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Internet providers in 79416

Find internet providers serving the 79416 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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79416 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL93%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic12%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable99%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL4.550%
Cameron Communications $30.00 6 - 15 MbpsWired6.760%
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79416 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 79416 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 79416 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 67% of those living in the 79416 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 79416 area, and 94.46% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 79416, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Lubbock

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Optimum 195 Mbps 21 Mbps Cable
Rise Broadband 15 Mbps 3 Mbps Wireless
AT&T 210 Mbps 161 Mbps DSL
Windstream 4 Mbps 0 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 79416

The largest internet providers serving the 79416 ZIP code are AT&T and Optimum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 79416 ZIP code, covering 93% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 12% of the area. Lubbock’s third most-available internet provider, Optimum, offers cable to around 99% of residents in the 79416 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

93%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 79416 ZIP code, covering 93% 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 Lubbock, $48.55.

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, $0.64.

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 79416 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lubbock's providers, 308 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

12%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 79416 ZIP code, covering 12% 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 79416 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 Lubbock, $48.55.

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, $0.64.

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 79416 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 12% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lubbock's providers, 308 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

99%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to all households in the 79416 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 79416 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Lubbock, $48.55.

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, $0.64.

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 79416 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lubbock's providers, 308 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 79416 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 79416 and the greater Lubbock area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lubbock at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lubbock at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 79416 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 Lubbock 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 Lubbock cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 79416 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 79416 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 93% of households in 79416. The next fastest internet provider in the 79416 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 12% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 79416 ZIP with service starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lubbock, $48.55.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 79416 ZIP code, covering 12% of the city. Cameron Communications also offers fiber internet in 79416 and is available to 4.900% of households.

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.

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.

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.