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Internet providers in Talladega, AL

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Talladega, AL internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL93%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Talladega internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Talladega 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 Talladega area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Talladega residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 90% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 20% of those living in Talladega.

There are four internet providers serving the Talladega area, and 93.56% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Talladega's four internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Talladega

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 271 Mbps 99 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 140 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Talladega

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

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Talladega residents, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Talladega’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Talladega residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

93%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Talladega covering 93% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Talladega 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Talladega, $59.99.

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, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Talladega, $0.69.

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 0.768 Mbps in Talladega. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Talladega's providers, 89 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Talladega covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Talladega, $59.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Talladega, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Talladega. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Talladega's providers, 89 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 Talladega covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Talladega 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 Talladega, $59.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Talladega, $0.69.

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 Talladega. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Talladega's providers, 89 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Talladega with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 93% of households in Talladega. The next fastest internet provider in Talladega is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 100% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Talladega with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Talladega, $59.99.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

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.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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.