Internet providers in The Colony, TX

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The Colony internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in The Colony 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 The Colony area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of The Colony residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 14% of those living in The Colony.

There are nine internet providers serving the The Colony area, and 91.48% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among The Colony's nine internet providers, prices start at $24.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in The Colony

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

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all The Colony residents, covering 86% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 10% of the area. The Colony’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 98% of The Colony residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

86%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in The Colony covering 86% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in The Colony 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in The Colony, $46.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in The Colony, $0.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in The Colony. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all The Colony's providers, 294 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

10%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in The Colony covering 10% 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 The Colony than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in The Colony, $46.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in The Colony, $0.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in The Colony. These download speeds are available to 10% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all The Colony's providers, 294 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

98%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in The Colony covering 98% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but The Colony 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 The Colony, $46.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in The Colony, $0.82.

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 The Colony. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all The Colony's providers, 294 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and ViaSat, Inc. offers 100% availability in The Colony and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in The Colony at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. The starting price for ViaSat, Inc. plans is about average for The Colony at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many The Colony residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

The Colony, TX internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 1,000 Mbps Fiber-optic 10%
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 Mbps DSL 86%
Frontier $24.99/mo. 6 - 30 Mbps DSL 3.160%
Frontier $24.99/mo. 6 - 30 Mbps Fiber-optic 3.160%
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 Mbps Cable 98%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in The Colony with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 10% of households in The Colony. The next fastest internet provider in The Colony is Radiate Holdings, LP, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 15% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in The Colony with plans starting at $24.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in The Colony, $46.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in The Colony, covering 10% of the city. Frontier also offers fiber internet in The Colony and is available to 3.160% of households.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

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.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.