Internet providers in Huntsville, TX

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Huntsville internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Huntsville 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 Huntsville area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Huntsville residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 8.230% of those living in Huntsville.

There are nine internet providers serving the Huntsville area, and 94.34% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Huntsville's nine internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Huntsville

The largest internet providers in Huntsville are AT&T, Windstream, and Suddenlink bringing DSL and cable options to Huntsville.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Huntsville residents, covering 95% of households. Some will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 10% of the area. Huntsville’s third most-available internet provider, Suddenlink, offers cable to around 99% of Huntsville residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Huntsville covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Huntsville 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Huntsville, $44.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Huntsville, $0.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Huntsville. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Huntsville's providers, 442 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

10%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to a limited number of households in Huntsville covering 10% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream uses telephone lines in Huntsville 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 Windstream start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Huntsville, $44.99.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Huntsville, $0.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in Huntsville. These download speeds are available to 10% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Huntsville's providers, 442 Mbps.

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Suddenlink cable internet

Provider
Suddenlink
Starting price*
$34.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Suddenlink offers broadband to all households in Huntsville covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Suddenlink start at $34.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Huntsville, $44.99.

Suddenlink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.70 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Huntsville, $0.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Suddenlink offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in Huntsville. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Huntsville's providers, 442 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Huntsville, TX internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic8.225%
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 MbpsDSL95%
Windstream $29.99/mo. 10 - 100 MbpsDSL10%
Suddenlink $34.99/mo. 50 - 1,000 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Huntsville with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 8.225% of households in Huntsville. The next fastest internet provider in Huntsville is Suddenlink, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in Huntsville with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Huntsville, $44.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Huntsville, covering 8.225% of the city.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

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.