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Internet providers in Canton, TX

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Canton, TX internet providers

Provider
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable4.653%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
Rise Broadband $29.95 25 - 250 MbpsWireless98%
PEOPLES - -Wireless87%
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Canton internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Canton 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 Canton area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Canton residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 2.750% of the area. No DSL providers are currently available in Canton, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Canton area. Among Canton's six internet providers, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Canton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 12 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Optimum 51 Mbps 9 Mbps Cable
Texas Cellnet 19 Mbps 9 Mbps Wireless
HughesNet 19 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in Canton

The largest internet providers in Canton are HughesNet and Viasat bringing satellite options to Canton.

Satellite internet from HughesNet is available to nearly all Canton residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from Viasat, which covers 100% of the area.

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 Canton covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Canton 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 Canton, $46.98.

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 Canton, $0.64.

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 Canton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Canton's providers, 41 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 Canton covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Canton 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 Canton, $46.98.

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 Canton, $0.64.

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 Canton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Canton's providers, 41 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Optimum is the fastest internet provider in Canton with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 4.653% of households in Canton. The next fastest internet provider in Canton is Rise Broadband, offering download speeds up to 250 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in Canton with plans starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Canton, $46.98.

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.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.