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Internet providers in 36869

Find internet providers serving the 36869 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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36869 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL69%
Cable TV of East Alabama - 50 - 250 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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36869 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 36869 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 36869 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 99% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 27% of those living in the 36869 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 36869 area, and 79.00% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 36869, prices start at $55 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Phenix City

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 76 Mbps 77 Mbps DSL
Viasat 16 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 36869

The largest internet providers serving the 36869 ZIP code are AT&T, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing DSL and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 36869 ZIP code, covering 69% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Phenix City’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 36869 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

69%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 36869 ZIP code, covering 69% 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Phenix City, $63.33.

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, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Phenix City, $3.96.

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 36869 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 69% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Phenix City's providers, 37 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 36869 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 36869 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Phenix City, $63.33.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Phenix City, $3.96.

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 36869 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Phenix City's providers, 37 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 the 36869 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 36869 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 Viasat start at $69.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Phenix City, $63.33.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.83 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Phenix City, $3.96.

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 36869 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Phenix City's providers, 37 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 36869 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 36869 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 69% of households in 36869. The next fastest internet provider in the 36869 ZIP code is Cable TV of East Alabama, offering download speeds up to 250 Mbps to 99% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in the 36869 ZIP with service starting at $55/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Phenix City, $63.33.

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.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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