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Friendswood, TX internet providers

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AT&T $40 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic7.530%
AT&T $30 100 - 75 MbpsDSL90%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsDSL7.507%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsFiber-optic6.775%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 987 MbpsCable96%
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Friendswood internet service at a glance

At 96%, broadband coverage in Friendswood 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 Friendswood area will have access to cable, which covers 96% of Friendswood residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 19% of those living in Friendswood.

There are seven internet providers serving the Friendswood area, and 96.05% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Friendswood's seven internet providers, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Friendswood

The largest internet providers in Friendswood are AT&T, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Friendswood.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Friendswood residents, covering 90% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 96% of the area. Friendswood’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Friendswood residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

90%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Friendswood covering 90% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Friendswood 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 $30/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Friendswood, $37.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Friendswood, $0.73.

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 Friendswood. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Friendswood's providers, 527 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Friendswood covering 96% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Friendswood, $37.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Friendswood, $0.73.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Friendswood. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Friendswood's providers, 527 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Friendswood covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Friendswood 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Friendswood, $37.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Friendswood, $0.73.

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 Friendswood. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Friendswood's providers, 527 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Friendswood with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 7.530% of households in Friendswood. The next fastest internet provider in Friendswood is enTouch, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 6.496% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Friendswood with plans starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Friendswood, $37.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Friendswood, covering 7.530% of the city. Frontier also offers fiber internet in Friendswood and is available to 6.775% of households.

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.

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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.