Internet providers in 35801

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35801 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic23%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL86%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable96%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 1,000 MbpsCable1.845%
WideOpenWest - -Fiber-optic93%
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35801 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 35801 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 35801 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 98% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 92% of those living in the 35801 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 35801 area, and 97.71% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 35801, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 35801

The largest internet providers serving the 35801 ZIP code are AT&T and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 35801 ZIP code, covering 86% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 23% of the area. Huntsville’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 96% of residents in the 35801 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

86%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 35801 ZIP code, covering 86% 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Huntsville, $45.00.

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 Huntsville, $0.24.

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 35801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Huntsville's providers, 683 Mbps.

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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

23%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 35801 ZIP code, covering 23% 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 35801 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Huntsville, $45.00.

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 Huntsville, $0.24.

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 35801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 23% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Huntsville's providers, 683 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 35801 ZIP code, covering 96% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 35801 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Huntsville, $45.00.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Huntsville, $0.24.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in 35801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Huntsville's providers, 683 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 35801 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 35801 and the greater Huntsville area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Huntsville at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 35801 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 35801 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 35801 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 23% of households in 35801. The next fastest internet provider in the 35801 ZIP code is Mediacom, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 1.845% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 35801 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Huntsville, $45.00.

WideOpenWest is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 35801 ZIP code, covering 93% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in 35801 and is available to 23% of households.

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.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.