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Internet providers in 78611

Find internet providers serving the 78611 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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78611 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable39%
northland communications corp - 25 - 960 MbpsCable37%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
Rise Broadband $29.95 25 - 250 MbpsWireless99%
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78611 internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in the 78611 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 78611 ZIP will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 71% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 59% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 51% of those living in the 78611 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 78611 area, and 46.49% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 78611, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Burnet

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 9 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
HughesNet 15 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Rise Broadband 20 Mbps 5 Mbps Wireless
Spectrum 146 Mbps 20 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 78611

The largest internet providers serving the 78611 ZIP code are Spectrum, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to many in the 78611 ZIP code, covering 39% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Burnet’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 78611 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

39%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 78611 ZIP code, covering 39% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 78611 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Burnet, $53.98.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Burnet, $0.59.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 78611 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 39% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Burnet's providers, 88 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 78611 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 78611 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 Burnet, $53.98.

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 Burnet, $0.59.

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 78611 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Burnet's providers, 88 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 the 78611 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 78611 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 Viasat start at $69.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Burnet, $53.98.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.83 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Burnet, $0.59.

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 78611 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Burnet's providers, 88 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 78611 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 78611 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 39% of households in 78611. The next fastest internet provider in the 78611 ZIP code is northland communications corp, offering download speeds up to 960 Mbps to 37% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 78611 ZIP with service starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Burnet, $53.98.

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.

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.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.