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Internet providers in 78641

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78641 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL92%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic23%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable55%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable68%
Astound $25.99 300 - 1,200 MbpsWired2.310%
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78641 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 78641 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 78641 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 99% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 38% of those living in the 78641 ZIP code.

There are 10 internet providers serving the 78641 area, and 93.95% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 10 internet providers in 78641, prices start at $25.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Leander

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Optimum 222 Mbps 20 Mbps Cable
Viasat 9 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Rise Broadband 21 Mbps 4 Mbps Wireless
Spectrum 77 Mbps 22 Mbps Cable
AT&T 240 Mbps 174 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 78641

The largest internet providers serving the 78641 ZIP code are AT&T and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 78641 ZIP code, covering 92% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 23% of the area. Leander’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 55% of residents in the 78641 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

92%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 78641 ZIP code, covering 92% 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 Leander, $47.99.

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 Leander, $0.21.

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 78641 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Leander's providers, 631 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

23%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 78641 ZIP code, covering 23% 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 78641 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 Leander, $47.99.

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 Leander, $0.21.

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 78641 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 23% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Leander's providers, 631 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

20 Mbps

Average availability

55%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to about half of households in the 78641 ZIP code, covering 55% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 78641 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 Leander, $47.99.

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 Leander, $0.21.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 78641 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 55% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Leander's providers, 631 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 78641 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 78641 and the greater Leander area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Leander at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Leander at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 78641 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 78641 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 78641 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 92% of households in 78641. The next fastest internet provider in the 78641 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 23% of the area.

Astound offers the cheapest internet in the 78641 ZIP with service starting at $25.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Leander, $47.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 78641 ZIP code, covering 23% of the city. Astound also offers fiber internet in 78641 and is available to 1.100% 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.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.