Internet providers in Oxford, AL

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Oxford internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Oxford 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 Oxford area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Oxford residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 3.570% of those living in Oxford.

There are four internet providers serving the Oxford area, and 95.73% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Oxford's four internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Oxford

The largest internet providers in Oxford are AT&T, HughesNet, and ViaSat, Inc. bringing DSL and satellite options to Oxford.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Oxford residents, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Oxford’s third most-available internet provider, ViaSat, Inc., offers satellite to around 100% of Oxford 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

95%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Oxford covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Oxford 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 Oxford, $53.33.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Oxford, $0.75.

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 Oxford. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Oxford's providers, 371 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Oxford 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Oxford, $53.33.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Oxford, $0.75.

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 Oxford. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Oxford's providers, 371 Mbps.

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ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet

Provider

ViaSat, Inc.

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from ViaSat, Inc. offers broadband to all households in Oxford covering 100% of the area.

ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Oxford 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, Inc. start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Oxford, $53.33.

ViaSat, Inc. customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Oxford, $0.75.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ViaSat, Inc. offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Oxford. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Oxford's providers, 371 Mbps.

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Oxford, AL internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic3.571%
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 MbpsDSL95%
Cable One, Inc. - -Cable99%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Oxford with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 3.571% of households in Oxford. The next fastest internet provider in Oxford is Cable One, Inc., offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 99% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Oxford with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Oxford, $53.33.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Oxford, covering 3.571% of the city.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

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.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.