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Internet providers in Greenville, AL

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Greenville, AL internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 30 MbpsDSL97%
Hayneville Fiber Transport $54.95 1.5 - 20 MbpsDSL100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Greenville internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Greenville 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 Greenville area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Greenville residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Greenville, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Greenville area, and 99.94% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Greenville's five internet providers, prices start at $44.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Greenville

The largest internet providers in Greenville are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Hayneville Fiber Transport bringing cable and DSL options to Greenville.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Greenville residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 97% of the area. Greenville’s third most-available internet provider, Hayneville Fiber Transport, offers DSL to around 100% of Greenville residents.

Spectrum cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Greenville covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Greenville, $50.99.

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 Greenville, $0.98.

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 Greenville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Greenville's providers, 77 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Greenville covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Greenville 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 $45/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Greenville, $50.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Greenville, $0.98.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Greenville. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Greenville's providers, 77 Mbps.

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Hayneville Fiber Transport DSL internet

Provider

Hayneville Fiber Transport

Starting price*
$54.95/mo.
Max download speed

20 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Hayneville Fiber Transport offers broadband to all households in Greenville covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Hayneville Fiber Transport uses telephone lines in Greenville 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 Hayneville Fiber Transport start at $54.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Greenville, $50.99.

Hayneville Fiber Transport customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1.5 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $36.63 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Greenville, $0.98.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Hayneville Fiber Transport offers download speeds up to 20 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Greenville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Greenville's providers, 77 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Greenville and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Greenville at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Greenville at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Greenville residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Greenville with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Greenville. The next fastest internet provider in Greenville is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 30 Mbps to 97% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Greenville with plans starting at $44.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Greenville, $50.99.

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.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.