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Internet providers in 78840

Find internet providers serving the 78840 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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78840 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable98%
Big Bend Telecom $90.98 25 - 1,000 MbpsDSL3.310%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Central Texas Tel Co-op $56.95 10 - 1,000 MbpsWireless100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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78840 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 78840 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 78840 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 98% of households. No DSL or fiber-optic providers are currently available in Del Rio, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the 78840 area, and 2.42% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 78840, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Del Rio

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 59 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable
HughesNet 28 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 78840

The largest internet providers serving the 78840 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 78840 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Del Rio’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 78840 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

98%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 78840 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 78840 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Del Rio, $68.99.

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 Del Rio, $0.82.

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 78840 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Del Rio's providers, 32 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 78840 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 78840 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Del Rio, $68.99.

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 Del Rio, $0.82.

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 78840 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Del Rio's providers, 32 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$69.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in the 78840 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 78840 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Del Rio, $68.99.

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 Del Rio, $0.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 78840 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Del Rio's providers, 32 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 78840 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 78840 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 98% of households in 78840. The next fastest internet provider in the 78840 ZIP code is Central Texas Tel Co-op , offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 78840 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Del Rio, $68.99.

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.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

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.

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.