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Internet providers in Harker Heights, TX

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Harker Heights, TX internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic12%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL85%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Harker Heights internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Harker Heights 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 Harker Heights area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Harker Heights residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 92% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 12% of those living in Harker Heights.

There are four internet providers serving the Harker Heights area, and 92.62% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Harker Heights's four internet providers, prices start at $44.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Harker Heights

The largest internet providers in Harker Heights are Spectrum and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Harker Heights.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Harker Heights residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 85% of the area. Harker Heights’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 12% of Harker Heights residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Harker Heights covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Harker Heights, $50.00.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Harker Heights, $0.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Harker Heights. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Harker Heights's providers, 309 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

85%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Harker Heights covering 85% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Harker Heights 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 $45/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Harker Heights, $50.00.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Harker Heights, $0.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Harker Heights. These download speeds are available to 85% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Harker Heights's providers, 309 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$65/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

12%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in Harker Heights covering 12% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CenturyLink is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Harker Heights than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $65/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Harker Heights, $50.00.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Harker Heights, $0.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Harker Heights. These download speeds are available to 12% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Harker Heights's providers, 309 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Harker Heights, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Harker Heights, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Harker Heights and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Harker Heights at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Harker Heights at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Harker Heights residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in Harker Heights with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 12% of households in Harker Heights. The next fastest internet provider in Harker Heights is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Harker Heights with plans starting at $44.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Harker Heights, $50.00.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Harker Heights, covering 12% of the city.

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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.