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Internet providers in Argo, AL

Argo, AL internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 Mbps DSL 11%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps ** Cable 93%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 Mbps DSL 31%
Windstream - 200 - 2,000 Mbps DSL 96%
Windstream - 200 - 2,000 Mbps Fiber-optic 25%
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Argo internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Argo is comparable to the rest of Alabama - 94%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Argo area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Argo residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 64% of those living in Argo.

There are seven internet providers serving the Argo area, and 94.97% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Argo's seven internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Argo

The largest internet providers in Argo are AT&T, Spectrum, and CenturyLink bringing DSL and cable options to Argo.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to many Argo residents, covering 11% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 93% of the area. Argo’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers DSL to around 31% of Argo residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

11%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in Argo covering 11% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Argo to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Argo, $57.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Argo, $0.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Argo. These download speeds are available to 11% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Argo's providers, 98 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

93%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in Argo covering 93% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Argo residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Argo, $57.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Argo, $0.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Argo. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Argo's providers, 98 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

31%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to some, but not many households in Argo covering 31% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Argo to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Argo, $57.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Argo, $0.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Argo. These download speeds are available to 31% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Argo's providers, 98 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Argo, you’ll likely have options from DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Argo, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Argo and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Argo at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Argo at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Argo residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Argo with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 11% of households in Argo. The next fastest internet provider in Argo is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps to 96% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Argo with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Argo, $57.99.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Argo, covering 25% of the city.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

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