Internet Providers in Alvin, Texas

Residential Internet Statistics for Alvin, TX
Internet Service Providers: 12
Plans Start From: $9.99
Top Download Speed: 5 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Alvin, Texas:

Showing 1 to 14 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    82.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    82.6% Available
  • 2. Xfinity
    75.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    75.1% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    33.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    33.4% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. Rise Broadband
    19.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    19.6% Available
  • 7. Suddenlink
    1.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    1.8% Available
  • 8. 7. Frontier
    5.2% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    5.2% Available
  • 9. 8. ERF Wireless
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *0.768
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 10. 9. Skynet
    33.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *40 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    33.3% Available
  • 11. 10. Astound Broadband Powered by En-Touch
    2.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    2.4% Available
  • 12. 11. Astound Broadband Powered by En-Touch
    2.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    2.4% Available
  • 13. TDS Telecom
    1.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    1.9% Available
  • 14. Sparklight
    1.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    1.1% Available
3 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Alvin. See All
  • 1. AT&T
    77.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    77.7% Available
  • 2. Comcast Business
    76.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    76.6% Available
  • 3. Rise Broadband
    75.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    75.7% Available
  • 4. CenturyLink Business
    19.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    19.7% Available
  • 5. 5. Frontier Business
    11.1% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 943-4270
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    11.1% Available
  • 6. 6. Astound Broadband Powered by En-Touch
    5.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    5.8% Available
  • 7. 7. Suddenlink Business
    3.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    3.4% Available
  • 8. TDS Business
    0% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    0% Available
  • 9. 8. ERF Wireless
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *0.768
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 10. 9. Skynet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *40 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 15. 10. Fusion Connect
    7.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    7.6% Available
  • 16. 11. PS Lightwave
    3.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    3.2% Available
  • 17. LOGIX Fiber Networks
    1.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    1.2% Available
2 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Alvin. See All

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Internet Access in Alvin, Texas

The Alvin area has two widely available providers: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service, with download speeds up to 100 Mbps and availability in practically one hundred percent of the population. As for HughesNet, they offer Satellite, with availability in near one hundred percent of the area and reported download speeds up to 25 Mbps.

Since FCC data is only tallied up biannually and only made public 6+ months after, availability shown in the results may not include the most recent expansions or regional changes. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help reduce the delay.

Zooming in on the network technology options in Alvin, there are currently two choices: cable and DSL (providers like AT&T Internet).

Broadband competition for residents of the Alvin area is relatively strong. The average address has at least 3 providers available to them. Internet access isn't distributed equally, however — a notable 18.33 percent of households in the area are still limited to one option for true wired broadband services.

While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, AT&T Internet also serves Alvin with availability for 82 percent of residents and a recorded top speed of 100 Mbps. Fixed wireless plans from brands like ERF Wireless connect their customers to as much as 1 Mbps via direct wireless links. There are 9 providers offering specialized enterprise service like MPLS. Explore the interactive map below to see how many options are available at a granular level.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Alvin, Texas

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 1s 82.6%
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 75.1%
Astound Broadband Powered by En-Touch 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 2.4%
Sparklight (formerly Cable One) 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 1.1%
TDS Telecom 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 1.9%
Suddenlink Communications 940 Mbps Cable 8s 1.8%
Astound Broadband Powered by En-Touch 940 Mbps Cable 8s 2.4%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s 19.6%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 33.4%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL -- 5.2%
8,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

Reference

This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Alvin is the 117th most connected city in Texas ahead of Friendswood, League City, Pearland, and Santa Fe, but behind Manvel.

Reference

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 24,000 people in Brazoria County don't have access to any wired internet.

Reference

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 59% of people living in Alvin have residential fiber service available to them.

Reference

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 82% of Alvin residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Brazoria County, approximately 41,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Map of ISPs in Alvin

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Compare Alvin to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Alvin 178.9 Mbps 16 $0.25 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +402.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +5 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -6.1 Mbps ) 18 ( +2 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +20.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +1 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +23.3 Mbps ) 24 ( +8 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +17.6 Mbps ) 10 ( -6 ) $0.37 ( + $0.00 )