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Internet providers in 78220

Find internet providers serving the 78220 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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78220 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL77%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic42%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable99%
Reach Broadband $20.00 12 - 500 MbpsCable10%
Astound $25.99 300 - 1,200 MbpsWired1.030%
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78220 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 78220 ZIP code 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 78220 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 86% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 69% of those living in the 78220 ZIP code.

There are 10 internet providers serving the 78220 area, and 84.12% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 10 internet providers in 78220, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in San Antonio

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 336 Mbps 182 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 87 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 78220

The largest internet providers serving the 78220 ZIP code are AT&T and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 78220 ZIP code, covering 77% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 42% of the area. San Antonio’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 99% of residents in the 78220 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

77%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 78220 ZIP code, covering 77% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines 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 significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in San Antonio, $43.42.

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 San Antonio, $0.55.

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 78220 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 77% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all San Antonio's providers, 165 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

42%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to about half of households in the 78220 ZIP code, covering 42% 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 78220 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in San Antonio, $43.42.

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 San Antonio, $0.55.

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 78220 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 42% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all San Antonio's providers, 165 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

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 78220 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 78220 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 San Antonio, $43.42.

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 San Antonio, $0.55.

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 78220 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all San Antonio's providers, 165 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 78220 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 78220 and the greater San Antonio area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in San Antonio at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in San Antonio at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 78220 ZIP, 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 San Antonio 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 San Antonio cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 78220 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 78220 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 77% of households in 78220. The next fastest internet provider in the 78220 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 42% of the area.

Reach Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 78220 ZIP with service starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in San Antonio, $43.42.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 78220 ZIP code, covering 42% of the city.

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%.

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.