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Best Internet Providers in Gainesville, TX

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Internet Providers Overview for Gainesville, TX
Total Internet Providers 15
Download Speeds Up To 2 Gbps
Cheapest Monthly Plan $40.00
Fiber Coverage 42%
Fastest Provider Nortex

Top 13 Internet Service Providers in Gainesville, TX

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1. EarthLink

57.3% Available
Download speeds up to:
18 Mbps DSL
Prices Starting At 64.95/mo
57.3% Available

EarthLink Internet Availability By Type

DSL Download speeds up to 50 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

EarthLink Deals for May 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
N/A $64.95
Call To Order EarthLink Service 855-544-1243

2. AT&T

55.5% Available
Download speeds up to:
25 Mbps IPBB, Fixed Wireless
Prices Starting At 55.00/mo *
55.5% Available
Click here to see AT&T's coverage map for Gainesville, TX

AT&T Internet Availability By Type

IPBB Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
Fixed Wireless Download speeds up to 225 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

AT&T Deals for May 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Internet 100 Internet 100 Mbps $55.00
Fixed Wireless Internet Internet 10 Mbps $55.00
Internet Air Internet 225 Mbps $55.00
Call To Order AT&T Service 855-957-4313

3. Optimum

38.8% Available
Download speeds up to:
940 Mbps Cable
Prices Starting At 40.00/mo
38.8% Available
Click here to see Optimum's coverage map for Gainesville, TX

Optimum Internet Availability By Type

Cable Download speeds up to 940 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

Optimum Deals for May 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Optimum 300 Internet 300 Mbps $40.00
Optimum 500 Internet 500 Mbps $60.00
Optimum 1 Gig Internet 940 Mbps $80.00
Optimum 300 + Core TV Internet 300 Mbps $125.00
Optimum 300 + Select TV Internet 300 Mbps $155.00
Optimum 500 + Core TV Internet 500 Mbps $155.00
Optimum 300 + Core TV + Home Phone Internet 300 Mbps $155.00
Optimum 1 Gig + Core TV Internet 940 Mbps $175.00
Optimum 300 + Premier TV Internet 300 Mbps $175.00
Optimum 300 + Select TV + Home Phone Internet 300 Mbps $175.00
Optimum 500 + Core TV + Home Phone Internet 500 Mbps $175.00
Optimum 1 Gig + Core TV + Home Phone Internet 940 Mbps $195.00
Optimum 300 + Premier TV + Home Phone Internet 300 Mbps $195.00
Call To Order Optimum Service 866-502-9489

4. Viasat

100% Available
Download speeds up to:
50 Mbps Satellite
Prices Starting At 99.99/mo
100% Available

Viasat Internet Availability By Type

Satellite Download speeds up to 150 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

Viasat Deals for May 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Viasat Unleashed Internet 150 Mbps $99.99
Viasat Unleashed Internet 150 Mbps $119.99
Viasat Unleashed Internet 150 Mbps $149.99
Viasat Unleashed Internet 150 Mbps $199.99
Call To Order Viasat Service 844-983-3105

5. HughesNet

100% Available
Download speeds up to:
100 Mbps Satellite
Prices Starting At 49.99/mo
100% Available

HughesNet Internet Availability By Type

Satellite Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

HughesNet Deals for May 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Select Internet 50 Mbps $49.99
Elite Internet 100 Mbps $64.99
Fusion Internet 100 Mbps $94.99
Call To Order HughesNet Service 855-958-4319

6. Rise Broadband

73.6% Available
Download speeds up to:
50 Mbps Fixed Wireless
Prices Starting At 55.00/mo
73.6% Available
Click here to see Rise Broadband's coverage map for Gainesville, TX

Rise Broadband Internet Availability By Type

Fixed Wireless Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

Rise Broadband Deals for May 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
50 Mbps Internet + Unlimited Data Internet 50 Mbps $55.00
100 Mbps Internet + Unlimited Data Internet 100 Mbps $75.00
Call To Order Rise Broadband Service 855-958-4381

