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Internet providers in Celina, TX

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Celina, TX internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.048%
AT&T $55.00 25 - 75 MbpsDSL71%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable89%
Grayson Collin Electric Cooperative $50.00 50 - 50 MbpsDSL28%
Grayson Collin Electric Cooperative $50.00 50 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic14%
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Celina internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in Celina 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 Celina area will have access to DSL, which covers 95% of Celina residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 89% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 14% of those living in Celina.

There are eight internet providers serving the Celina area, and 88.30% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Celina's eight internet providers, prices start at $25 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Celina

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Rise Broadband 24 Mbps 4 Mbps Wireless
AT&T 277 Mbps 188 Mbps Fiber-optic
Optimum 279 Mbps 25 Mbps Cable
HughesNet 19 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in Celina

The largest internet providers in Celina are AT&T, Optimum, and Grayson Collin Electric Cooperative bringing DSL and cable options to Celina.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most Celina residents, covering 71% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Optimum, which covers 89% of the area. Celina’s third most-available internet provider, Grayson Collin Electric Cooperative, offers DSL to around 28% of Celina residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

71%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in Celina covering 71% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Celina 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 $55/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Celina, $46.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.20 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Celina, $0.34.

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 Celina. These download speeds are available to 71% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Celina's providers, 339 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

89%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to nearly all households in Celina covering 89% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Celina, $46.99.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Celina, $0.34.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in Celina. These download speeds are available to 89% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Celina's providers, 339 Mbps.

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Grayson Collin Electric Cooperative DSL internet

Provider

Grayson Collin Electric Cooperative

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

28%

DSL from Grayson Collin Electric Cooperative offers broadband to some, but not many households in Celina covering 28% of the area.

DSL internet from Grayson Collin Electric Cooperative uses telephone lines in Celina 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 Grayson Collin Electric Cooperative start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Celina, $46.99.

Grayson Collin Electric Cooperative customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Celina, $0.34.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Grayson Collin Electric Cooperative offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Celina. These download speeds are available to 28% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Celina's providers, 339 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Celina, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Celina, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Celina and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Celina at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Celina at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Celina residents, 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 Celina may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 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 Celina cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Celina with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 0.048% of households in Celina. The next fastest internet provider in Celina is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 89% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in Celina with plans starting at $25/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Celina, $46.99.

Grayson Collin Electric Cooperative is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Celina, covering 14% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in Celina and is available to 0.048% of households.

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%.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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.