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Internet providers in 79401

Find internet providers serving the 79401 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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79401 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL100%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic5.090%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Rise Broadband $29.95 25 - 250 MbpsWireless100%
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79401 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 79401 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 79401 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 19% of those living in the 79401 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 79401 area, and 99.91% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 79401, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Lubbock

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 95 Mbps 45 Mbps DSL
Optimum 121 Mbps 28 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 79401

The largest internet providers serving the 79401 ZIP code are AT&T, Optimum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 79401 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Optimum, which covers 100% of the area. Lubbock’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 79401 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

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in the 79401 ZIP code, covering 100% 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lubbock, $51.65.

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 Lubbock, $0.81.

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 79401 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lubbock's providers, 355 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

100%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to all households in the 79401 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 79401 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 Lubbock, $51.65.

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 Lubbock, $0.81.

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 79401 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lubbock's providers, 355 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 the 79401 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 79401 ZIP 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 Lubbock, $51.65.

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 Lubbock, $0.81.

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 79401 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lubbock's providers, 355 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 79401 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 79401 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 79401. The next fastest internet provider in the 79401 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 5.090% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 79401 ZIP with service starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lubbock, $51.65.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 79401 ZIP code, covering 5.090% of the city.

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.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.