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Internet providers in Rockport, TX

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Rockport, TX internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL92%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable99%
Sparklight $45.00 200 - 940 MbpsCable1.007%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Rockport internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Rockport 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 Rockport area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Rockport residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 90% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 60% of those living in Rockport.

There are seven internet providers serving the Rockport area, and 94.61% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Rockport's seven internet providers, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Rockport

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 81 Mbps 8 Mbps Cable
HughesNet 3 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
AT&T 61 Mbps 63 Mbps DSL
Sparklight 90 Mbps 25 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Rockport

The largest internet providers in Rockport are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Rockport.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Rockport residents, covering 92% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 99% of the area. Rockport’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Rockport residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Rockport covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Rockport 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 Rockport, $51.41.

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 Rockport, $0.63.

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 5 Mbps in Rockport. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rockport's providers, 62 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

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Rockport covering 99% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Rockport 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 Rockport, $51.41.

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 Rockport, $0.63.

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 Rockport. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rockport's providers, 62 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Rockport 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Rockport, $51.41.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rockport, $0.63.

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 Rockport. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Rockport's providers, 62 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Rockport with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 92% of households in Rockport. The next fastest internet provider in Rockport is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 99% of the area.

Ranch Wireless offers the cheapest internet in Rockport with plans starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Rockport, $51.41.

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.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

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%.

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.