Internet Providers in Corpus Christi, Texas

Most Popular Internet Providers in Corpus Christi, Texas:

Showing 1 to 14 Providers

  • 1. 1. AT&T Internet
    92.3% Available
    92.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas. *See offer details.
    View AT&T Internet Details
    • Deal
    • Fiber
    • IPBB
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 1
    • Speed Range: 5-940mbps
    • Connection: IPBB and Fiber
    • Installation: Up to $99.00 installation fee.
    • Price Range: $35 - $129.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. Spectrum
    99.5% Available
    99.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    View Spectrum Details
    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 6
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $152.97
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 6 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View Viasat Details
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $64.99 - $249.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 4. 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View HughesNet Details
    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. EarthLink
    81.6% Available
    81.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    View EarthLink Details
    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 7-1000mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Installation: Includes shipping of modem and self-install kit.
    • Price Range: $49.95 - $99.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 6. Xfinity
    0.5% Available
    0.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    987 Mbps
    Download
    View Xfinity Details
    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Cable
    Deal
    There are 9 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 7. 6. CenturyLink
    2.8% Available
    2.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    940 Mbps
    Upload
    View CenturyLink Details
    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-940mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Installation: Tech installation fee of up to $125 may apply. Self-installation, if available at your location, may also be selected.
    • Price Range: $50 - $65
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 8. Rise Broadband
    0.1% Available
    0.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    4 Mbps
    Upload
    View Rise Broadband Details
    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-50mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Free installation.
    • Price Range: $34.95 - $64.95
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 9. 7. AwesomeNet
    97.1% Available
    97.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    15 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View AwesomeNet Details
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0.512-15mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Free installation.
    • Price Range: $19.95 - $119.95
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 10. 8. Grande
    82.9% Available
    82.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    50 Mbps
    Upload
    View Grande Details
    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 10
    • Speed Range: 50-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Free installation with promo code FREEINSTALL when you order online.
    • Price Range: $24.99 - $138.8
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 14 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 11. 9. Ranch Wireless
    81.5% Available
    81.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    4 Mbps
    Upload
    View Ranch Wireless Details
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 1-25mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $29.95 - $119.95
  • 12. 10. VTX
    10.1% Available
    10.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
  • 13. 11. GTEK
    3.6% Available
    3.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    40.96 Mbps
    Download
  • 14. VTX
    0.4% Available
    0.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    View VTX Details
    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $34.99 - $249.99
3 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Corpus Christi. See All
11 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Corpus Christi. See All
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View AT&T Wireless Details
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    6 Mbps
    Upload
    View T-Mobile Details
    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View Verizon Details
    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Cricket
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    6 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
    Upload
    View Cricket Details
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-6mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $35 - $55

Dig in:

Internet Access in Corpus Christi, Texas

Broadband competition is above-average in Corpus Christi compared to other Texas communities, with are 6.64 providers per census block on average. Corpus Christi ranks 120th on the "most connected city" charts. (Measured by the number of providers available at each local address) Only 2.04 percent of the area have fewer than two options for Internet.

Spectrum as well as AT&T Internet also have coverage in Corpus Christi, with shared territory in some neighborhoods.

DSL and cable are the two main network options within Corpus Christi, frequently overlapping and competing on service quality. Cable network speed tends to be better and more consistent, but overall performance of either type are similar and which is "best" frequently varies based on the network infrastructure in a given area.

Coverage from the most common providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one in Corpus Christi.

Coverage data here comes via FCC data. ISPs in Corpus Christi are required by law to submit availability data biannually. Leveraging direct agreements with providers, BroadbandNow is able to validate public datasets against private data submitted directly by Internet providers. This strategy lets us to create more accurate mapping than government reports. Our speed averages are calculated based on actual speed tests originating in Corpus Christi.

  • There are 27 internet providers in Corpus Christi with 14 of those offering residential service
  • Corpus Christi is the 120th most connected city in Texas ahead of Portland, Taft, Odem, Gregory, and Ingleside.
  • The fastest zip code in Corpus Christi for July 2021 is 78413. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

6,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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

Are you a journalist or researcher writing about this topic?

Contact us and we'll connect you with a broadband market expert on our team who can provide insights and data to support your work.

Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Corpus Christi, Texas

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Grande Communications 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 82.9%
VTX Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 0.4%
XFINITY from Comcast 987 Mbps Cable 8s 0.5%
AT&T Internet 940 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 8s 92.3%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 99.5%
EarthLink 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 81.6%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s 0.1%
CenturyLink 940 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 2.8%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
Click here to initialize interactive map
Corpus Christi is the 120th most connected city in Texas ahead of Portland, Taft, Odem, Gregory, and Ingleside.

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

Approximately 8,000 people in Nueces County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 61% of people living in Corpus Christi have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 98% of Corpus Christi residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

As of this month, 78413 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Corpus Christi.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Nueces County, approximately 9,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

Internet Service Availability Surrounding Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi

Students residing within two miles of Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi can expect to have a selection of 5 ISPs providers. As elsewhere in Corpus Christi, Viasat and HughesNet are the most common options. Speed tests suggest that internet performance in the Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi area is over 25 Mbps, with averages in the zip code around (125.68 Mbps as of our latest data.) This speed should be sufficient for students in Corpus Christi who want to stream high-definition video, share a router with housemates, and etc. Since these averages are calculated on openly available speed test data, they often trend lower than actual top speeds available in an area. Use the zip search tool above to see more information on broadband internet options at a specific address.

Data Caps in Corpus Christi

Internet providers have been moving to add "data caps" for their residential broadband packages in recent years. Some major providers in Corpus Christi — AT&T Internet included — have data caps, according to our most recent data. Data caps vary widely. They typically can be from 250 Gigabytes up to one Terabyte. Data limits are generally quite high, so they don't pose a problem for most people. Most ISPs offer a usage tracking meter on their site. Data caps have been increasing as the standard of streaming video quality rises. If you're signing up for AT&T Internet in Corpus Christi, verify data limitations on the plan before inquiring about service.

Compare Corpus Christi to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Corpus Christi 139.2 Mbps 17 $0.30 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +395.2 Mbps ) 17 $0.48 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +9.6 Mbps ) 17 $0.28 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +21.4 Mbps ) 15 ( -2 ) $0.32 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +30.3 Mbps ) 23 ( +6 ) $0.31 ( + $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +22.9 Mbps ) 8 ( -9 ) $0.66 ( + $0.00 )

Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Corpus Christi

I love Spectrum!

By far the BEST cable company! Anytime I’ve ever had an issue, 24/7 customer service has always helped me out. Spectrum has more channels than most companies. Awesome features as well. Prior to Spectrum, I had a satellite TV provider that always “disconnected” during a storm or if it got a little windy outside. I no longer have to worry about my connection. Thank you Spectrum for being so amazing!

Frequently Asked Questions About Internet in Corpus Christi, Texas

  • What is the cheapest Internet service in Corpus Christi?

    What is the cheapest Internet service in Corpus Christi?

  • What is the fastest Internet in Corpus Christi?

    XFINITY from Comcast is the fastest internet provider in Corpus Christi, with speeds up to 1200 Mbps.

  • How much is Internet in Corpus Christi?

    Internet service costs $19.95/month for internet-only. Bundle plans with TV cost $73.38/month in Corpus Christi.