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Internet providers in Longview, TX

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Longview, TX internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL84%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable13%
Cam-Tel Company $29.95 50 - 250 MbpsCable96%
NetworkCommunications - -Fiber-optic1.420%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Longview internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Longview 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 Longview area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of Longview residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 7.140% of those living in Longview.

There are seven internet providers serving the Longview area, and 88.71% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Longview's seven 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 Longview

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 12 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Optimum 53 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable
AT&T 13 Mbps 3 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Longview

The largest internet providers in Longview are AT&T, Optimum, and Cam-Tel Company bringing DSL and cable options to Longview.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most Longview residents, covering 84% of households. Some will also have the option of cable from Optimum, which covers 13% of the area. Longview’s third most-available internet provider, Cam-Tel Company, offers cable to around 96% of Longview residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

84%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Longview covering 84% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Longview 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 Longview, $51.99.

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 Longview, $0.66.

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 0.768 Mbps in Longview. These download speeds are available to 84% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Longview's providers, 221 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

13%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to a limited number of households in Longview covering 13% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Longview, $51.99.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Longview, $0.66.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in Longview. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Longview's providers, 221 Mbps.

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Cam-Tel Company cable internet

Provider

Cam-Tel Company

Starting price*
$29.95/mo.
Max download speed

250 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Cam-Tel Company offers broadband to nearly all households in Longview covering 96% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Cam-Tel Company start at $29.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Longview, $51.99.

Cam-Tel Company 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 Longview, $0.66.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cam-Tel Company offers download speeds up to 250 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Longview. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Longview's providers, 221 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Longview with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 84% of households in Longview. The next fastest internet provider in Longview is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 13% of the area.

Cam-Tel Company offers the cheapest internet in Longview with plans starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Longview, $51.99.

NetworkCommunications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Longview, covering 1.420% of the city.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.