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Internet providers in 76501

Find internet providers serving the 76501 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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76501 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 18 MbpsDSL68%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable67%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 80 MbpsDSL19%
Grande Communications $35.99 300 - 400 MbpsCable13%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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76501 internet service at a glance

At 91%, broadband coverage in the 76501 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 76501 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 88% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 72% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Temple, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are 11 internet providers serving the 76501 area, and 68.03% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 11 internet providers in 76501, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 76501

The largest internet providers serving the 76501 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and CenturyLink bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 76501 ZIP code, covering 68% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 67% of the area. Temple’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers DSL to around 19% of residents in the 76501 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

18 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

68%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 76501 ZIP code, covering 68% 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Temple, $46.77.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Temple, $0.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 18 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 76501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 68% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Temple's providers, 77 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

67%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to most households in the 76501 ZIP code, covering 67% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 76501 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Temple, $46.77.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Temple, $0.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 76501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 67% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Temple's providers, 77 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

80 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

19%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 76501 ZIP code, covering 19% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Temple, $46.77.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Temple, $0.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 80 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 76501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 19% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Temple's providers, 77 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 76501 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 76501 and the greater Temple area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Temple at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Temple at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 76501 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 Temple may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 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 Temple DSL and cable internet providers.

Internet providers in 76501 frequently asked questions

Grande Communications is the fastest internet provider in the 76501 ZIP code with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 13% of households in 76501. The next fastest internet provider in the 76501 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 67% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in the 76501 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Temple, $46.77.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

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.