Internet providers in Tucumcari, NM

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Tucumcari, NM internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 20 MbpsDSL96%
ENMR $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic8.902%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 5 MbpsSatellite100%
ENMR $40.00 10 - 5 MbpsWireless47%
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Tucumcari internet service at a glance

At 96%, broadband coverage in Tucumcari 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 Tucumcari area will have access to DSL, which covers 96% of Tucumcari residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 8.900% of the area. No cable providers are currently available in Tucumcari, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Tucumcari area, and 8.97% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Tucumcari's four internet providers, prices start at $40 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Tucumcari

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

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

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

20 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

96%

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

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Tucumcari 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 Tucumcari, $48.75.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tucumcari, $2.57.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 20 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Tucumcari. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Tucumcari's providers, 264 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 Tucumcari covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Tucumcari 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 Tucumcari, $48.75.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tucumcari, $2.57.

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 Tucumcari. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Tucumcari's providers, 264 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 Tucumcari covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Tucumcari 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 Tucumcari, $48.75.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tucumcari, $2.57.

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 Tucumcari. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Tucumcari's providers, 264 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

ENMR is the fastest internet provider in Tucumcari with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 8.902% of households in Tucumcari. The next fastest internet provider in Tucumcari is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

ENMR offers the cheapest internet in Tucumcari with plans starting at $40/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Tucumcari, $48.75.

ENMR is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Tucumcari, covering 8.902% of the city.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

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.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.