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Internet providers in 78577

Find internet providers serving the 78577 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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78577 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL85%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Smartcom Telephone $29.95 -Fiber-optic25%
Coba Systems $49.95 -Cable1.930%
Smartcom Telephone $29.95 -Wired0.450%
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78577 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 78577 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 78577 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 84% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 24% of those living in the 78577 ZIP code.

There are nine internet providers serving the 78577 area, and 88.27% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among nine internet providers in 78577, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Pharr

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 24 Mbps 17 Mbps DSL
Smartcom Telephone 156 Mbps 123 Mbps Fiber-optic
Spectrum 68 Mbps 20 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 78577

The largest internet providers serving the 78577 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and Smartcom Telephone bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 78577 ZIP code, covering 85% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Pharr’s third most-available internet provider, Smartcom Telephone, offers fiber-optic to around 25% of residents in the 78577 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

85%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 78577 ZIP code, covering 85% 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 Pharr, $52.83.

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 Pharr, $0.85.

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 78577 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 85% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pharr's providers, 206 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 78577 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 78577 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Pharr, $52.83.

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 Pharr, $0.85.

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 78577 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pharr's providers, 206 Mbps.

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Smartcom Telephone fiber-optic internet

Provider

Smartcom Telephone

Starting price*
$29.95/mo.
Max download speed

null Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

25%

Fiber-optic from Smartcom Telephone offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 78577 ZIP code, covering 25% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Smartcom Telephone is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 78577 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Smartcom Telephone start at $29.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Pharr, $52.83.

Smartcom Telephone customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.99 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pharr, $0.85.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Smartcom Telephone offers download speeds up to null Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 78577 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 25% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Pharr's providers, 206 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 78577 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 78577 and the greater Pharr area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pharr at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pharr at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 78577 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 78577 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 78577 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 85% of households in 78577. The next fastest internet provider in the 78577 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 100% of the area.

Smartcom Telephone offers the cheapest internet in the 78577 ZIP with service starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Pharr, $52.83.

Smartcom Telephone is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 78577 ZIP code, covering 25% of the city.

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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.

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.