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Internet providers in 75081

Find internet providers serving the 75081 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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75081 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic59%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL72%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsFiber-optic10%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsDSL0.762%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable100%
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75081 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 75081 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 75081 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 75% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 65% of those living in the 75081 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 75081 area, and 97.49% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 75081, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 75081

The largest internet providers serving the 75081 ZIP code are AT&T and Frontier bringing DSL and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 75081 ZIP code, covering 72% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 59% of the area. Richardson’s third most-available internet provider, Frontier, offers fiber-optic to around 10% of residents in the 75081 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

72%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 75081 ZIP code, covering 72% 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 Richardson, $42.59.

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 Richardson, $0.79.

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 75081 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 72% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Richardson's providers, 294 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

59%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to about half of households in the 75081 ZIP code, covering 59% 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 75081 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Richardson, $42.59.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Richardson, $0.79.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 75081 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 59% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Richardson's providers, 294 Mbps.

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Frontier fiber-optic internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

10%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 75081 ZIP code, covering 10% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Frontier is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 75081 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Richardson, $42.59.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Richardson, $0.79.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in 75081 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 10% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Richardson's providers, 294 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 75081 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 75081 and the greater Richardson area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Richardson at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Richardson at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 75081 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 75081 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 75081 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 59% of households in 75081. The next fastest internet provider in the 75081 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 75081 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Richardson, $42.59.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 75081 ZIP code, covering 59% of the city. Frontier also offers fiber internet in 75081 and is available to 10% of households.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

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.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.