Internet providers in Tomball, TX

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At 92%, broadband coverage in Tomball 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 Tomball area will have access to DSL, which covers 92% of Tomball residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 88% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 19% of those living in Tomball.

There are seven internet providers serving the Tomball area, and 88.46% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Tomball's seven internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Tomball

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

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Tomball residents, covering 92% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 18% of the area. Tomball’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 88% of Tomball 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

92%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Tomball covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Tomball 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 Tomball, $47.49.

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 Tomball, $0.83.

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 Tomball. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Tomball's providers, 525 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

18%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in Tomball covering 18% 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 Tomball 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 Tomball, $47.49.

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 Tomball, $0.83.

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 Tomball. These download speeds are available to 18% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tomball's providers, 525 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

88%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Tomball covering 88% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Tomball, $47.49.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tomball, $0.83.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Tomball. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tomball's providers, 525 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Tomball, TX internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 1,000 Mbps Fiber-optic 18%
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 Mbps DSL 92%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 987 Mbps Cable 88%
Pivotal Global Capacity, LLC - - DSL 2.616%
En-Touch Systems, Inc. - - Fiber-optic 1.704%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Tomball with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 18% of households in Tomball. The next fastest internet provider in Tomball is En-Touch Systems, Inc., offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 1.704% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Tomball with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Tomball, $47.49.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Tomball, covering 18% of the city. En-Touch Systems, Inc. also offers fiber internet in Tomball and is available to 1.704% of households.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

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%.