Internet Providers in Melissa, TX

Residential Internet Statistics for Melissa, TX
Internet Service Providers: 8
Plans Start From: $34.99
Top Download Speed: 5 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Melissa, Texas:

Showing 1 to 10 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    95.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    95.5% Available
  • 2. Rise Broadband
    99.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    99.8% Available
  • 3. Suddenlink
    86.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    86.8% Available
  • 4. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    34.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    34.8% Available
  • 5. 5. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. CIP Community Internet Providers
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 8. 8. 903 Broadband
    28.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    28.2% Available
  • 9. 9. Argon Technologies
    15.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    15.2% Available
  • 10. 10. Sparklight
    12.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    12.5% Available

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Internet Access in Melissa, Texas

Government-sourced Form 477 datasets are the backbone of the coverage data described on BroadbandNow. Since 2014, we've examined 2,958 rows of FCC and privatized data on broadband availability in Melissa. There is limited speed test recordings on the Melissa area. We've only seen 191 IP-verifiable records over the last 12 months. For this reason you should pay more attention to the advertised download speeds listed above for ISPs such as Viasat Internet.

Rise Broadband as well as AT&T Internet can also provide Internet service in Melissa, often competing for the same customers.

DSL and cable are the primary broadband options around the Melissa area. They are frequently overlapping and competing on service quality. Coaxial cable speed tends to be better and more consistent, but overall performance of either type are similar and which is "best" frequently varies from block to block based on the network quality in that neighborhood.

Most households within Melissa have two or more Internet companies at their building. Initialize the interactive mapping tool on this page to explore competition shifts in different parts of the city.

Viasat Internet is the most frequently available provider on the whole. They have Internet coverage for near one hundred percent of Melissa residents. HughesNet is available to approximately practically one hundred percent of the population. The fastest speed recorded for Viasat reaches 100 Mbps, while HughesNet advertised packages as high as 25 Mbps. As a rule, any speed above 10 Mbps will be sufficient to view standard definition videos over WiFi. However, it may become an issue for multiple users or high-bandwidth services like Skype, cloud apps, and multiplayer gaming. Explore the Internet coverage map on this page to see broadband options at the census block level in Melissa.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Melissa, Texas

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 1s 95.5%
Suddenlink Communications 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 86.8%
Sparklight (formerly Cable One) 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 12.5%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s 99.8%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 34.8%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
100 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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

Melissa is the 272nd most connected city in Texas ahead of Blue Ridge, but behind Princeton, Mckinney, Anna, and Van Alstyne.

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

Approximately 14,000 people in Collin County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 38% of people living in Melissa have residential fiber service available to them.

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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 Melissa 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 Collin County, approximately 22,000 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 Melissa

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Compare Melissa to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Melissa 62.9 Mbps 15 $0.32 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +518.8 Mbps ) 22 ( +7 ) $0.34 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +109.9 Mbps ) 21 ( +6 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +136.8 Mbps ) 20 ( +5 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +139.3 Mbps ) 27 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +133.6 Mbps ) 11 ( -4 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )