Internet Providers in Randolph, Alabama
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Residential Internet Statistics for Randolph, AL
|Wired Internet Providers:||2|
|Average Speed Test Result:||7.29 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||100 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||82.63%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Randolph, Alabama
Internet Access in Randolph, Alabama
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) has the strongest coverage footprint in Randolph. HughesNet is also widely available.
Fixed wireless is the top Internet service choice for many Randolph residents. Fixed wireless usually outperforms network services like satellite Internet. Our latest data shows that 63.64 percent of of the population have access to some form of fixed wireless service.
AT&T is currently one of the top three providers in Randolph. They are available to 63 percent of the area.
The Internet packages shown on this page are manually collected by our data science and research team.
In summary, Internet coverage is far from perfect in Randolph. For the time being, a relatively limited 600 Randolph locals have access to one or fewer options.
Internet Statistics 2021
51.3% of consumers in Randolph600 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Randolph, Alabama
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|AT&T||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless and DSL||1m 21s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Randolph, Alabama
- AT&T - 63.6% Availability in Randolph - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- CenturyLink - 37.0% Availability in Randolph - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Randolph - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Randolph - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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 and Cord Cutting in Randolph
Data from our market research team suggests that many of the common providers currently use data caps for their home Internet plans. Data caps are controversial because users view them as a strategy to discourage streaming. Providers explain they are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. Either way, the issue is the same: over-the-top streaming, which easily eats up one to seven Gigabytes/hr.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Randolph
|AT&T||Fixed Wireless and DSL||63.6%+||100 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|AT&T||Fixed Wireless||100%||25 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||DSL and Fiber||30.8%+||1,000 Mbps|
Compare Randolph to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Randolph||7.3 Mbps||6||$2.86 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +341.8 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.46 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +99.8 Mbps )||18 ( +12 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +92.4 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.30 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +104.4 Mbps )||21 ( +15 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +108 Mbps )||9 ( +3 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|