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Internet providers in 76528

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76528 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL79%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable62%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL1.070%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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76528 internet service at a glance

At 1%, broadband coverage in the 76528 ZIP code is much lower than the rest of Texas - 91%, and much lower than broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 76528 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 91% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 62% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.410% of those living in the 76528 ZIP code.

There are nine internet providers serving the 76528 area, and 62.98% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among nine internet providers in 76528, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Gatesville

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 23 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Viasat 11 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Rise Broadband 21 Mbps 4 Mbps Wireless
CenturyLink 50 Mbps 25 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 76528

The largest internet providers serving the 76528 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Optimum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to most in the 76528 ZIP code, covering 79% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Optimum, which covers 62% of the area. Gatesville’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 76528 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

79%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 76528 ZIP code, covering 79% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Gatesville, $46.86.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gatesville, $0.70.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 76528 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 79% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Gatesville's providers, 25 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1.5 Mbps

Average availability

62%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to most households in the 76528 ZIP code, covering 62% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 76528 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Gatesville, $46.86.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gatesville, $0.70.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1.5 Mbps in 76528 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 62% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Gatesville's providers, 25 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 76528 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 76528 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 Gatesville, $46.86.

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 Gatesville, $0.70.

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 76528 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Gatesville's providers, 25 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 76528 frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in the 76528 ZIP code with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.070% of households in 76528. The next fastest internet provider in the 76528 ZIP code is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 62% of the area.

Reach Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 76528 ZIP with service starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Gatesville, $46.86.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

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.

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.

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