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Internet providers in Foley, AL

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Foley, AL internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL90%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic9.509%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable65%
Harbor Communications - -Fiber-optic100%
Harbor Communications - -Wired100%
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Foley internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Foley 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 Foley area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Foley residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 44% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 19% of those living in Foley.

There are five internet providers serving the Foley area, and 97.54% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Foley's five internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Foley

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 11 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
HughesNet 0 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Mediacom 57 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 27 Mbps 11 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Foley

The largest internet providers in Foley are CenturyLink, Mediacom, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Foley.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Foley residents, covering 90% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 65% of the area. Foley’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Foley residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

90%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Foley covering 90% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Foley 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Foley, $51.24.

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 Foley, $1.31.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Foley. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Foley's providers, 113 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

Provider
Mediacom
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

65%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to most households in Foley covering 65% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Foley, $51.24.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Foley, $1.31.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Foley. These download speeds are available to 65% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Foley's providers, 113 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Foley covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Foley where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Foley, $51.24.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Foley, $1.31.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Foley. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Foley's providers, 113 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in Foley with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 65% of households in Foley. The next fastest internet provider in Foley is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 90% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in Foley with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Foley, $51.24.

Harbor Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Foley, covering 100% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in Foley and is available to 9.509% of households.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

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.

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.