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Internet providers in Rockdale, TX

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AT&T $30 100 - 18 MbpsDSL100%
Suddenlink Communications $30 50 - 15 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
Rise Broadband $39.95 5 - 5 MbpsWireless100%
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Rockdale internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Rockdale 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 Rockdale area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Rockdale residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Rockdale, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Rockdale area, and 99.14% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Rockdale's six internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 25 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Rockdale

The largest internet providers in Rockdale are AT&T, Suddenlink Communications, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Rockdale.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Rockdale residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Suddenlink Communications, which covers 99% of the area. Rockdale’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Rockdale residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

18 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in Rockdale covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Rockdale 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 Rockdale, $41.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rockdale, $1.10.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 18 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in Rockdale. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Rockdale's providers, 15 Mbps.

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Suddenlink Communications cable internet

Provider

Suddenlink Communications

Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1.5 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Suddenlink Communications offers broadband to all households in Rockdale covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Suddenlink Communications start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Rockdale, $41.99.

Suddenlink Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rockdale, $1.10.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Suddenlink Communications offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1.5 Mbps in Rockdale. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Rockdale's providers, 15 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Rockdale covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Rockdale where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Rockdale, $41.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rockdale, $1.10.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Rockdale. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Rockdale's providers, 15 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

HughesNet is the fastest internet provider in Rockdale with download speeds up to 25 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Rockdale. The next fastest internet provider in Rockdale is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 18 Mbps to 100% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Rockdale with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Rockdale, $41.99.

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.

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.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

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%.