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Internet providers in Midland, TX

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Midland, TX internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.732%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL97%
Suddenlink $30.00 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
Grande Communications $35.99 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable81%
Reach Broadband $20.00 20 - 12 MbpsCable2.259%
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Midland internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Midland 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 Midland area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Midland residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.770% of those living in Midland.

There are seven internet providers serving the Midland area, and 99.54% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Midland's seven internet providers, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Midland

The largest internet providers in Midland are AT&T, Suddenlink, and Grande Communications bringing DSL and cable options to Midland.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Midland residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Suddenlink, which covers 100% of the area. Midland’s third most-available internet provider, Grande Communications, offers cable to around 81% of Midland residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Midland covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Midland 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Midland, $37.66.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Midland, $0.29.

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 Midland. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Midland's providers, 686 Mbps.

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Suddenlink cable internet

Provider
Suddenlink
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Suddenlink offers broadband to all households in Midland covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Suddenlink start at $30/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Midland, $37.66.

Suddenlink 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 Midland, $0.29.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Suddenlink offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in Midland. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Midland's providers, 686 Mbps.

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Grande Communications cable internet

Provider

Grande Communications

Starting price*
$35.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

81%

Cable from Grande Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in Midland covering 81% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Grande Communications start at $35.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Midland, $37.66.

Grande Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.12 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Midland, $0.29.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Grande Communications offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in Midland. These download speeds are available to 81% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Midland's providers, 686 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Midland and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Midland at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Midland at $50/mo. for speeds up to 5 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Midland 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 Midland with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 0.732% of households in Midland. The next fastest internet provider in Midland is Suddenlink, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Reach Broadband offers the cheapest internet in Midland with plans starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Midland, $37.66.

Grande Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Midland, covering 0.775% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in Midland and is available to 0.732% of households.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

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.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.