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Internet providers in 78576

Find internet providers serving the 78576 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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78576 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL100%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Coba Systems $49.95 -Cable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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78576 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 78576 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 78576 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. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Penitas, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the 78576 area. Among seven internet providers in 78576, prices start at $49.95 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Penitas

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 86 Mbps 9 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 78576

The largest internet providers serving the 78576 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and Coba Systems bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 78576 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Penitas’s third most-available internet provider, Coba Systems, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 78576 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in the 78576 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 Penitas, $56.65.

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 Penitas, $0.80.

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 0.768 Mbps in 78576 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Penitas's providers, 35 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 78576 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 78576 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Penitas, $56.65.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Penitas, $0.80.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 78576 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Penitas's providers, 35 Mbps.

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Coba Systems cable internet

Provider

Coba Systems

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

null Mbps

Max upload speed

51 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Coba Systems offers broadband to all households in the 78576 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Coba Systems’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 78576 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Coba Systems start at $49.95/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Penitas, $56.65.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Coba Systems offers download speeds up to null Mbps and upload speeds up to 51 Mbps in 78576 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Penitas's providers, 35 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 78576 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 78576 and the greater Penitas area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Penitas at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Penitas at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 78576 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 Penitas 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 Penitas DSL and cable internet providers.

Internet providers in 78576 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 78576 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 78576. The next fastest internet provider in the 78576 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 100% of the area.

Wireless Internet Corp offers the cheapest internet in the 78576 ZIP with service starting at $49.95/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Penitas, $56.65.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

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.

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.