Internet providers in 36079

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36079 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 6 MbpsDSL72%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 40 MbpsDSL6.217%
Troy Cablevision - -Fiber-optic98%
BendBroadband - 100 - 50 MbpsDSL7.181%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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36079 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 36079 ZIP code 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 36079 ZIP will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 98% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 82% of the area. No cable providers are currently available in Troy, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 36079 area, and 81.93% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 36079, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 36079

The largest internet providers serving the 36079 ZIP code are AT&T, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing DSL and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 36079 ZIP code, covering 72% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Troy’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 36079 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

6 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.512 Mbps

Average availability

72%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 36079 ZIP code, covering 72% 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 Troy, $46.25.

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, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Troy, $2.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 6 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.512 Mbps in 36079 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 72% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Troy's providers, 21 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 36079 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 36079 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 Troy, $46.25.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Troy, $2.72.

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 36079 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Troy's providers, 21 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in the 36079 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 36079 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 Viasat start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Troy, $46.25.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Troy, $2.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 36079 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Troy's providers, 21 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 36079 frequently asked questions

Troy Cablevision is the fastest internet provider in the 36079 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in 36079. The next fastest internet provider in the 36079 ZIP code is BendBroadband, offering download speeds up to 50 Mbps to 7.181% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in the 36079 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Troy, $46.25.

Troy Cablevision is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 36079 ZIP code, covering 98% of the city.

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.

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.