Internet providers in 76597

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76597 internet providers

Provider
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
NextLink $49.95 5 - 30 MbpsWireless100%
Skybeam - -Wireless100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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76597 internet service at a glance

At 0%, broadband coverage in the 76597 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 76597 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 0.000% of households. No cable or fiber-optic providers are currently available in Gatesville, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the 76597 area. Among four internet providers in 76597, prices start at $49.95 and available download speeds reach up to 30 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 76597

The largest internet providers serving the 76597 ZIP code are HughesNet and Viasat bringing satellite options to the area.

Satellite internet from HughesNet is available to nearly all Gatesville residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from Viasat, which covers 100% of the area.

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 the 76597 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 76597 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Gatesville, $53.31.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gatesville, $3.81.

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 76597 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, 22 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

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

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in the 76597 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 76597 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 $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Gatesville, $53.31.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gatesville, $3.81.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 76597 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, 22 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 76597 frequently asked questions

NextLink is the fastest internet provider in the 76597 ZIP code with download speeds up to 30 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 76597. The next fastest internet provider in the 76597 ZIP code is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

NextLink offers the cheapest internet in the 76597 ZIP with service starting at $49.95/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Gatesville, $53.31.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.