7. Always ON

16.2% Available
Download speeds from:
25 - 150 Mbps Fixed Wireless
16.2% Available

Always ON Internet Availability By Type

Fixed Wireless
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

8. Nextlink Internet

97.9% Available
Download speeds up to:
500 Mbps Fixed Wireless
Prices Starting At 60.00/mo
97.9% Available

Nextlink Internet Availability By Type

Fixed Wireless Download speeds up to 500 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

Nextlink Internet Deals for May 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
NEXT50 Internet 50 Mbps $60.00
NEXT100 Internet 100 Mbps $70.00
NEXT300 Internet 300 Mbps $80.00
NEXT500 Internet 500 Mbps $100.00
Call To Order Nextlink Internet Service 855-698-5465

9. Speed of Light Broadband

56.3% Available
Download speeds up to:
50 Mbps Fixed Wireless
56.3% Available

Speed of Light Broadband Internet Availability By Type

Fixed Wireless
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served
Call To Order Speed of Light Broadband Service 866-599-7652

10. Nortex

53.5% Available
Download speeds up to:
2 Gbps Fiber, DSL
Prices Starting At 55.00/mo *
*Mesh Wi-Fi Device may require a one-time $50 set up and installation fee to connect devices and evaluate coverage on the premise.
53.5% Available

Nortex Internet Availability By Type

Fiber Download speeds up to 2000 Mbps
DSL
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

Nortex Deals for May 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
THE MULTITASKER Internet 300 Mbps $55.00 *
*Mesh Wi-Fi Device may require a one-time $50 set up and installation fee to connect devices and evaluate coverage on the premise.
THE GAMER Internet 500 Mbps $65.00 *
*Mesh Wi-Fi Device may require a one-time $50 set up and installation fee to connect devices and evaluate coverage on the premise.
THE WORK-FROM-HOMER Internet 1000 Mbps $85.00 *
*Mesh Wi-Fi Device may require a one-time $50 set up and installation fee to connect devices and evaluate coverage on the premise.
THE HAVE-IT-ALL-ER Internet 2000 Mbps $105.00 *
*Mesh Wi-Fi Device may require a one-time $50 set up and installation fee to connect devices and evaluate coverage on the premise.
Call To Order Nortex Service 940-759-2251

11. Plains Internet

15.6% Available
Download speeds up to:
25 Mbps Fixed Wireless
15.6% Available

Plains Internet Availability By Type

Fixed Wireless
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served
Call To Order Plains Internet Service 806-340-7320

12. Starlink

100% Available
Download speeds from:
50 - 220 Mbps Satellite
Prices Starting At 120.00/mo
100% Available
Click here to see Starlink's coverage map for Gainesville, TX

Starlink Internet Availability By Type

Satellite Download speeds up to 220 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

Starlink Deals for May 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
STANDARD Internet 150 Mbps $120.00
MOBILE - REGIONAL Internet 50 Mbps $150.00 *
*Unlimited Mobile Data Inland | Best for RVs, nomads, and campers.
MOBILE - GLOBAL Internet 50 Mbps $200.00 *
*Unlimited Mobile Data Inland | Best for RVs, nomads, and campers
MOBILE PRIORITY - 50GB Internet 220 Mbps $250.00 *
*Unlimited Mobile Global Data Inland | Best for maritime, emergency response, and mobile businesses
MOBILE PRIORITY - 5TB Internet 220 Mbps $5,000.00 *
*Unlimited Mobile Global Data Inland | Best for maritime, emergency response, and mobile businesses

13. T-Mobile Home Internet

13.4% Available
Download speeds from:
33 - 245 Mbps 5G Internet
Prices Starting At 60.00/mo *
*With AutoPay. Customers see typical download speeds between 72 – 245 Mbps and upload speeds between 15 – 31 Mbps.
13.4% Available
Click here to see T-Mobile Home Internet's coverage map for Gainesville, TX

T-Mobile Home Internet Availability By Type

5G Internet Download speeds up to 245 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

T-Mobile Home Internet Deals for May 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Home Internet w/ Autopay Internet 245 Mbps $60.00 *
*With AutoPay. Customers see typical download speeds between 72 – 245 Mbps and upload speeds between 15 – 31 Mbps.

