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AT&T $40 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic1.248%
AT&T $30 100 - 75 MbpsDSL82%
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 100 MbpsCable99%
Tabco Services - -Cable97%
SmartCom Telephone - -Fiber-optic7.750%
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78504 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 78504 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 78504 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 9.000% of those living in the 78504 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 78504 area, and 99.32% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 78504, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 78504

The largest internet providers serving the 78504 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 78504 ZIP code, covering 82% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 99% of the area. McAllen’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 78504 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

82%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 78504 ZIP code, covering 82% 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in McAllen, $46.25.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in McAllen, $0.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 78504 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 82% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all McAllen's providers, 303 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 78504 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 78504 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in McAllen, $46.25.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in McAllen, $0.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 78504 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all McAllen's providers, 303 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 78504 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 78504 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in McAllen, $46.25.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in McAllen, $0.63.

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 78504 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all McAllen's providers, 303 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 78504 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 78504 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.248% of households in 78504. The next fastest internet provider in the 78504 ZIP code is SmartCom Telephone, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 7.750% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in the 78504 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in McAllen, $46.25.

SmartCom Telephone is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 78504 ZIP code, covering 7.750% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in 78504 and is available to 1.248% of households.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

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.