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AT&T $30 100 - 18 MbpsDSL84%
CenturyLink $45 12 - 10 MbpsDSL3.258%
Troy Cablevision, Inc. - -Fiber-optic99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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36081 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 36081 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 36081 ZIP will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 99% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 90% 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 five internet providers serving the 36081 area, and 89.62% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 36081, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 36081

The largest internet providers serving the 36081 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 36081 ZIP code, covering 84% 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 36081 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

18 Mbps

Max upload speed

1.5 Mbps

Average availability

84%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 36081 ZIP code, covering 84% 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 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Troy, $1.25.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 18 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1.5 Mbps in 36081 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 84% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Troy's providers, 16 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 36081 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 36081 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, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Troy, $1.25.

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 36081 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, 16 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 36081 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 36081 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, $1.25.

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 36081 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, 16 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 36081 frequently asked questions

Troy Cablevision, Inc. is the fastest internet provider in the 36081 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in 36081. The next fastest internet provider in the 36081 ZIP code is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in the 36081 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Troy, $46.25.

Troy Cablevision, Inc. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 36081 ZIP code, covering 99% of the city.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.