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Internet providers in Montgomery, AL

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Montgomery, AL internet providers

Provider
AT&T $49.99 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic4.644%
AT&T $49.99 10 - 75 MbpsDSL68%
Spectrum $49.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable99%
WideOpenWest - -Cable95%
WideOpenWest - -Fiber-optic95%
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Montgomery internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Montgomery 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 Montgomery area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Montgomery residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 83% of those living in Montgomery.

There are six internet providers serving the Montgomery area, and 97.92% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Montgomery's six internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Montgomery

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
WideOpenWest 162 Mbps 28 Mbps Cable
Wireless Internet Solutions Experts 35 Mbps 18 Mbps Wireless
Spectrum 104 Mbps 21 Mbps Cable
AT&T 174 Mbps 146 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in Montgomery

The largest internet providers in Montgomery are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Montgomery.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most Montgomery residents, covering 68% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 99% of the area. Montgomery’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Montgomery residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

68%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in Montgomery covering 68% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Montgomery 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Montgomery, $49.99.

AT&T 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 Montgomery, $0.78.

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 Montgomery. These download speeds are available to 68% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Montgomery's providers, 353 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Montgomery covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Montgomery, $49.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Montgomery, $0.78.

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 Montgomery. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Montgomery's providers, 353 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Montgomery 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Montgomery, $49.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Montgomery, $0.78.

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 Montgomery. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Montgomery's providers, 353 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Montgomery with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 4.644% of households in Montgomery. The next fastest internet provider in Montgomery is WideOpenWest, offering download speeds up to 600 Mbps to 95% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Montgomery with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Montgomery, $49.99.

WideOpenWest is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Montgomery, covering 95% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in Montgomery and is available to 4.644% of households.

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.

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.

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.