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Internet providers in 75751

Find internet providers serving the 75751 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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75751 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL96%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable90%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
Rise Broadband $29.95 25 - 250 MbpsWireless8.020%
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75751 internet service at a glance

At 95%, broadband coverage in the 75751 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 75751 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 95% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 3.890% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Athens, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the 75751 area, and 89.94% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 75751, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Athens

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
CenturyLink 18 Mbps 4 Mbps DSL
Optimum 170 Mbps 24 Mbps Cable
Viasat 8 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
HughesNet 2 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 75751

The largest internet providers serving the 75751 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Optimum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all in the 75751 ZIP code, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Optimum, which covers 90% of the area. Athens’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 75751 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 75751 ZIP code, covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Athens, $50.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Athens, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 75751 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Athens's providers, 228 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

90%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 75751 ZIP code, covering 90% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 75751 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 Athens, $50.99.

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 Athens, $0.69.

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 75751 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Athens's providers, 228 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 75751 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 75751 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 Athens, $50.99.

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 Athens, $0.69.

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 75751 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Athens's providers, 228 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 75751 frequently asked questions

Optimum is the fastest internet provider in the 75751 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 90% of households in 75751. The next fastest internet provider in the 75751 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 96% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 75751 ZIP with service starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Athens, $50.99.

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%.

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.

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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.