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Internet providers in 35661

Find internet providers serving the 35661 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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35661 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL70%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.390%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable88%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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35661 internet service at a glance

At 95%, broadband coverage in the 35661 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 35661 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 90% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 77% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 21% of those living in the 35661 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 35661 area, and 74.36% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 35661, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Muscle Shoals

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 113 Mbps 57 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 119 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 35661

The largest internet providers serving the 35661 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 35661 ZIP code, covering 70% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 88% of the area. Muscle Shoals’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 35661 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

70%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 35661 ZIP code, covering 70% 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 $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Muscle Shoals, $54.99.

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 Muscle Shoals, $2.04.

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 20 Mbps in 35661 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 70% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Muscle Shoals's providers, 297 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

88%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 35661 ZIP code, covering 88% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 35661 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 Muscle Shoals, $54.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Muscle Shoals, $2.04.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 35661 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Muscle Shoals's providers, 297 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 the 35661 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 35661 ZIP 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Muscle Shoals, $54.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Muscle Shoals, $2.04.

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 35661 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Muscle Shoals's providers, 297 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 35661 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 35661 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 70% of households in 35661. The next fastest internet provider in the 35661 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 0.390% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 35661 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Muscle Shoals, $54.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 35661 ZIP code, covering 0.390% of the city.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.