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AT&T $40 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic14%
AT&T $30 100 - 75 MbpsDSL86%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 200 MbpsCable93%
Harbor Communications - -Fiber-optic100%
Harbor Communications - -Wired100%
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Spanish Fort internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Spanish Fort 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 Spanish Fort area will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 100% of Spanish Fort residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 89% of those living in Spanish Fort.

There are five internet providers serving the Spanish Fort area, and 93.09% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Spanish Fort's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Spanish Fort

The largest internet providers in Spanish Fort are AT&T and Mediacom bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Spanish Fort.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Spanish Fort residents, covering 86% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 14% of the area. Spanish Fort’s third most-available internet provider, Mediacom, offers cable to around 93% of Spanish Fort residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

86%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Spanish Fort covering 86% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Spanish Fort 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 Spanish Fort, $42.50.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Spanish Fort, $0.57.

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 Spanish Fort. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Spanish Fort's providers, 331 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

14%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in Spanish Fort covering 14% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from AT&T is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Spanish Fort than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Spanish Fort, $42.50.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Spanish Fort, $0.57.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Spanish Fort. These download speeds are available to 14% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Spanish Fort's providers, 331 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

93%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in Spanish Fort covering 93% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Spanish Fort, $42.50.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 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 Spanish Fort, $0.57.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Spanish Fort. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Spanish Fort's providers, 331 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Spanish Fort, you’ll likely have options from fiber-optic, cable, and DSL internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Spanish Fort, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Spanish Fort and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Spanish Fort at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Spanish Fort at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Spanish Fort residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Spanish Fort with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 14% of households in Spanish Fort. The next fastest internet provider in Spanish Fort is Mediacom, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 93% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in Spanish Fort with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Spanish Fort, $42.50.

Harbor Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Spanish Fort, covering 100% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in Spanish Fort and is available to 14% of households.

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.

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.

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.