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Internet providers in 36272

Find internet providers serving the 36272 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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36272 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL60%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable57%
BendBroadband - 100 - 50 MbpsDSL6.729%
Sparklight $45.00 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable5.888%
BendBroadband - 100 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic0.156%
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36272 internet service at a glance

At 85%, broadband coverage in the 36272 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Alabama - 94%, and slightly lower than broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 36272 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 69% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 60% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Piedmont, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are eight internet providers serving the 36272 area, and 46.48% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 36272, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 36272

The largest internet providers serving the 36272 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 36272 ZIP code, covering 60% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 57% of the area. Piedmont’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 36272 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

60%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 36272 ZIP code, covering 60% 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Piedmont, $47.85.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Piedmont, $0.94.

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 36272 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 60% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Piedmont's providers, 212 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

57%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to about half of households in the 36272 ZIP code, covering 57% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 36272 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Piedmont, $47.85.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Piedmont, $0.94.

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 36272 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 57% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Piedmont's providers, 212 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 the 36272 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 36272 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Piedmont, $47.85.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Piedmont, $0.94.

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 36272 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Piedmont's providers, 212 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 36272 frequently asked questions

Sparklight is the fastest internet provider in the 36272 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 5.888% of households in 36272. The next fastest internet provider in the 36272 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 57% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in the 36272 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Piedmont, $47.85.

BendBroadband is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 36272 ZIP code, covering 0.156% of the city.

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.

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.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.