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Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL78%
Vyve Broadband $25 25 - 105 MbpsCable64%
Taylor Telephone Cooperative, Inc. - -DSL1.625%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 5 MbpsSatellite100%
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76821 internet service at a glance

At 80%, broadband coverage in the 76821 ZIP code is slightly lower than the rest of Texas - 91%, and slightly lower than broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 76821 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 79% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 64% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Ballinger, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are eight internet providers serving the 76821 area, and 63.18% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 76821, prices start at $25 and available download speeds reach up to 105 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 76821

The largest internet providers serving the 76821 ZIP code are Frontier, Vyve Broadband, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to most in the 76821 ZIP code, covering 78% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Vyve Broadband, which covers 64% of the area. Ballinger’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 76821 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

78%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to most households in the 76821 ZIP code, covering 78% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Ballinger, $42.15.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ballinger, $3.24.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 76821 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 78% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Ballinger's providers, 32 Mbps.

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Vyve Broadband cable internet

Provider

Vyve Broadband

Starting price*
$25/mo.
Max download speed

105 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

64%

Cable from Vyve Broadband offers broadband to most households in the 76821 ZIP code, covering 64% of the area.

Vyve Broadband’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 76821 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Vyve Broadband start at $25/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Ballinger, $42.15.

Vyve Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ballinger, $3.24.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Vyve Broadband offers download speeds up to 105 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 76821 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 64% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Ballinger's providers, 32 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 the 76821 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 76821 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Ballinger, $42.15.

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 Ballinger, $3.24.

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 76821 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Ballinger's providers, 32 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 76821 frequently asked questions

Vyve Broadband is the fastest internet provider in the 76821 ZIP code with download speeds up to 105 Mbps. These speeds are available to 64% of households in 76821. The next fastest internet provider in the 76821 ZIP code is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Vyve Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 76821 ZIP with service starting at $25/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Ballinger, $42.15.

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.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

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.