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Internet providers in 78861

Find internet providers serving the 78861 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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78861 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL59%
commZoom - 10 - 100 MbpsCable54%
Reach Broadband $20.00 12 - 500 MbpsCable39%
Southwest Texas Telephone Company $39.99 10 - 250 MbpsDSL8.430%
Southwest Texas Telephone Company $39.99 10 - 250 MbpsFiber-optic2.960%
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78861 internet service at a glance

At 78%, broadband coverage in the 78861 ZIP code is slightly lower than the rest of Texas - 91%, and slightly lower than broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 78861 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 64% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 59% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 54% of those living in the 78861 ZIP code.

There are 11 internet providers serving the 78861 area, and 44.33% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 11 internet providers in 78861, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Hondo

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Rock Solid Internet & Telephone 16 Mbps 2 Mbps Wireless
Southwest Texas Telephone Company 48 Mbps 24 Mbps DSL
AT&T 122 Mbps 43 Mbps DSL
Viasat 9 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 78861

The largest internet providers serving the 78861 ZIP code are AT&T, Reach Broadband, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 78861 ZIP code, covering 59% of households. Some will also have the option of cable from Reach Broadband, which covers 39% of the area. Hondo’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 78861 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

59%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to about half of households in the 78861 ZIP code, covering 59% 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 $55/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Hondo, $43.10.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hondo, $3.08.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 78861 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 59% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hondo's providers, 26 Mbps.

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Reach Broadband cable internet

Provider

Reach Broadband

Starting price*
$20/mo.
Max download speed

500 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

39%

Cable from Reach Broadband offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 78861 ZIP code, covering 39% of the area.

Reach Broadband’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 78861 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Reach Broadband start at $20/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Hondo, $43.10.

Reach Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.67 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hondo, $3.08.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Reach Broadband offers download speeds up to 500 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 78861 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 39% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hondo's providers, 26 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 78861 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 78861 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 Hondo, $43.10.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hondo, $3.08.

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 78861 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Hondo's providers, 26 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 78861 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 78861 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 59% of households in 78861. The next fastest internet provider in the 78861 ZIP code is Rock Solid Internet & Telephone, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 65% of the area.

Reach Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 78861 ZIP with service starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hondo, $43.10.

Southwest Texas Telephone Company is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 78861 ZIP code, covering 2.960% of the city.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

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.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.