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Internet providers in West Columbia, TX

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West Columbia, TX internet providers

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Provider
CenturyLink $45 12 - 100 MbpsDSL85%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Rise Broadband $39.95 5 - 15 MbpsWireless100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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West Columbia internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in West Columbia 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 West Columbia area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of West Columbia residents. No cable or fiber-optic providers are currently available in West Columbia, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the West Columbia area, and 0.12% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among West Columbia's four internet providers, prices start at $39.95 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in West Columbia

The largest internet providers in West Columbia are CenturyLink, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing DSL and satellite options to West Columbia.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all West Columbia residents, covering 85% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. West Columbia’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of West Columbia residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

85%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in West Columbia covering 85% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in West Columbia 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in West Columbia, $48.73.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in West Columbia, $3.48.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in West Columbia. These download speeds are available to 85% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all West Columbia's providers, 38 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of West Columbia 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in West Columbia, $48.73.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in West Columbia, $3.48.

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 West Columbia. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all West Columbia's providers, 38 Mbps.

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or call us today: (844) 451-2720

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in West Columbia covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of West Columbia 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 Viasat start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in West Columbia, $48.73.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in West Columbia, $3.48.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in West Columbia. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all West Columbia's providers, 38 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in West Columbia with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 85% of households in West Columbia. The next fastest internet provider in West Columbia is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in West Columbia with plans starting at $39.95/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in West Columbia, $48.73.

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.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

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.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.