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Internet providers in 31721

Find internet providers serving the 31721 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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31721 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL51%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL1.600%
Windstream $75.00 200 - 2,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.300%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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31721 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 31721 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Georgia - 95%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 31721 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 99% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 24% of those living in the 31721 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 31721 area, and 69.86% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 31721, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Albany

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Mediacom 181 Mbps 26 Mbps Cable
Viasat 8 Mbps 3 Mbps Satellite
AT&T 38 Mbps 51 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 31721

The largest internet providers serving the 31721 ZIP code are AT&T, Mediacom, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 31721 ZIP code, covering 51% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 99% of the area. Albany’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 31721 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

51%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to about half of households in the 31721 ZIP code, covering 51% 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 $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Albany, $52.49.

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 Albany, $0.48.

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 5 Mbps in 31721 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 51% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Albany's providers, 228 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

Provider
Mediacom
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to all households in the 31721 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 31721 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Albany, $52.49.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Albany, $0.48.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 31721 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Albany's providers, 228 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 the 31721 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 31721 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Albany, $52.49.

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 Albany, $0.48.

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 31721 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Albany's providers, 228 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 31721 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 31721 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 51% of households in 31721. The next fastest internet provider in the 31721 ZIP code is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps to 1.600% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 31721 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Albany, $52.49.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 31721 ZIP code, covering 0.300% of the city.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

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.