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Internet providers in 76179

Find internet providers serving the 76179 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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76179 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL94%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic25%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable91%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
NextLink $69.95 10 - 1,000 MbpsWireless100%
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76179 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 76179 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 76179 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 96% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 58% of those living in the 76179 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 76179 area, and 90.66% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 76179, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Fort Worth

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 176 Mbps 94 Mbps DSL
Viasat 17 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Spectrum 90 Mbps 40 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 76179

The largest internet providers serving the 76179 ZIP code are AT&T and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 76179 ZIP code, covering 94% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 25% of the area. Fort Worth’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 91% of residents in the 76179 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 76179 ZIP code, covering 94% 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 Fort Worth, $55.69.

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 Fort Worth, $0.98.

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 20 Mbps in 76179 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fort Worth's providers, 210 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

25%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 76179 ZIP code, covering 25% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from AT&T is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 76179 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Fort Worth, $55.69.

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 Fort Worth, $0.98.

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 1,000 Mbps in 76179 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 25% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fort Worth's providers, 210 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

91%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 76179 ZIP code, covering 91% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 76179 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Fort Worth, $55.69.

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 Fort Worth, $0.98.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 76179 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fort Worth's providers, 210 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 76179 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 76179 and the greater Fort Worth area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Fort Worth at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Fort Worth at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 76179 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 Fort Worth 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 Fort Worth DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 76179 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 76179 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 94% of households in 76179. The next fastest internet provider in the 76179 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 25% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 76179 ZIP with service starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fort Worth, $55.69.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 76179 ZIP code, covering 25% of the city.

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 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.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.