Internet Providers in Valley Head, AL

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Residential Internet Statistics for Valley Head, AL
Internet Providers: 8
Internet Plans: 7
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $70.21

Internet Access in Valley Head, Alabama

Broadband Internet competition is above-average in Valley Head in comparison with other parts of Alabama. There is an average of 3.81 providers available in each census block. Valley Head ranks 50th on the "most connected city" charts. Only 17.83 percent of the area have fewer than two options so far as Internet.

Coverage from the two biggest providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in general, will overlap. As residents might expect, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common.

Looking at Internet service options, Valley Head has every common Internet technologies: fiber, cable, and/or DSL. Among the local options, Fiber is generally the better option. Fiber has 52.70 percent availability in Valley Head.

The packages shown above are manually collected by our research staff. We've collected 229 plans in Valley Head since 2014.

While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, CenturyLink also serves the area with a top speed of 80 Mbps. Plans from brands like KilliansNet can connect customers to 25 Mbps or more via wireless relays. See the interactive map below to see how many options are available at the census block level.

  • There are 10 internet providers in Valley Head with 8 of those offering residential service
  • Valley Head is the 50th most connected city in Alabama ahead of Fort Payne, Menlo, Sylvania, Henagar, and Mentone.
  • Explore internet access for communities within Valley Head: Hammondville

Internet Statistics 2021

600 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 Valley Head, Alabama

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Farmers Telecommunications Cooperative 1,000 Mbps Fiber and DSL 8s 52.7%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 61.2%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 74.1%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s 11.3%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Valley Head

Valley Head Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Valley Head is the 50th most connected city in Alabama ahead of Fort Payne, Menlo, Sylvania, Henagar, and Mentone.

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 DeKalb 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: 53% of people living in Valley Head 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 82% of Valley Head 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 DeKalb County, approximately 5,000 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.

Internet access in Valley Head neighborhoods

Coverage data in Valley Head is available for these neighborhoods: Hammondville.

Compare Valley Head to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Valley Head 87.6 Mbps 9 $0.76 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +446.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.89 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +61.2 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +73 Mbps ) 15 ( +6 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +81.9 Mbps ) 23 ( +14 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +74.5 Mbps ) 8 ( -1 ) $0.38 ( $0.00 )