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Internet providers in Alvarado, TX

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Alvarado, TX internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL99%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
NextLink $69.95 10 - 1,000 MbpsWireless100%
Rise Broadband $29.95 25 - 250 MbpsWireless100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Alvarado internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Alvarado is comparable to the rest of Texas - 91%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Alvarado area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Alvarado residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 61% of the area. No cable providers are currently available in Alvarado, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Alvarado area. Among Alvarado's six internet providers, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Alvarado

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Rise Broadband 20 Mbps 7 Mbps Wireless
HughesNet 8 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
AT&T 241 Mbps 160 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Alvarado

The largest internet providers in Alvarado are AT&T, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing DSL and satellite options to Alvarado.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Alvarado residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Alvarado’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Alvarado residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in Alvarado covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Alvarado 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 AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Alvarado, $56.65.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Alvarado, $3.78.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Alvarado. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Alvarado's providers, 29 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Alvarado covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Alvarado 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Alvarado, $56.65.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Alvarado, $3.78.

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

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$69.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Alvarado 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 $69.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Alvarado, $56.65.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.83 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Alvarado, $3.78.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Alvarado. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Alvarado's providers, 29 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Alvarado with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Alvarado. The next fastest internet provider in Alvarado is NextLink, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in Alvarado with plans starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Alvarado, $56.65.

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.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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.