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Internet providers in 79201

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79201 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL96%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable94%
SANTA ROSA TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE - 0004278420 $36.95 -Fiber-optic99%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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79201 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 79201 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 79201 ZIP will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 99% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 94% of those living in the 79201 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 79201 area, and 96.08% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 79201, prices start at $36.95 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Childress

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 8 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 79201

The largest internet providers serving the 79201 ZIP code are AT&T, Optimum, and SANTA ROSA TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE - 0004278420 bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 79201 ZIP code, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Optimum, which covers 94% of the area. Childress’s third most-available internet provider, SANTA ROSA TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE - 0004278420, offers fiber-optic to around 99% of residents in the 79201 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 79201 ZIP code, covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T 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 AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Childress, $53.39.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Childress, $0.75.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 79201 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Childress's providers, 214 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1.5 Mbps

Average availability

94%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 79201 ZIP code, covering 94% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 79201 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Childress, $53.39.

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 Childress, $0.75.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1.5 Mbps in 79201 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Childress's providers, 214 Mbps.

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SANTA ROSA TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE - 0004278420 fiber-optic internet

Provider

SANTA ROSA TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE - 0004278420

Starting price*
$36.95/mo.
Max download speed

null Mbps

Max upload speed

100 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Fiber-optic from SANTA ROSA TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE - 0004278420 offers broadband to all households in the 79201 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from SANTA ROSA TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE - 0004278420 is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 79201 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for SANTA ROSA TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE - 0004278420 start at $36.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Childress, $53.39.

SANTA ROSA TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE - 0004278420 customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 3 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $12.32 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Childress, $0.75.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, SANTA ROSA TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE - 0004278420 offers download speeds up to null Mbps and upload speeds up to 100 Mbps in 79201 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Childress's providers, 214 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 79201 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 79201 and the greater Childress area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Childress at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Childress at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 79201 ZIP, 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 Childress 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 Childress fiber-optic, DSL, and cable internet providers.

Internet providers in 79201 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 79201 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in 79201. The next fastest internet provider in the 79201 ZIP code is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 94% of the area.

SANTA ROSA TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE - 0004278420 offers the cheapest internet in the 79201 ZIP with service starting at $36.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Childress, $53.39.

SANTA ROSA TELEPHONE COOPERATIVE - 0004278420 is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 79201 ZIP code, covering 99% of the city.

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.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

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.