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Internet providers in Tyler, TX

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Tyler, TX internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL84%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
PEOPLES - -DSL1.387%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Tyler internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Tyler 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 Tyler area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of Tyler residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 90% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Tyler, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are nine internet providers serving the Tyler area, and 86.32% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Tyler's nine internet providers, prices start at $40 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Tyler

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 27 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Viasat 16 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
AT&T 45 Mbps 29 Mbps DSL
Skynet Country 6 Mbps 1 Mbps Wireless
Optimum 154 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Tyler

The largest internet providers in Tyler are AT&T, Optimum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Tyler.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most Tyler residents, covering 84% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Optimum, which covers 100% of the area. Tyler’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Tyler residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

84%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Tyler covering 84% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Tyler 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Tyler, $56.00.

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 Tyler, $0.80.

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 0.768 Mbps in Tyler. These download speeds are available to 84% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tyler's providers, 213 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to all households in Tyler covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Tyler, $56.00.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tyler, $0.80.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Tyler. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tyler's providers, 213 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Tyler covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Tyler 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Tyler, $56.00.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tyler, $0.80.

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 Tyler. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Tyler's providers, 213 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Tyler with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 84% of households in Tyler. The next fastest internet provider in Tyler is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Optimum offers the cheapest internet in Tyler with plans starting at $40/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Tyler, $56.00.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

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%.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

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.