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Internet providers in Hobbs, NM

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Hobbs, NM internet providers

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Windstream $19.99 10 - 100 MbpsDSL98%
Windstream $75 10 - 75 MbpsFiber-optic0.155%
TDS Telecom $35 1 - 300 MbpsCable98%
TDS Telecom $35 1 - 300 MbpsFiber-optic1.332%
Leaco Rural Telephone Cooperative, Inc. - -DSL0.240%
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Hobbs internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Hobbs is slightly higher than the rest of New Mexico - 84%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Hobbs area will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of Hobbs residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.710% of those living in Hobbs.

There are seven internet providers serving the Hobbs area, and 96.30% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Hobbs's seven internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Hobbs

The largest internet providers in Hobbs are Windstream, TDS Telecom, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Hobbs.

DSL internet from Windstream is available to nearly all Hobbs residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from TDS Telecom, which covers 98% of the area. Hobbs’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Hobbs residents.

Windstream DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to nearly all households in Hobbs covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream uses telephone lines in Hobbs 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 Windstream start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Hobbs, $38.31.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hobbs, $3.48.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in Hobbs. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Hobbs's providers, 136 Mbps.

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TDS Telecom cable internet

Provider

TDS Telecom

Starting price*
$35/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from TDS Telecom offers broadband to nearly all households in Hobbs covering 98% of the area.

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

Internet prices for TDS Telecom start at $35/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Hobbs, $38.31.

TDS Telecom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $35.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hobbs, $3.48.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, TDS Telecom offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Hobbs. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hobbs's providers, 136 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 Hobbs covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Hobbs 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 Hobbs, $38.31.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hobbs, $3.48.

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 Hobbs. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Hobbs's providers, 136 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

TDS Telecom is the fastest internet provider in Hobbs with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Hobbs. The next fastest internet provider in Hobbs is TDS Telecom, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 1.332% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in Hobbs with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hobbs, $38.31.

TDS Telecom is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Hobbs, covering 1.332% of the city. Leaco Rural Telephone Cooperative, Inc. also offers fiber internet in Hobbs and is available to 0.225% of households.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.