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Internet providers in Smiths Station, AL

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Smiths Station, AL internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL49%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic2.878%
Cable TV of East Alabama - 50 - 250 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Smiths Station internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Smiths Station 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 Smiths Station area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Smiths Station residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 75% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Smiths Station, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Smiths Station area, and 71.12% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Smiths Station's four internet providers, prices start at $55 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Smiths Station

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 207 Mbps 50 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Smiths Station

The largest internet providers in Smiths Station are AT&T, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing DSL and satellite options to Smiths Station.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to many Smiths Station residents, covering 49% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Smiths Station’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Smiths Station residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

49%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to about half of households in Smiths Station covering 49% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Smiths Station 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 Smiths Station, $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 Smiths Station, $3.33.

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 Smiths Station. These download speeds are available to 49% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Smiths Station's providers, 371 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 Smiths Station covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Smiths Station 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 Smiths Station, $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, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Smiths Station, $3.33.

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

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Smiths Station 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 Smiths Station, $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 Smiths Station, $3.33.

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

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Smiths Station with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 49% of households in Smiths Station. The next fastest internet provider in Smiths Station is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 2.878% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Smiths Station with plans starting at $55/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Smiths Station, $63.33.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Smiths Station, covering 2.878% of the city.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

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.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.