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Internet providers in 77056

Find internet providers serving the 77056 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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77056 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL100%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic56%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable6.100%
Astound $25.99 300 - 1,200 MbpsCable2.250%
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77056 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 77056 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 77056 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 90% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 59% of those living in the 77056 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 77056 area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 77056, prices start at $25.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Houston

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 12 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Xfinity 228 Mbps 19 Mbps Cable
AT&T 214 Mbps 177 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 77056

The largest internet providers serving the 77056 ZIP code are AT&T and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 77056 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 56% of the area. Houston’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 77056 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in the 77056 ZIP code, covering 100% 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Houston, $47.66.

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, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Houston, $0.28.

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 20 Mbps in 77056 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Houston's providers, 702 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

56%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to about half of households in the 77056 ZIP code, covering 56% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from AT&T is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 77056 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Houston, $47.66.

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, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Houston, $0.28.

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 1,000 Mbps in 77056 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 56% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Houston's providers, 702 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 77056 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 77056 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Houston, $47.66.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Houston, $0.28.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in 77056 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Houston's providers, 702 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 77056 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 77056 and the greater Houston area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Houston at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Houston at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 77056 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 77056 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 77056 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 77056. The next fastest internet provider in the 77056 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 56% of the area.

Astound offers the cheapest internet in the 77056 ZIP with service starting at $25.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Houston, $47.66.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 77056 ZIP code, covering 56% of the city. Astound also offers fiber internet in 77056 and is available to 2.250% of households.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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