Internet Providers in Joshua, TX
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Residential Internet Statistics for Joshua, TX
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$65.64|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Joshua, Texas
Internet Access in Joshua, Texas
There are 29 Internet providers operating in Joshua. 4 of these are mobile providers, and 19 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are currently the most common Internet choices in Joshua.
DSL providers like AT&T Internet deliver Internet services over telephone lines. This explains why DSL is sold through telecom corporations that historically offered phone plans. DSL (standing for Digital Subscriber Line) is available for 88.24 percent of the Joshua population. copper DSL lines don't have as much capacity as fiber/cable networks, which results in reduced speeds. Joshua's current average download speed is only 24.85 Mbps , partly due to the technical issues discussed above. The Joshua average speed is, in context, beneath the 133.04 Mbps state average.
The level of competition between broadband providers for residents of the Joshua area is relatively strong, with the average home having 10-11 providers available in their area. Access isn't spread out evenly — a surprising 10.14 percent of area residents still have only one option for broadband service.
The coverage data here is primarily sourced via FCC and governmental reported data. Internet providers in Joshua are required to report availability data biannually. Using direct agreements with ISPs, BroadbandNow is able to further verify public data in comparison to private data submitted via Internet providers directly. Since 2014, BroadbandNow has crunched 6,294 rows of data on Internet coverage in Joshua. The speed averages shown below are calculated from actual speed tests originating in Joshua addresses from M-Labs, which is built into Google and BroadbandNow.
Internet Statistics 2021
10.1% of consumers in Joshua1,000 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.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Joshua, Texas
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|AT&T Internet||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s|
|Pathway Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber and Cable||8s|
|Windstream||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|Zito Media||200 Mbps||Cable||40s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|Rise Broadband||50 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||2m 43s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|Nextlink Internet||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Joshua, Texas
- AT&T Internet - 74.7% Availability in Joshua - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Rise Broadband - 99.1% Availability in Joshua - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- Pathway - 95.1% Availability in Joshua - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Zito Media - 30.2% Availability in Joshua - Speeds up to 200 Mbps
- Windstream - 17.4% Availability in Joshua - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Xfinity - 2.6% Availability in Joshua - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- NextLink Internet & Phone - 1.8% Availability in Joshua - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Joshua - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Joshua - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Caps in Joshua
Many Internet providers have been moving to add data caps on residential Internet plans. Some major Internet service providers in the area — AT&T Internet included — have plans with data caps. Data caps vary quite a bit. They typically can be from 250GB up to a Terabyte. Data limits are usually very high, so they won't affect the majority of cord cutters. Fiber to the Home (FTTH) providers generally don't feature limits, sopower users and cord cutters in Joshua are advised to check for fiber at their location in the zip code search tool above.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Joshua
|Pathway Communications||Fiber, Cable, and Fixed Wireless||98.5%+||1,000 Mbps|
|AT&T Internet||DSL and Fiber||74.7%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Nextlink Internet||Fiber and Fixed Wireless||100%||1,000 Mbps|
|Cirra Networks||Fixed Wireless||100%||50 Mbps|
|TierOne Networks||Fixed Wireless||99.8%+||5 Mbps|
|Rise Broadband||Fixed Wireless||99.1%+||50 Mbps|
|5G-X||Fixed Wireless||81.2%+||100 Mbps|
|Digitex.com||Fixed Wireless||69.9%+||16 Mbps|
|Zito Media||Cable||30.2%+||200 Mbps|
|1stel||Fixed Wireless||22.0%+||100 Mbps|
|Windstream||DSL and Fiber||17.4%+||1,000 Mbps|
|XFINITY from Comcast||Cable||2.6%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|Rise Broadband||Fixed Wireless||100%||50 Mbps|
|Nextlink Internet||Fixed Wireless||100%||100 Mbps|
|Cirra Networks||Fixed Wireless||100%||50 Mbps|
|5G-X||Fixed Wireless||97.2%+||100 Mbps|
|BelWave Communications||Fixed Wireless||100%||200 Mbps|
|TierOne Networks||Fixed Wireless||100%||5 Mbps|
|Digitex.com||Fixed Wireless||80.4%+||25 Mbps|
|Comcast Business||Cable||3.5%+||987 Mbps|
Compare Joshua to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Joshua||24.9 Mbps||21||$0.35 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||415.4 Mbps ( +390.5 Mbps )||15 ( -6 )||$0.45 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||118.9 Mbps ( +94 Mbps )||18 ( -3 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||116.2 Mbps ( +91.3 Mbps )||15 ( -6 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||127.4 Mbps ( +102.5 Mbps )||21||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||127.6 Mbps ( +102.7 Mbps )||9 ( -12 )||$0.33 ( $0.00 )|