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Internet providers in 75082

Find internet providers serving the 75082 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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75082 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL70%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic32%
Frontier $54.99 VariesFiber-optic16%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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75082 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 75082 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 75082 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 68% of those living in the 75082 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 75082 area, and 97.20% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 75082, 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
Spectrum 96 Mbps 83 Mbps Cable
Frontier 409 Mbps 291 Mbps Fiber-optic
AT&T 282 Mbps 305 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 75082

The largest internet providers serving the 75082 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 75082 ZIP code, covering 70% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 32% of the area. Richardson’s third most-available internet provider, Frontier, offers fiber-optic to around 16% of residents in the 75082 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

70%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 75082 ZIP code, covering 70% 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 75082 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 70% 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

32%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 75082 ZIP code, covering 32% 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 75082 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 75082 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 32% 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

16%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 75082 ZIP code, covering 16% 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 75082 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 75082 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 75082 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 75082 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 75082 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 75082 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 70% of households in 75082. The next fastest internet provider in the 75082 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 32% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 75082 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 75082 ZIP code, covering 32% of the city. Frontier also offers fiber internet in 75082 and is available to 16% of households.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.