Internet Providers in Pell City, Alabama

Residential Internet Statistics for Pell City, AL
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $39.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Pell City, Alabama:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    92.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    92.7% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    55.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    55.4% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 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. Windstream
    11.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *200 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    11.8% Available
  • 6. 6. Hargray
    75% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    75% Available
  • 1. CenturyLink Business
    98.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    98.2% Available
  • 2. CenturyLink Business
    23.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    23.5% Available
  • 3. Windstream
    4.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *200 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    4.1% Available

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Internet Access in Pell City, Alabama

The average subscriber in the Pell City area has 2.7 providers available. This is a normal level of competition, seeing as most Internet providers used to be cable TV or phone providers, and most addresses have long been wired for one of each.

The data on this page is primarily sourced via provider coverage reports, and is enhanced against privatized data sources and direct provider reporting to output more granular results than is available from government websites. Speed and pricing data is sourced through our data analysis experts, who gather thousands of plans each year. We've gathered 240 Pell City Internet plans from 2014–present, with 22 Internet deals currently available.

Viasat Internet is the most common option in Pell City. They are available to virtually one hundred percent of Pell City census blocks. HughesNet is also a common choice, serving close to one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite broadband service. The fastest plan listed by HughesNet for Pell City is 25 megabits per second.

CenturyLink is a common second choice to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet), serving Pell City with a top speed of 100 Mbps.

So, essentially, you're likely making a choice between DSL and Fiber and 5G Internet. The granular coverage maps and download speed test data below show how the real-world speed statistics differ between each of the zip codes and ISPs in the area.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Pell City, Alabama

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Hargray Communications 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 75.0%
CenturyLink 940 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 92.7%
Windstream 200 Mbps DSL 40s 11.8%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 55.4%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Pell City is the 80th most connected city in Alabama ahead of Riverside, Lincoln, and Cropwell, but behind Moody and Odenville.

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

Approximately 1,000 people in St. Clair County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 15% of people living in Pell City have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 93% of Pell City residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In St. Clair County, approximately 7,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

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Compare Pell City to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Pell City 31 Mbps 8 $0.56 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +550.7 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +141.8 Mbps ) 18 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +168.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +171.2 Mbps ) 24 ( +16 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +165.5 Mbps ) 10 ( +2 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )