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Internet providers in Marion, AL

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Marion, AL internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL96%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable6.834%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Marion internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in Marion 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 Marion area will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of Marion residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 23% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 6.830% of those living in Marion.

There are four internet providers serving the Marion area, and 6.83% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Marion's four internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Marion

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 22 Mbps 5 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Marion

The largest internet providers in Marion are AT&T, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing DSL and satellite options to Marion.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Marion residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Marion’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Marion residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Marion covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Marion 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 Marion, $52.49.

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 Marion, $1.42.

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 0.768 Mbps in Marion. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Marion's providers, 64 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 Marion covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Marion 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 Marion, $52.49.

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 Marion, $1.42.

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 Marion. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Marion's providers, 64 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$69.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Marion covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Marion 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 Viasat start at $69.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Marion, $52.49.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.83 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Marion, $1.42.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Marion. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Marion's providers, 64 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Marion with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in Marion. The next fastest internet provider in Marion is Mediacom, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 6.834% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in Marion with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Marion, $52.49.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

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.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.