Internet providers in Rusk, TX

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Rusk, TX internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL97%
Windstream $75.00 15 - 25 MbpsFiber-optic1.504%
Suddenlink $30.00 100 - 30 MbpsCable93%
Eastex Net $69.95 5 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic6.391%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Rusk internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Rusk 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 Rusk area will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of Rusk residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 6.390% of those living in Rusk.

There are seven internet providers serving the Rusk area, and 90.41% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Rusk's seven internet providers, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Rusk

The largest internet providers in Rusk are Frontier, Suddenlink, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Rusk.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Rusk residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Suddenlink, which covers 93% of the area. Rusk’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Rusk residents.

Frontier DSL internet

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

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Rusk covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Rusk 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 Rusk, $52.16.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rusk, $1.93.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Rusk. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Rusk's providers, 36 Mbps.

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Suddenlink cable internet

Provider
Suddenlink
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

93%

Cable from Suddenlink offers broadband to nearly all households in Rusk covering 93% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Suddenlink start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Rusk, $52.16.

Suddenlink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rusk, $1.93.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Suddenlink offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Rusk. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Rusk's providers, 36 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 Rusk covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Rusk 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Rusk, $52.16.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rusk, $1.93.

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 Rusk. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Rusk's providers, 36 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

CKS Management is the fastest internet provider in Rusk with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Rusk. The next fastest internet provider in Rusk is Eastex Net, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 6.391% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Rusk with plans starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Rusk, $52.16.

Eastex Net is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Rusk, covering 6.391% of the city. Windstream also offers fiber internet in Rusk and is available to 1.504% of households.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.