable companies such as Spectrum often select cable thanks to the reasonably low prices for workable speeds. (Compared to DSL at any rate.)
Aside from the Internet options detailed above, T-Mobile Home Internet is another option to consider. They have wired broadband in 83 percent of the Parrish area.
Internet Statistics 2022
55.8% of consumers in Parrish2,000 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 Parrish, Alabama
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||80.0%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||115 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 11s||83.1%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Ultra Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||83.1%|
|TDS Telecom||25 Mbps||DSL||5m 27s||1.6%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Parrish
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.
Data Cap Issues Around Parrish
Data collected by our researchers suggests that many of the common providers in Parrish place a limit on streaming on home Internet plans. Data caps are disliked because customers see them as a tactic to stop streaming. Providers insist that caps are a necessary strategy for managing heavy network traffic. In either case, the issue is streaming services, which can eat up one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Compare Parrish to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Parrish||90.1 Mbps||8||$0.87 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +455.5 Mbps )||21 ( +13 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +71.2 Mbps )||20 ( +12 )||$0.35 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +90.8 Mbps )||19 ( +11 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +96.5 Mbps )||26 ( +18 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +89 Mbps )||10 ( +2 )||$0.36 ( $0.00 )|