Internet providers in Calera, AL

Shop the best Calera internet providers. Compare internet plan pricing and speeds from cable, DSL and fiber-optic providers in your area.

Shop local providers
Calera City Map

Internet providers in your area

Calera, AL internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic65%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL87%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable96%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
Shop providers Need help? Call: (844) 512-2720

Calera internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Calera 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 Calera area will have access to cable, which covers 96% of Calera residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 65% of those living in Calera.

There are four internet providers serving the Calera area, and 95.57% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Calera's four internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Calera

The largest internet providers in Calera are AT&T and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Calera.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Calera residents, covering 87% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 65% of the area. Calera’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 96% of Calera residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

87%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Calera covering 87% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Calera 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Calera, $46.25.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Calera, $0.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Calera. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Calera's providers, 353 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

65%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to most households in Calera covering 65% 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 Calera than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Calera, $46.25.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Calera, $0.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Calera. These download speeds are available to 65% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Calera's providers, 353 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in Calera covering 96% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Calera, $46.25.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Calera, $0.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Calera. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Calera's providers, 353 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Calera and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Calera at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Calera at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Calera 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 Calera with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 65% of households in Calera. The next fastest internet provider in Calera is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 96% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Calera with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Calera, $46.25.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Calera, covering 65% of the city.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.