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Internet providers in Socorro, NM

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Socorro, NM internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL96%
Alpha Enterprises $31.50 4 - 6 MbpsDSL8.633%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
TRANSWORLD NETWORK CORP $49.95 5 - 10 MbpsWireless100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 5 MbpsSatellite100%
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Socorro internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in Socorro 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 Socorro area will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of Socorro residents. No cable or fiber-optic providers are currently available in Socorro, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Socorro area, and 8.63% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Socorro's five internet providers, prices start at $31.5 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Socorro

The largest internet providers in Socorro are CenturyLink, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing DSL and satellite options to Socorro.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Socorro residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Socorro’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Socorro residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Socorro covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Socorro 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Socorro, $47.29.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Socorro, $3.64.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Socorro. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Socorro's providers, 29 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 Socorro covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Socorro 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 Socorro, $47.29.

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 Socorro, $3.64.

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 Socorro. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Socorro's providers, 29 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

5 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Socorro covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Socorro 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 Socorro, $47.29.

Viasat 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 Socorro, $3.64.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 5 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Socorro. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Socorro's providers, 29 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in Socorro with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in Socorro. The next fastest internet provider in Socorro is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Alpha Enterprises offers the cheapest internet in Socorro with plans starting at $31.5/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Socorro, $47.29.

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.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.