Internet providers in 76240

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76240 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 18 MbpsDSL58%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 1 MbpsDSL1.523%
Suddenlink $30.00 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable62%
Nortex Communications $45.00 50 - 100 MbpsCable22%
Nortex Communications $45.00 50 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic11%
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76240 internet service at a glance

At 86%, broadband coverage in the 76240 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 76240 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 81% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 61% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 11% of those living in the 76240 ZIP code.

There are 10 internet providers serving the 76240 area, and 56.70% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 10 internet providers in 76240, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 76240

The largest internet providers serving the 76240 ZIP code are AT&T, Suddenlink, and Nortex Communications bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 76240 ZIP code, covering 58% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Suddenlink, which covers 62% of the area. Gainesville’s third most-available internet provider, Nortex Communications, offers cable to around 22% of residents in the 76240 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

18 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

58%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to about half of households in the 76240 ZIP code, covering 58% 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Gainesville, $43.10.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gainesville, $1.05.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 18 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 76240 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 58% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Gainesville's providers, 261 Mbps.

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Suddenlink cable internet

Provider
Suddenlink
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

62%

Cable from Suddenlink offers broadband to most households in the 76240 ZIP code, covering 62% of the area.

Suddenlink’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 76240 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Suddenlink start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Gainesville, $43.10.

Suddenlink 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 Gainesville, $1.05.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Suddenlink offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 76240 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 62% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Gainesville's providers, 261 Mbps.

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Nortex Communications cable internet

Provider

Nortex Communications

Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

22%

Cable from Nortex Communications offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 76240 ZIP code, covering 22% of the area.

Nortex Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 76240 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Nortex Communications start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Gainesville, $43.10.

Nortex Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.90 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gainesville, $1.05.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Nortex Communications offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 76240 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 22% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Gainesville's providers, 261 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 76240 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 76240 and the greater Gainesville area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Gainesville at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Gainesville at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 76240 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 76240 frequently asked questions

Suddenlink is the fastest internet provider in the 76240 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 62% of households in 76240. The next fastest internet provider in the 76240 ZIP code is Nortex Communications, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 11% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 76240 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Gainesville, $43.10.

Nortex Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 76240 ZIP code, covering 11% of the city.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

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.

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.