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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 $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL72%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic59%
Frontier $54.99 VariesFiber-optic10%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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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. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 88% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 68% 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 $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Richardson

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Frontier 117 Mbps 70 Mbps Fiber-optic
AT&T 248 Mbps 198 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 132 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable

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*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 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 $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Richardson, $54.15.

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 Richardson, $0.71.

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 75081 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 72% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Richardson's providers, 283 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

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 $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Richardson, $54.15.

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 Richardson, $0.71.

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 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, 283 Mbps.

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Frontier fiber-optic internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

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 $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Richardson, $54.15.

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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 $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Richardson at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 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.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Richardson 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 Richardson cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 75081 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 75081 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 72% of households in 75081. The next fastest internet provider in the 75081 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 59% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 75081 ZIP with service starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Richardson, $54.15.

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.

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.

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.

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.