Internet providers in Hobbs, NM

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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 $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Hobbs

The largest internet providers in Hobbs are Windstream, HughesNet, and ViaSat, Inc. bringing DSL 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 satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Hobbs’s third most-available internet provider, ViaSat, Inc., offers satellite to around 100% of Hobbs residents.

Windstream DSL internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$29.99/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 $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Hobbs, $46.66.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hobbs, $4.24.

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, 68 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, $46.66.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hobbs, $4.24.

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 slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Hobbs's providers, 68 Mbps.

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ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet

Provider

ViaSat, Inc.

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

5 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from ViaSat, Inc. offers broadband to all households in Hobbs covering 100% of the area.

ViaSat, Inc. 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 ViaSat, Inc. start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Hobbs, $46.66.

ViaSat, Inc. customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hobbs, $4.24.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ViaSat, Inc. offers download speeds up to 5 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Hobbs. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Hobbs's providers, 68 Mbps.

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Hobbs, NM internet providers

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Provider
Windstream $29.99/mo. 10 - 100 Mbps DSL 98%
Windstream $29.99/mo. 10 - 75 Mbps Fiber-optic 0.155%
Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. - - Cable 98%
Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. - - Fiber-optic 1.332%
Leaco Rural Telephone Cooperative, Inc. - - DSL 0.240%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. 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 Telephone and Data Systems, Inc., offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 1.332% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in Hobbs with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hobbs, $46.66.

Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. 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.

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.

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Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.