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Internet providers in Carthage, TX

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Carthage, TX internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 25 MbpsDSL98%
Suddenlink $30.00 100 - 150 MbpsCable3.644%
CoBridge Communications - 4 - 250 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Carthage internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Carthage 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 Carthage area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Carthage residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Carthage, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Carthage area, and 98.42% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Carthage's five internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 250 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Carthage

The largest internet providers in Carthage are AT&T, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing DSL and satellite options to Carthage.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Carthage residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Carthage’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Carthage residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Carthage covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Carthage 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 Carthage, $42.50.

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 Carthage, $1.15.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Carthage. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Carthage's providers, 53 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 Carthage covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Carthage 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 Carthage, $42.50.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Carthage, $1.15.

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 Carthage. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Carthage's providers, 53 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

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

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Carthage covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Carthage 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 $50/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Carthage, $42.50.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Carthage, $1.15.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Carthage. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Carthage's providers, 53 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

CoBridge Communications is the fastest internet provider in Carthage with download speeds up to 250 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Carthage. The next fastest internet provider in Carthage is Suddenlink, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 3.644% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Carthage with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Carthage, $42.50.

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%.

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.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

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.