Internet Providers in Alma, Georgia

Most Popular Internet Providers in Alma, Georgia:

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  • 1. 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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    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
  • 2. 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    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
  • 3. 3. AT&T
    5.1% Available
    5.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    1 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Up to $99 installation fee applies.
    • Price Range: $55 - $55
  • 4. 4. ATC Broadband
    62.5% Available
    62.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    10 Mbps
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    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 6-100mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $34.95 - $99.95
  • 5. 5. ATC Broadband
    25% Available
    25%

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    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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  • 6. 6. ATC Broadband
    10% Available
    10%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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    1 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 6-50mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $34.95 - $74.95
  • 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. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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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 Alma, Georgia

So far as network types, cable broadband is the primary high-speed network type within Alma limits. According to our coverage data, it is the only wired option for most local addresses.

100 percent of Alma is without a choice so far as broadband Internet service. This is not a shock since competition between providers is not strong. Addresses in the local area have an average 1 options for service, accounting for the entire local population.

ATC Broadband is also a commonly available Internet option for Alma. They offer primarily Cable connections available to 62 percent of the area.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the main Internet choices in Alma.

Internet access insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are calculated from a mix of government data and privatized datasets we collect from ISPs. Statistics regarding speed data is sourced from M-Labs. [1] Our researchers have hand-sourced price and plan details for 193 Internet packages in the Alma market to date.

Internet Statistics 2021

9,000 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 Alma, Georgia

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
ATC Broadband 100 Mbps Cable 1m 21s 62.5%
ATC Broadband 100 Mbps Fiber 1m 21s 25.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
ATC Broadband 50 Mbps DSL 2m 43s 10.0%
AT&T 25 Mbps Fixed Wireless 5m 27s 5.1%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Alma

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Alma is the 259th most connected city in Georgia ahead of Patterson, but behind Baxley, Blackshear, Nicholls, and Douglas.

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

Approximately 25 people in Bacon 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: 25% of people living in Alma 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.

In Bacon County, approximately 2,000 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 Cord Cutting Around Alma

Data from our researchers suggests that common providers in Alma currently use data caps on residential broadband connections. Data caps are disliked because consumers see caps as a tactic for limiting "cord cutting". Providers insist that they are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the issue is video streaming, which can eat up 1–7GB/hr.

Compare Alma to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Alma 24.2 Mbps 6 $3.80 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +510.2 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.48 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +124.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.28 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +136.4 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.32 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +145.3 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +137.9 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.66 ( $0.00 )

Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Alma

Verizon Quality

Never really had any other kind but the mobile smartphone service is really good and I'm not even in a great area for cell phone service.