Internet Providers in Ragland, AL

Residential Internet Statistics for Ragland, AL
Internet Service Providers: 5
Plans Start From: $45
Top Download Speed: 300 Mbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Ragland, Alabama:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    30.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    30.3% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    46.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    46.2% 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
    5.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *200 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    5.6% Available
  • 6. 6. Ragland Telephone Company
    68.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    68.6% Available
  • 7. 7. Hargray
    14.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *300 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    14.7% Available
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Internet Access in Ragland, Alabama

The two most commonly available wired network types within Ragland are DSL and Fiber lines alongside 5G Internet lines. FCC filings show that DSL and Fiber has a 68.55 percent territory, compared with the 46.19 percent 5G Internet availability.

The average Ragland customer has 2 Internet providers with availability for their building. Competition is good for consumers. It results in two ISPs competing so far as pricing and service reliability at a given address. This competition isn't distributed evenly, though. even in 2022, a surprising 24.14 of residents still have only one option for wired broadband Internet service.

Since FCC data is currently only tallied up biannually and only made public six months after that, availability shown here may not be complete.

Ragland Telephone Company is also a commonly available Internet option in Ragland. They offer DSL and Fiber connections available to 68 percent of the area.

Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option overall. They offer coverage for practically one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet is available for close to one hundred percent of the population. The top speed recorded for Viasat is 100 Mbps. HughesNet advertised packages as high as 25 Mbps. As a rule, any speed over 10 megabits per second (Mbps) is enough to view standard definition videos on WiFi, but becomes challenging for large households or modern services like video chat, cloud apps, and etc. Explore the availability maps on this page to see Internet options on a granular level.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Ragland, Alabama

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Hargray Communications 300 Mbps Cable 27s 14.7%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 30.3%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 46.2%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Windstream 200 Mbps DSL 40s 5.6%
Ragland Telephone Company 10 Mbps DSL and Fiber 13m 39s 68.6%
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.

Ragland is the 327th most connected city in Alabama behind Riverside, Lincoln, Rainbow City, Ohatchee, and Ashville.

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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: 51% of people living in Ragland 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 76% of Ragland 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 Ragland to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Ragland 463.2 Mbps 10 $2.16 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +118.5 Mbps ) 22 ( +12 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -290.4 Mbps ) 21 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -263.5 Mbps ) 20 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -261 Mbps ) 27 ( +17 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -266.7 Mbps ) 11 ( +1 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )