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Internet providers in 78724

Find internet providers serving the 78724 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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78724 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic2.396%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL92%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable99%
Grande Communications $35.99 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable12%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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78724 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 78724 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 78724 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 2.400% of those living in the 78724 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 78724 area, and 99.39% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 78724, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 78724

The largest internet providers serving the 78724 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and Grande Communications bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 78724 ZIP code, covering 92% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 99% of the area. Austin’s third most-available internet provider, Grande Communications, offers cable to around 12% of residents in the 78724 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 78724 ZIP code, covering 92% 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Austin, $41.82.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Austin, $0.44.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 78724 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Austin's providers, 406 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 78724 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 78724 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Austin, $41.82.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Austin, $0.44.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 78724 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Austin's providers, 406 Mbps.

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Grande Communications cable internet

Provider

Grande Communications

Starting price*
$35.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

12%

Cable from Grande Communications offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 78724 ZIP code, covering 12% of the area.

Grande Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 78724 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Grande Communications start at $35.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Austin, $41.82.

Grande Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.12 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Austin, $0.44.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Grande Communications offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 78724 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 12% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Austin's providers, 406 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 78724 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 78724 and the greater Austin area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Austin at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Austin at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 78724 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Austin may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Austin cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 78724 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 78724 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 2.396% of households in 78724. The next fastest internet provider in the 78724 ZIP code is Grande Communications, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 12% of the area.

Ranch Wireless offers the cheapest internet in the 78724 ZIP with service starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Austin, $41.82.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 78724 ZIP code, covering 2.396% of the city.

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.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

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.