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Internet providers in 79118

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79118 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL28%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable89%
Cameron Communications $30.00 6 - 15 MbpsWired4.120%
Pathwayz Communications - -Wired0.230%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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79118 internet service at a glance

At 96%, broadband coverage in the 79118 ZIP code 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 79118 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 96% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 46% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 30% of those living in the 79118 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 79118 area, and 26.23% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 79118, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Amarillo

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Pathwayz Communications 86 Mbps 24 Mbps Wireless
AT&T 175 Mbps 130 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 21 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Optimum 184 Mbps 30 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 79118

The largest internet providers serving the 79118 ZIP code are AT&T, Optimum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to many in the 79118 ZIP code, covering 28% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Optimum, which covers 89% of the area. Amarillo’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 79118 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

28%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 79118 ZIP code, covering 28% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines 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 Amarillo, $52.50.

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, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Amarillo, $0.77.

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 0.768 Mbps in 79118 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 28% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Amarillo's providers, 185 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

89%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 79118 ZIP code, covering 89% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 79118 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Amarillo, $52.50.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Amarillo, $0.77.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 79118 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 89% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Amarillo's providers, 185 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 the 79118 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 79118 ZIP 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 significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Amarillo, $52.50.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Amarillo, $0.77.

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 79118 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Amarillo's providers, 185 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 79118 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 79118 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 28% of households in 79118. The next fastest internet provider in the 79118 ZIP code is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 89% of the area.

Cameron Communications offers the cheapest internet in the 79118 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Amarillo, $52.50.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

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.