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Best Internet Providers in Merkel, TX

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Internet Providers Overview for Merkel, TX
Total Internet Providers 13
Download Speeds Up To 8 Gbps
Cheapest Monthly Plan $39.95
Fiber Coverage 61%
Fastest Provider Windstream

Top 10 Internet Service Providers in Merkel, TX

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1. Windstream

45.2% Available
Download speeds up to:
8 Gbps Fiber
Prices Starting At 39.99/mo
45.2% Available
Click here to see Windstream's coverage map for Merkel, TX

Windstream Internet Availability By Type

Fiber Download speeds up to 8000 Mbps
DSL Download speeds up to 200 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

Windstream Deals for February 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
1 Gig Internet 1000 Mbps $39.99
500 Mbps Internet 500 Mbps $39.99
50 Mbps Internet 50 Mbps $39.99
100 Mbps Internet 100 Mbps $39.99
2 Gig Internet 2000 Mbps $179.99
8 Gig Internet 8000 Mbps $299.99
Call To Order Windstream Service 855-958-4428

2. Optimum

37.3% Available
Download speeds up to:
940 Mbps Cable
Prices Starting At 40.00/mo
37.3% Available
Click here to see Optimum's coverage map for Merkel, 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 February 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

3. Viasat

100% Available
Download speeds up to:
150 Mbps Satellite
Prices Starting At 64.99/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 February 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Choice 25 Mbps/60 GB Internet 25 Mbps $64.99
Choice 50 Mbps/100 GB Internet 50 Mbps $84.99
Choice 75 Mbps/150 GB Internet 75 Mbps $119.99
Choice 100 Mbps/300 GB Internet 100 Mbps $169.99
Choice 150 Mbps/500 GB Internet 150 Mbps $249.99
Call To Order Viasat Service 844-983-3105

4. 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 February 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 $79.99
Call To Order HughesNet Service 855-958-4319

5. Always ON

53.6% Available
Download speeds from:
25 - 150 Mbps Fixed Wireless
53.6% Available

Always ON Internet Availability By Type

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

6. Nextlink Internet

80.3% Available
Download speeds up to:
500 Mbps Fixed Wireless
Prices Starting At 69.95/mo
80.3% 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 February 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
NEXT50 Internet 50 Mbps $69.95
NEXT100 Internet 100 Mbps $79.95
NEXT200 Internet 200 Mbps $94.95
NEXT400 Internet 400 Mbps $124.95
NEXT500 Internet 500 Mbps $139.95
Call To Order Nextlink Internet Service 855-698-5465

7. EarthLink

53.6% Available
Download speeds up to:
100 Mbps 5G
Prices Starting At 39.95/mo
53.6% Available
Click here to see EarthLink's coverage map for Merkel, TX

EarthLink Internet Availability By Type

5G Internet Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

EarthLink Deals for February 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Wireless Home Internet Essentials Internet 100 Mbps $39.95

8. Taylor Electric Cooperative

18.7% Available
Download speeds up to:
1 Gbps Fiber
Prices Starting At 39.95/mo
18.7% Available

Taylor Electric Cooperative Internet Availability By Type

Fiber Download speeds up to 1000 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

Taylor Electric Cooperative Deals for February 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
100 Mbps Internet Internet 100 Mbps $39.95
500 Mbps Internet Internet 500 Mbps $69.95
1 Gig Internet Internet 1000 Mbps $99.95
Call To Order Taylor Electric Cooperative Service 325-793-8500

9. Starlink

100% Available
Download speeds up to:
220 Mbps Satellite
Prices Starting At 120.00/mo *
*Unlimited Standard Data | Best for households
100% Available
Click here to see Starlink's coverage map for Merkel, 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 February 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
STANDARD Internet 100 Mbps $120.00 *
*Unlimited Standard Data | Best for households
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

10. T-Mobile Home Internet

53.6% Available
Download speeds up to:
245 Mbps 5G
Prices Starting At 50.00/mo *
*With AutoPay. Customers see typical download speeds between 72 – 245 Mbps and upload speeds between 15 – 31 Mbps.
53.6% Available
Click here to see T-Mobile Home Internet's coverage map for Merkel, 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 February 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Home Internet w/ Autopay Internet 245 Mbps $50.00 *
*With AutoPay. Customers see typical download speeds between 72 – 245 Mbps and upload speeds between 15 – 31 Mbps.

Internet Provider Store Locations in Merkel

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Average download speed in Merkel:

0 Mbps

Based on 7 speed tests

Best Internet Provider in Merkel

  1. Windstream - Fast download speeds in Merkel, most Fiber availability and most DSL availability
  2. Optimum - Most Cable availability
  3. Viasat - Most internet coverage in Merkel
  4. HughesNet - Another great satellite internet alternative for those who can't get Cable, Fiber, or DSL
  5. Always ON - Fixed wireless up to 150 Mbps
  6. Nextlink Internet - Fixed wireless up to 500 Mbps
  7. EarthLink - 5g internet up to 100 Mbps
  8. Taylor Electric Cooperative - Fiber up to 1000 Mbps
  9. Starlink - Widely available
  10. T-Mobile Home Internet - 5g internet up to 245 Mbps

Fastest Internet Providers in Merkel

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 Merkel By Connection

Provider Connection Download speeds up to Availability
AMA Techtel Fixed Wireless 50 Mbps 3%
Optimum Cable 940 Mbps 37%
Taylor Telecom DSL 50 Mbps 9%
Taylor Telecom Fiber 1 Gbps 2%
Windstream Fiber 8 Gbps 41%
Windstream DSL 200 Mbps 45%
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 500 Mbps 80%
HughesNet Satellite 100 Mbps 100%
Viasat Satellite 150 Mbps 100%
Taylor Electric Cooperative Fiber 1 Gbps 19%
Starlink Satellite 220 Mbps 100%
T-Mobile Home Internet 5G Internet 245 Mbps 54%
EarthLink 5G Internet 100 Mbps 54%
Always ON Fixed Wireless 25 Mbps 54%
Provider Connection Download speeds up to Availability
HughesNet Satellite 25 Mbps 100%
Viasat Satellite 50 Mbps 100%
Starlink Satellite 220 Mbps 100%
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 100 Mbps 80%
T-Mobile Home Internet 5G Internet 100 Mbps 54%
EarthLink 5G Internet 100 Mbps 54%
Windstream DSL 200 Mbps 45%
Windstream Fiber 1 Gbps 41%
Taylor Telecom DSL 50 Mbps 9%
AMA Techtel Fixed Wireless 50 Mbps 3%
Taylor Telecom Fiber 1 Gbps 2%
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 50 Mbps 1%
Taylor Electric Cooperative Fiber 1 Gbps 19%

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Internet Availability by Connection Type in Merkel

Internet service providers in Merkel 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 - 38%
Cable - 54%
DSL - 54%

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 Merkel, TX

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218 CO. Rd 682
Merkel, TX 79536

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