Internet providers in Katy, TX

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Katy, TX internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 25 MbpsDSL1.276%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable96%
Consolidated Communications $27.00 10 - 100 MbpsDSL67%
En-Touch Systems $29.95 60 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic18%
En-Touch Systems $29.95 60 - 115 MbpsCable18%
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Katy internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Katy 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 Katy area will have access to cable, which covers 96% of Katy residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 74% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 20% of those living in Katy.

There are seven internet providers serving the Katy area, and 80.38% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Katy's seven internet providers, prices start at $27 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Katy

The largest internet providers in Katy are Xfinity, Consolidated Communications, and En-Touch Systems bringing cable and DSL options to Katy.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Katy residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Consolidated Communications, which covers 67% of the area. Katy’s third most-available internet provider, En-Touch Systems, offers cable to around 18% of Katy residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Katy covering 96% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Katy, $37.82.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Katy, $1.08.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Katy. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Katy's providers, 544 Mbps.

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Consolidated Communications DSL internet

Provider

Consolidated Communications

Starting price*
$27/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

100 Mbps

Average availability

67%

DSL from Consolidated Communications offers broadband to most households in Katy covering 67% of the area.

DSL internet from Consolidated Communications uses telephone lines in Katy 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 Consolidated Communications start at $27/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Katy, $37.82.

Consolidated Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.70 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Katy, $1.08.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Consolidated Communications offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 100 Mbps in Katy. These download speeds are available to 67% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Katy's providers, 544 Mbps.

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En-Touch Systems cable internet

Provider

En-Touch Systems

Starting price*
$29.95/mo.
Max download speed

115 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

18%

Cable from En-Touch Systems offers broadband to a limited number of households in Katy covering 18% of the area.

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

Internet prices for En-Touch Systems start at $29.95/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Katy, $37.82.

En-Touch Systems customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 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 Katy, $1.08.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, En-Touch Systems offers download speeds up to 115 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Katy. These download speeds are available to 18% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Katy's providers, 544 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

En-Touch Systems is the fastest internet provider in Katy with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 18% of households in Katy. The next fastest internet provider in Katy is Consolidated Communications, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 1.934% of the area.

Consolidated Communications offers the cheapest internet in Katy with plans starting at $27/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Katy, $37.82.

En-Touch Systems is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Katy, covering 18% of the city. Consolidated Communications also offers fiber internet in Katy and is available to 1.934% of households.

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.

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.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.