Internet Providers in Sterrett, AL

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Residential Internet Statistics for Sterrett, AL
Internet Providers: 8
Internet Plans: 12
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $68.31

Internet Access in Sterrett, Alabama

There are 11 Internet service providers (ISPs) in Sterrett. There are 3 LTE options, and 8 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are currently the main Internet choices in Sterrett.

Keep in mind that since FCC coverage data is collected twice annually and only released six months after, availability shown here may not be complete. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help fix this issue.

Cable TV and Internet and DSL Internet service providers like EarthLink make up the top broadband network types available around Sterrett.

Explore our maps below for insights about coverage differences in neighborhoods. In this year, our data shows that the average census block has 3.59+ serviceable Internet companies.

Internet Statistics 2021

100 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 Sterrett, Alabama

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
EarthLink Fiber 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
AT&T Fiber 940 Mbps Fiber 8s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s
EarthLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
AT&T 25 Mbps Fixed Wireless 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Sterrett, Alabama

  • AT&T Internet - IPBB - 96.3% Availability in Sterrett - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • EarthLink - DSL - 97.2% Availability in Sterrett - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Spectrum - Cable - 91.2% Availability in Sterrett - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • AT&T Fiber - Fiber - 32.2% Availability in Sterrett - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • EarthLink - Fiber - 32.2% Availability in Sterrett - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • AT&T - Fixed Wireless - 9.6% Availability in Sterrett - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Sterrett - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Sterrett - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Sterrett

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Sterrett is the 277th most connected city in Alabama behind Vincent, Leeds, Chelsea, Cropwell, and Harpersville.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Shelby County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 32% of people living in Sterrett have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 97% of Sterrett residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

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

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 in Sterrett

Data collected by our research team suggests that some of the top ISPs in Sterrett place a limit on data use on residential Internet packages. Data caps are controversial because customers see caps as a tactic for limiting streaming services, while providers insist that data caps are a necessary tool for managing heavy network traffic. In either case, the culprit is the same: over-the-top streaming services, which easily uses anywhere from 1–7GB/hr.

Internet access in Sterrett neighborhoods

We've analyzed information and statistics about Internet coverage in a variety of communities in Sterrett: Westover.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Sterrett

Provider Type Coverage Speed
AT&T Internet IPBB 96.3%+ 100 Mbps
EarthLink DSL 97.2%+ 100 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 91.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Fiber Fiber 32.2%+ 940 Mbps
EarthLink Fiber Fiber 32.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 9.6%+ 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 68.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Fiber 16.6%+ 940 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 27.1%+ 25 Mbps

Compare Sterrett to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Sterrett 29.5 Mbps 8 $0.26 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +385.9 Mbps ) 16 ( +8 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +89.4 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.15 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +86.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +7 ) $0.19 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +97.9 Mbps ) 23 ( +15 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +98.1 Mbps ) 8 $0.18 ( $0.00 )