Internet Provider Store Locations in Gainesville

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Collinsville, Era, Lindsay, Muenster, Myra, Sadler, Thackerville, Tioga, Valley View, Whitesboro

Average download speed in Gainesville:

114 Mbps

Based on 861 speed tests

Best Internet Provider in Gainesville

  1. EarthLink - Most DSL availability
  2. AT&T - Ipbb or Fixed wireless up to 25 Mbps
  3. Optimum - Most Cable availability
  4. Viasat - Most internet coverage in Gainesville
  5. HughesNet - Another great satellite internet alternative for those who can't get Cable, Fiber, or DSL
  6. Rise Broadband - Fixed wireless up to 50 Mbps
  7. Always ON - Fixed wireless up to 150 Mbps
  8. Nextlink Internet - Fixed wireless up to 500 Mbps
  9. Speed of Light Broadband - Fixed wireless up to 50 Mbps
  10. Nortex - Fast download speeds in Gainesville and most Fiber availability
  11. Plains Internet - Fixed wireless up to 25 Mbps
  12. Starlink - Widely available
  13. T-Mobile Home Internet - 5g internet up to 245 Mbps

Fastest Internet Providers in Gainesville

How Much Speed Do I Need?

25+ Mbps

  • Web Surfing & Email
  • HD Streaming
  • Supports 1-2 Devices
  • Ideal for 1-2 people

100+ Mbps

  • Ultra HD (4K) Streaming
  • Low Lag Online Gaming
  • Supports 3-5 Devices
  • Ideal for 2-6 people

1 Gig

  • Multi 4K HD Streaming
  • No Lag Online Gaming
  • Supports more than 5 Devices
  • Ideal for 6+ people

An Overview of Internet Providers in Gainesville By Connection

Provider Connection Download speeds up to Availability
AT&T IPBB 100 Mbps 56%
Optimum Cable 940 Mbps 39%
Nortex Fiber 2 Gbps 54%
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 100 Mbps 74%
Speed of Light Broadband Fixed Wireless 50 Mbps 56%
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 500 Mbps 98%
HughesNet Satellite 100 Mbps 100%
Viasat Satellite 150 Mbps 100%
Plains Internet Fixed Wireless 25 Mbps 16%
EarthLink DSL 50 Mbps 57%
Starlink Satellite 220 Mbps 100%
T-Mobile Home Internet 5G Internet 245 Mbps 13%
Always ON Fixed Wireless 25 Mbps 16%
Provider Connection Download speeds up to Availability
HughesNet Satellite 100 Mbps 100%
Viasat Satellite 50 Mbps 100%
Starlink Satellite 220 Mbps 100%
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 500 Mbps 98%
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 50 Mbps 74%
Speed of Light Broadband Fixed Wireless 50 Mbps 56%
Nortex Fiber 2 Gbps 54%
AT&T IPBB 18 Mbps 56%
EarthLink DSL 18 Mbps 57%
T-Mobile Home Internet 5G Internet 25 Mbps 13%
Plains Internet Fixed Wireless 25 Mbps 16%

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Internet Availability by Connection Type in Gainesville

Internet service providers in Gainesville use different methods for connecting their customers to the web. Connection types matter, so choose wisely. Fiber is generally the fastest and most reliable option, followed by cable, DSL and 5G home internet.

Fiber - 48%
Cable - 19%
DSL - 19%

What is Mbps?

Mbps is the abbreviation for megabits per second, and it also appears written as Mbits/sec. Internet providers use megabits per second to measure speeds. Broadband speeds are 25 Mbps or faster. Learn more about Mbps.

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Free Wireless Internet Access in Gainesville, TX

Hotspot
1103 East California Street
Gainesville, TX 76240
Hotspot
1525 W California Street
Gainesville, TX 76240
Hotspot
900 N Grand Ave Unit 103
Gainesville, TX 76240

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