Internet providers in Prichard, AL

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Prichard internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Prichard 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 Prichard area will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 100% of Prichard residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 96% of those living in Prichard.

There are seven internet providers serving the Prichard area, and 99.46% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Prichard's seven internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Prichard

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

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Prichard residents, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 99% of the area. Prichard’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Prichard 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

94%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Prichard covering 94% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Prichard 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Prichard, $41.99.

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 Prichard, $0.72.

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 Prichard. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Prichard's providers, 295 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Prichard covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Prichard 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 Prichard, $41.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Prichard, $0.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Prichard. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Prichard's providers, 295 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 Prichard covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Prichard 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 Prichard, $41.99.

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 Prichard, $0.72.

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 Prichard. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Prichard's providers, 295 Mbps.

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Prichard, AL internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 1,000 Mbps Fiber-optic 0.061%
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 Mbps DSL 94%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 150 Mbps Cable 99%
Mediacom $19.99/mo. 60 - 200 Mbps Cable 4.975%
Harbor Communications - - Fiber-optic 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Prichard with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 0.061% of households in Prichard. The next fastest internet provider in Prichard is Telapex, Inc., offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 20% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in Prichard with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Prichard, $41.99.

Harbor Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Prichard, covering 100% of the city. Telapex, Inc. also offers fiber internet in Prichard and is available to 20% of households.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.