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Internet providers in Rockwall, TX

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Rockwall, TX internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL95%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic11%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable92%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable15%
Astound $25.99 300 - 1,200 MbpsCable1.886%
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Rockwall internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Rockwall 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 Rockwall area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Rockwall residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 21% of those living in Rockwall.

There are seven internet providers serving the Rockwall area, and 98.51% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Rockwall's seven internet providers, prices start at $25.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Rockwall

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 38 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Rise Broadband 18 Mbps 4 Mbps Wireless
Optimum 165 Mbps 18 Mbps Cable
AT&T 201 Mbps 144 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 99 Mbps 35 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Rockwall

The largest internet providers in Rockwall are AT&T and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Rockwall.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Rockwall residents, covering 95% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 11% of the area. Rockwall’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 92% of Rockwall residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Rockwall covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Rockwall 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Rockwall, $47.99.

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 Rockwall, $0.26.

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 Rockwall. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rockwall's providers, 506 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

11%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in Rockwall covering 11% 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 Rockwall than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Rockwall, $47.99.

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 Rockwall, $0.26.

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 Rockwall. These download speeds are available to 11% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rockwall's providers, 506 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

20 Mbps

Average availability

92%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in Rockwall covering 92% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Rockwall 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 Rockwall, $47.99.

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 Rockwall, $0.26.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Rockwall. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rockwall's providers, 506 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Rockwall, you’ll likely have options from DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Rockwall, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Rockwall and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Rockwall at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Rockwall at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Rockwall residents, 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 Rockwall 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 Rockwall DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Rockwall with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 95% of households in Rockwall. The next fastest internet provider in Rockwall is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 11% of the area.

Astound offers the cheapest internet in Rockwall with plans starting at $25.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Rockwall, $47.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Rockwall, covering 11% of the city. Astound also offers fiber internet in Rockwall and is available to 1.886% of households.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

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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%.