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Internet providers in 76706

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76706 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 18 MbpsDSL96%
Spectrum $49.99 300-1,000 Mbps **Cable97%
Astound $25.99 300 - 400 MbpsCable90%
Astound $25.99 300 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic11%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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76706 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 76706 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 76706 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 97% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 11% of those living in the 76706 ZIP code.

There are 10 internet providers serving the 76706 area, and 95.43% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 10 internet providers in 76706, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Waco

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 86 Mbps 6 Mbps Cable
AT&T 146 Mbps 171 Mbps DSL
Rise Broadband 14 Mbps 5 Mbps Wireless

Top high-speed internet providers in 76706

The largest internet providers serving the 76706 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and Astound bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 76706 ZIP code, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 97% of the area. Waco’s third most-available internet provider, Astound, offers cable to around 90% of residents in the 76706 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

18 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 76706 ZIP code, covering 96% 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 $55/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Waco, $46.21.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.20 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waco, $0.41.

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 76706 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Waco's providers, 180 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 76706 ZIP code, covering 97% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 76706 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 Waco, $46.21.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1,000 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waco, $0.41.

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 76706 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Waco's providers, 180 Mbps.

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Astound cable internet

Provider

Astound

Starting price*
$25.99/mo.
Max download speed

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

90%

Cable from Astound offers broadband to nearly all households in the 76706 ZIP code, covering 90% of the area.

Astound’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 76706 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Astound start at $25.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Waco, $46.21.

Astound customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.09 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waco, $0.41.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Astound offers download speeds up to 400 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 76706 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Waco's providers, 180 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 76706 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 76706 and the greater Waco area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Waco at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Waco at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 76706 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 $64.99 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 cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 76706 frequently asked questions

Astound is the fastest internet provider in the 76706 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 11% of households in 76706. The next fastest internet provider in the 76706 ZIP code is Astound, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 90% of the area.

Reach Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 76706 ZIP with service starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Waco, $46.21.

Astound is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 76706 ZIP code, covering 11% of the city.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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.