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Internet providers in Rowlett, TX

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Rowlett, TX internet providers

Provider
AT&T $49.99 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.127%
AT&T $49.99 10 - 50 MbpsDSL3.462%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsDSL99%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsFiber-optic99%
Spectrum $49.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable100%
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Rowlett internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Rowlett 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 Rowlett area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Rowlett residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 99% of those living in Rowlett.

There are eight internet providers serving the Rowlett area, and 99.33% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Rowlett's eight internet providers, prices start at $25 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Rowlett

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Frontier 213 Mbps 172 Mbps DSL
AT&T 192 Mbps 139 Mbps Fiber-optic
Spectrum 109 Mbps 20 Mbps Cable
HughesNet 10 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in Rowlett

The largest internet providers in Rowlett are Frontier and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Rowlett.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Rowlett residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from Frontier, which covers 99% of the area. Rowlett’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 100% of Rowlett residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to all households in Rowlett covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Rowlett 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 Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Rowlett, $41.14.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rowlett, $0.75.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Rowlett. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Rowlett's providers, 353 Mbps.

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Frontier fiber-optic internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to all households in Rowlett covering 99% 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 Rowlett than other internet types.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Rowlett, $41.14.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rowlett, $0.75.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Rowlett. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Rowlett's providers, 353 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Rowlett covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Rowlett, $41.14.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rowlett, $0.75.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Rowlett. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Rowlett's providers, 353 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Rowlett and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Rowlett at $49.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Rowlett at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Rowlett residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Rowlett with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 0.127% of households in Rowlett. The next fastest internet provider in Rowlett is Suddenlink, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 1.126% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in Rowlett with plans starting at $25/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Rowlett, $41.14.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Rowlett, covering 99% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in Rowlett and is available to 0.127% of households.

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.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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