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Internet providers in 76798

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76798 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 5 MbpsDSL100%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
Grande Communications $35.99 300 - 400 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
NextLink $49.95 5 - 30 MbpsWireless100%
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76798 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 76798 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 76798 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. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Waco, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the 76798 area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 76798, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 76798

The largest internet providers serving the 76798 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 76798 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 100% of residents in the 76798 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

5 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.6 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in the 76798 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, $0.49.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.6 Mbps in 76798 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Waco's providers, 95 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 76798 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 76798 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, $0.49.

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 76798 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Waco's providers, 95 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

100%

Cable from Grande Communications offers broadband to all households in the 76798 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Grande Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 76798 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, $0.49.

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 76798 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Waco's providers, 95 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 76798 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 76798 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 76798 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 and cable internet providers.

Internet providers in 76798 frequently asked questions

Grande Communications is the fastest internet provider in the 76798 ZIP code with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 76798. The next fastest internet provider in the 76798 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 100% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in the 76798 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Waco, $45.15.

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