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Internet providers in 35022

Find internet providers serving the 35022 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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35022 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL93%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic35%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable7.050%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable95%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Fiber-optic0.040%
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35022 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 35022 ZIP code 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 35022 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 95% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 55% of those living in the 35022 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 35022 area, and 90.12% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 35022, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Bessemer

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 245 Mbps 171 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 199 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 35022

The largest internet providers serving the 35022 ZIP code are AT&T and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 35022 ZIP code, covering 93% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 35% of the area. Bessemer’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 95% of residents in the 35022 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

93%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 35022 ZIP code, covering 93% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines 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 Bessemer, $53.99.

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 Bessemer, $0.38.

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 35022 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bessemer's providers, 540 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

35%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 35022 ZIP code, covering 35% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from AT&T is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 35022 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Bessemer, $53.99.

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 Bessemer, $0.38.

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 1,000 Mbps in 35022 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 35% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bessemer's providers, 540 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

95%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 35022 ZIP code, covering 95% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 35022 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Bessemer, $53.99.

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 Bessemer, $0.38.

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 35022 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bessemer's providers, 540 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 35022 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 35022 and the greater Bessemer area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Bessemer at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Bessemer at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 35022 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 35022 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 35022 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 93% of households in 35022. The next fastest internet provider in the 35022 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 35% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 35022 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Bessemer, $53.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 35022 ZIP code, covering 35% of the city. Spectrum also offers fiber internet in 35022 and is available to 0.040% of households.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.