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Internet providers in 76701

Find internet providers serving the 76701 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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76701 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 18 MbpsDSL100%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
Grande Communications $35.99 300 - 400 MbpsCable98%
Grande Communications $35.99 300 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic14%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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76701 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 76701 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 76701 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 14% of those living in the 76701 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 76701 area, and 98.41% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 76701, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 76701

The largest internet providers serving the 76701 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and Grande Communications bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 76701 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Waco’s third most-available internet provider, Grande Communications, offers cable to around 98% of residents in the 76701 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

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in the 76701 ZIP code, covering 100% 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 Waco, $45.15.

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 Waco, $0.32.

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 76701 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Waco's providers, 264 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

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 76701 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 76701 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 Waco, $45.15.

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 Waco, $0.32.

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 76701 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Waco's providers, 264 Mbps.

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Grande Communications cable internet

Provider

Grande Communications

Starting price*
$35.99/mo.
Max download speed

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Grande Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in the 76701 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

Grande Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 76701 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Grande Communications start at $35.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Waco, $45.15.

Grande Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.12 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waco, $0.32.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Grande Communications offers download speeds up to 400 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 76701 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Waco's providers, 264 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 76701 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 76701 and the greater Waco area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Waco at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Waco at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 76701 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 Waco 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 Waco DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 76701 frequently asked questions

Grande Communications is the fastest internet provider in the 76701 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 14% of households in 76701. The next fastest internet provider in the 76701 ZIP code is Grande Communications, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 98% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in the 76701 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Waco, $45.15.

Grande Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 76701 ZIP code, covering 14% 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.

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.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.