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Internet Service Providers in Gulf Shores, AL

Gulf Shores, AL has a total of 13 internet providers including  4 Fiber providers, 1 Cable providers, 2 DSL providers, 2 Copper providers, 2 Fixed Wireless providers and 3 Satellite providers.

Broadband Score of 22Underachiever

Things are looking rough in Gulf Shores, AL for broadband service. An Underdog score of 22 was calculated based upon poor coverage, slow download and upload speeds, restrictive package pricing, and less and favorable user testimonials.

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Top 5 Broadband Providers in Gulf Shores, AL (View all internet providers in Gulf Shores, AL below)

Best Choice
HughesNet logo

HughesNet

Unlimited Data – With no hard data limits, if you use the data in your plan, speeds will reduce.

HughesNet provides Satellite in Gulf Shores, AL

  • National satellite Internet service provider with A+ BBB Rating
  • Free standard Installation included
  • 24/7 technical support
100.00%Excellent Coverage
HughesNet internet pricing starting at:
$49.95

(855) 980-2160

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Exede

Internet service delivered with faster uploads and faster downloads.

Exede provides Satellite in Gulf Shores, AL

  • High-speed satellite Internet service anywhere in the U.S.
  • 3-Year Price Lock
  • Some locations can receive double the normal data, free
100.00%Excellent Coverage
Exede internet pricing starting at:
$39.99

(866) 606-9068

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Viasat

Our mission is to connect the world by making the internet accessible, affordable and secure to everyone, anywhere.

Viasat provides Satellite in Gulf Shores, AL

  • New unlimited data plans available in select areas
  • Speeds up to 30mbps available
  • WiFi modem included in most plans
100.00%Excellent Coverage
Viasat internet pricing starting at:
$39.99

(844) 899-9722

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CenturyLink

CenturyLink @Ease features Norton backup and security.

CenturyLink provides Fiber, DSL and Fixed Wireless in Gulf Shores, AL

  • Anti-Virus protection and a PC Health check-up
  • Support multiple devices at once
  • 30-Day Satisfaction Guarantee
86.19%Excellent Coverage
CenturyLink internet pricing starting at:
$45.00

(844) 643-2564

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Mediacom

Mediacom has a variety of internet plans that can accommodate the needs of each household member and any household.

Mediacom provides Cable in Gulf Shores, AL

  • WiFi in your home
  • Total Defense™ Internet Security Suite
  • 24/7 customer support
70.49%Good Coverage
Mediacom internet pricing starting at:
$39.99

(888) 680-0190

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2 Television Providers in Gulf Shores, AL

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Dish Network

Dish Network offers satellite television service that integrates with Amazon Alexa.

Dish Network provides Television in Gulf Shores, AL

  • Free upgrade to HD-DVR
  • Free Premium channels for three months (HBO, CineMax, Starz, Showtime, Dish Movie Pack)
  • HD included free
  • Local channels included
Dish Network television pricing starting at:
$41.99

(844) 892-3822

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DIRECTV

DIRECTV has been rated #1 in customer satisfaction over cable for 17 years running.

DIRECTV provides Television in Gulf Shores, AL

  • Includes local channels
  • HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax free (46 channels in all) for first 3 months
  • Free upgrade to Genie HD-DVR (for qualifying customers)
  • Free professional (standard) installation in up to 4 rooms
DIRECTV television pricing starting at:
$40.00

(855) 410-2386

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2 Cell Phone Providers in Gulf Shores, AL

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Sprint

Moving Forward. Now together with Nextel

Sprint provides Cell Phone service in Gulf Shores, AL

  • No annual service contract
  • No surprising overage charges
  • 3G/4G nationwide
Sprint cell phone pricing starting at:
$50.00

(855) 881-8203

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T-Mobile

Stick Together

T-Mobile provides Cell Phone service in Gulf Shores, AL

  • Take your WiFi connection with you on the go
  • Stream unlimited video on Netflix, HBO NOW, Hulu, and others.
  • Up to 20GB of your unused 4G LTE data rolls over
T-Mobile cell phone pricing starting at:
$60.00

(855) 411-0428

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All 8 Broadband Service Providers in Gulf Shores, AL

ProviderMax DownloadMax UploadBroadband TypeCoverage
HughesNet logoHughesNet25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
Exede logoExede25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
Viasat logoViasat25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
Harbor Communications logoHarbor Communications20 Mbps20 MbpsFiber, Copper and Fixed Wireless
100.00%
CenturyLink logoCenturyLink100 Mbps100 MbpsFiber, DSL, Fixed Wireless and Television
86.19%
Mediacom logoMediacom150 Mbps20 MbpsCable and Television
70.49%
Level 3 Communications logoLevel 3 Communications~~Fiber, DSL and Copper~
Southern Light logoSouthern Light~~Fiber~

Average Download Speed For Gulf Shores, AL

65 Mbps

Gulf Shores, AL's Broadband Profile

6,478 of the residents of Gulf Shores have at least one connection to the Internet (at home or the office).

About 66.50% of Gulf Shores is connected to the Internet. This means there are still about 3,263 people with NO Internet access in Gulf Shores, AL.

Internet Speed Facts For Gulf Shores, AL

The average download speed for all terrestrial broadband (including cable) Internet in Gulf Shores, AL is 65 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 150 Mbps. Upload speeds via landline average 26 Mbps in Gulf Shores.

The average download speed for all wireless Internet providers in Gulf Shores, AL is 25 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 25-50 Mbps. The upload speed average via wireless Internet providers in Gulf Shores is 3 Mbps. Wireless Internet is defined as service coming from fixed wireless or mobile broadband providers.

Average Advertised Speeds in Gulf Shores, AL
DownUp
Fiber (4)20 Mbps20 Mbps
Cable (1)150 Mbps20 Mbps
DSL (2)30 Mbps5 Mbps
Copper (2)20 Mbps20 Mbps
Fixed Wireless (2)20 Mbps20 Mbps
Satellite (3)25 Mbps3 Mbps
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Free wireless internet access points in Gulf Shores, AL

Thomas B. Norton Public Library
221 West 19th Avenue
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(251) 968-1176