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Internet providers in Laredo, TX

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Laredo, TX internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL67%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Smartcom Telephone $29.95 -Fiber-optic6.165%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Laredo internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Laredo 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 Laredo area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Laredo residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 77% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 12% of those living in Laredo.

There are six internet providers serving the Laredo area, and 69.61% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Laredo's six internet providers, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Laredo

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Smartcom Telephone 98 Mbps 67 Mbps Fiber-optic
HughesNet 22 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Spectrum 123 Mbps 27 Mbps Cable
Viasat 8 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
AT&T 110 Mbps 88 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Laredo

The largest internet providers in Laredo are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Laredo.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most Laredo residents, covering 67% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Laredo’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Laredo residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

67%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in Laredo covering 67% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Laredo 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Laredo, $53.98.

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 Laredo, $0.76.

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 5 Mbps in Laredo. These download speeds are available to 67% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Laredo's providers, 232 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Laredo covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Laredo, $53.98.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Laredo, $0.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Laredo. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Laredo's providers, 232 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 Laredo covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Laredo 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 Laredo, $53.98.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Laredo, $0.76.

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 Laredo. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Laredo's providers, 232 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Laredo with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 67% of households in Laredo. The next fastest internet provider in Laredo is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 100% of the area.

Smartcom Telephone offers the cheapest internet in Laredo with plans starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Laredo, $53.98.

Smartcom Telephone is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Laredo, covering 6.165% of the city.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

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.