Internet Providers in Summerdale, Alabama

Most Popular Internet Providers in Summerdale, Alabama:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. 1. CenturyLink
    99.6% Available
    99.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    940 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-940mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Installation: Tech installation fee of up to $125 may apply. Self-installation, if available at your location, may also be selected.
    • Price Range: $50 - $65
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 2. 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 3. 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. C Spire Fiber
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    20 Mbps
    Download
  • 5. 5. Mediacom
    64.3% Available
    64.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    50 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 10
    • Speed Range: 60-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $19.99 - $199.99
    Deal
    There are 10 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 1. 1. C Spire Business
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    20 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $149 - $469
  • 2. 2. Mediacom Business
    48.2% Available
    48.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    50 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 60-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Free standard installation.
    • Price Range: $129.95 - $329.95
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. C Spire Business
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    20 Mbps
    Download
    20 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-20mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $149 - $469
  • 4. 4. CenturyLink Business
    14.4% Available
    14.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    100 Mbps
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  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    6 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Summerdale, Alabama

Summerdale features a variety of network types locally, including fiber and cable. Fiber to the Home, the most desirable connection type so far as upload speed, has availability in 11.59 percent of Summerdale, accounting for all service providers. Cable, the strongest budget choice, is available to 64.28 percent of Summerdale residents.

C Spire Fiber as well as CenturyLink also have coverage in Summerdale, with shared territory in some blocks.

Looking at the less well-developed areas around Summerdale, coverage data shows that as many as 1,000 people have only one or fewer choices for broadband-level Internet service.

The plans displayed above are collected by hand through our research staff. Our team has gathered 221 Internet plans in the area around Summerdale, in total.

According to the latest FCC data, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Summerdale in terms of coverage area. The more common providers frequently cover the same addresses around Summerdale.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 Summerdale, Alabama

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 64.3%
CenturyLink 940 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 99.6%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
C Spire Fiber 20 Mbps Fiber 6m 49s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Summerdale

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Summerdale is the 26th most connected city in Alabama ahead of Loxley, Elberta, and Robertsdale, but behind Silverhill and Foley.

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

Approximately 5,000 people in Baldwin 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: 12% of people living in Summerdale 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 66% of Summerdale 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 Baldwin County, approximately 23,000 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 Caps and Video Streaming Around Summerdale

Data from our researchers shows that common providers in Summerdale currently use data caps for their home Internet plans. Data caps are controversial since subscribers see them as a strategy to stop video streaming. Providers maintain data caps are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. In either case, the problem is streaming services, which easily uses one to seven Gigabytes/hr.

Compare Summerdale to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Summerdale 81.2 Mbps 6 $0.43 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +453.2 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.48 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +67.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.28 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +79.4 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.32 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +88.3 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +80.9 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.66 ( + $0.00 )