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Internet providers in 78406

Find internet providers serving the 78406 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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78406 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL6.560%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable90%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
Ranch Wireless $29.95 -Wireless100%
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78406 internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in the 78406 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 78406 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 90% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 70% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 6.560% of those living in the 78406 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 78406 area, and 0.00% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 78406, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Corpus Christi

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 176 Mbps 13 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 78406

The largest internet providers serving the 78406 ZIP code are Spectrum, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 78406 ZIP code, covering 90% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Corpus Christi’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 78406 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

10 Mbps

Average availability

90%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 78406 ZIP code, covering 90% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 78406 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 Corpus Christi, $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 Corpus Christi, $0.77.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 78406 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Corpus Christi's providers, 37 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 78406 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 78406 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 Corpus Christi, $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 Corpus Christi, $0.77.

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 78406 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Corpus Christi's providers, 37 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 78406 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 78406 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 Corpus Christi, $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 Corpus Christi, $0.77.

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 78406 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Corpus Christi's providers, 37 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 78406 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 78406 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 6.560% of households in 78406. The next fastest internet provider in the 78406 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 90% of the area.

Ranch Wireless offers the cheapest internet in the 78406 ZIP with service starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Corpus Christi, $53.98.

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.

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.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.