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Internet providers in Pasadena, TX

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Pasadena, TX internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL92%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic39%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable92%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable1.793%
Astound $25.99 300 - 1,200 MbpsCable1.007%
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Pasadena internet service at a glance

At 96%, broadband coverage in Pasadena 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 Pasadena area will have access to cable, which covers 89% of Pasadena residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 88% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 60% of those living in Pasadena.

There are seven internet providers serving the Pasadena area, and 91.03% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Pasadena's seven internet providers, prices start at $25.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Pasadena

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Optimum 112 Mbps 34 Mbps Cable
Viasat 34 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
AT&T 153 Mbps 108 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 194 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Pasadena

The largest internet providers in Pasadena are AT&T and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Pasadena.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Pasadena residents, covering 92% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 39% of the area. Pasadena’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 92% of Pasadena residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Pasadena covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Pasadena 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 Pasadena, $48.71.

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 Pasadena, $0.29.

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 Pasadena. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pasadena's providers, 702 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

39%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to some, but not many households in Pasadena covering 39% 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 Pasadena than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Pasadena, $48.71.

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 Pasadena, $0.29.

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 Pasadena. These download speeds are available to 39% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pasadena's providers, 702 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

92%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Pasadena covering 92% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Pasadena, $48.71.

Xfinity 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 Pasadena, $0.29.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Pasadena. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pasadena's providers, 702 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Pasadena and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pasadena at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pasadena at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Pasadena 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 Pasadena with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 92% of households in Pasadena. The next fastest internet provider in Pasadena is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 39% of the area.

Astound offers the cheapest internet in Pasadena with plans starting at $25.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Pasadena, $48.71.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Pasadena, covering 39% of the city. Astound also offers fiber internet in Pasadena and is available to 1.007% of households.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.