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Internet providers in 77493

Find internet providers serving the 77493 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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77493 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL6.260%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic6.260%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable93%
Consolidated Communications $35.00 50 - 2,000 MbpsDSL61%
Astound $25.99 300 - 1,200 MbpsCable23%
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77493 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 77493 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 77493 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 94% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 82% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 26% of those living in the 77493 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 77493 area, and 77.45% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 77493, prices start at $25.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Katy

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Consolidated Communications 152 Mbps 67 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 5 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
AT&T 183 Mbps 81 Mbps DSL
Rise Broadband 22 Mbps 11 Mbps Wireless
Xfinity 199 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 77493

The largest internet providers serving the 77493 ZIP code are Xfinity, Consolidated Communications, and Astound bringing cable and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all in the 77493 ZIP code, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Consolidated Communications, which covers 61% of the area. Katy’s third most-available internet provider, Astound, offers cable to around 23% of residents in the 77493 ZIP code.

Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

93%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 77493 ZIP code, covering 93% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 77493 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 Katy, $44.42.

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 Katy, $0.37.

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 77493 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Katy's providers, 618 Mbps.

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Consolidated Communications DSL internet

Provider

Consolidated Communications

Starting price*
$35/mo.
Max download speed

2,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

100 Mbps

Average availability

61%

DSL from Consolidated Communications offers broadband to most households in the 77493 ZIP code, covering 61% of the area.

DSL internet from Consolidated Communications 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 Consolidated Communications start at $35/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Katy, $44.42.

Consolidated Communications 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 Katy, $0.37.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Consolidated Communications offers download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 100 Mbps in 77493 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 61% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Katy's providers, 618 Mbps.

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Astound cable internet

Provider

Astound

Starting price*
$25.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,200 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

23%

Cable from Astound offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 77493 ZIP code, covering 23% of the area.

Astound’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 77493 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Astound start at $25.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Katy, $44.42.

Astound customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.09 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Katy, $0.37.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Astound offers download speeds up to 1,200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 77493 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 23% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Katy's providers, 618 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 77493 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 77493 and the greater Katy area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Katy at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Katy at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 77493 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Katy may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Katy cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 77493 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 77493 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 6.260% of households in 77493. The next fastest internet provider in the 77493 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 6.260% of the area.

Astound offers the cheapest internet in the 77493 ZIP with service starting at $25.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Katy, $44.42.

Astound is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 77493 ZIP code, covering 23% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in 77493 and is available to 6.260% 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.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.