Internet Providers in Lancaster, TX

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Residential Internet Statistics for Lancaster, TX
Internet Providers: 12
Internet Plans: 14
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $65.69

Internet Access in Lancaster, Texas

Consumers have access to 24 Internet service providers (ISPs) operating in Lancaster. There are 4 LTE options, and 12 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the main Internet choices in Lancaster.

broadband market choice is decent for Lancaster. The average household has 6-7 providers to choose from. Averaged out to account for all areas, that's precisely 6.71 choices per household.

Cable TV and Internet and DSL providers like EarthLink make up the primary broadband network types with availability around Lancaster.

Coverage stats found on this page comes from FCC provider-reported data. Internet providers in Lancaster are legally required to submit availability data biannually. By leveraging our relationships with telecom companies, BroadbandNow is able to verify this data with private data submitted by providers directly. This lets us to produce more accurate maps and availability data than governmental resources. Our speed averages are calculated based on browser-based speed tests from Lancaster addresses.

  • There are 21 internet providers in Lancaster with 12 of those offering residential service
  • Lancaster is the 105th most connected city in Texas ahead of Desoto and Red Oak, but behind Hutchins, Ferris, and Wilmer.
  • The fastest zip code in Lancaster for April 2021 is 75146. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

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

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Lancaster, Texas

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
EarthLink Fiber 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
AT&T Fiber 940 Mbps Fiber 8s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s
EarthLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s
Windstream 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Lancaster, Texas

  • EarthLink - DSL - 97.4% Availability in Lancaster - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • AT&T Internet - IPBB - 96.9% Availability in Lancaster - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Spectrum - Cable - 97.7% Availability in Lancaster - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Rise Broadband - Fixed Wireless - 94.6% Availability in Lancaster - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • AT&T Fiber - Fiber - 42.3% Availability in Lancaster - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • EarthLink - Fiber - 42.3% Availability in Lancaster - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Windstream - DSL - 1.5% Availability in Lancaster - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Lancaster - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Lancaster - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Lancaster

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Lancaster is the 105th most connected city in Texas ahead of Desoto and Red Oak, but behind Hutchins, Ferris, and Wilmer.

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

Approximately 4,000 people in Dallas 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: 43% of people living in Lancaster 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 97% of Lancaster 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, 75146 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Lancaster.

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

In Dallas County, approximately 5,000 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Lancaster

Provider Type Coverage Speed
EarthLink DSL 97.4%+ 100 Mbps
AT&T Internet IPBB 96.9%+ 100 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 97.7%+ 1,000 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 94.6%+ 50 Mbps
TierOne Networks Fixed Wireless 90.4%+ 5 Mbps
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 84.0%+ 100 Mbps
AT&T Fiber Fiber 42.3%+ 940 Mbps
EarthLink Fiber Fiber 42.3%+ 1,000 Mbps
ECTISP Fixed Wireless 24.1%+ 30 Mbps
Windstream DSL 1.5%+ 100 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 89.1%+ 100 Mbps
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 84.5%+ 100 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 91.3%+ 1,000 Mbps
BelWave Communications Fixed Wireless 100% 200 Mbps
TierOne Networks Fixed Wireless 92.6%+ 5 Mbps
AT&T Fiber 35.6%+ 940 Mbps
ECTISP Fixed Wireless 64.0%+ 40 Mbps
MHO Networks Fixed Wireless 50.9%+ 1,000 Mbps
CenturyLink Business Copper 13.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
Verizon Business Copper 9.4%+ 50 Mbps
Spectrum Business Fiber 9.1%+ 940 Mbps
TPx Communications Copper 4.0%+ 1.5 Mbps
GTT Communications Copper 0.7%+ -- Mbps
Westel Copper 0.2%+ 6 Mbps

Compare Lancaster to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Lancaster 102.3 Mbps 12 $0.20 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +313.1 Mbps ) 16 ( +4 ) $0.21 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +16.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +5 ) $0.15 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +13.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +3 ) $0.19 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +25.1 Mbps ) 23 ( +11 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +25.3 Mbps ) 8 ( -4 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )