Internet Service Providers in Palo Pinto, Texas

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Residential Internet Statistics for Palo Pinto, TX
Wired Internet Providers: 1
Average Speed Test Result: 170.99 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 60 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 74.98%

Internet Access in Palo Pinto, Texas

Broadband Internet competition is above-average in Palo Pinto in comparison to other parts of the state, with is an average of 3.34 providers serviceable in each census block. Palo Pinto ranks at 771st on the "most connected city" charts. (Measured by number of companies with coverage at each address) Only 100 percent of the area have fewer than two options for home Internet service.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) is the most widespread option in Palo Pinto. close to one hundred percent of Palo Pinto census blocks can receive Internet service from them. HughesNet is the most likely second option, with coverage in close to one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite broadband service. HughesNet's fastest package in Palo Pinto is 25 megabits per second download.

CenturyLink provides an second choice. They offer 95 percent local availability and a maximum speed of 60 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only choice for Internet access in Palo Pinto. fixed wireless providers such as Nextlink Internet are able to achieve 50 Mbps over direct wireless technology. There are also 3 providers in Palo Pinto offering enterprise and business technologies like point-to-point connectivity and MPLS. The small business listings above include all providers with business services advertised on their site.

The data listed here is sourced via FCC reports. Listings here are enhanced with privatized databases to provide more detailed resources than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Data on pricing and speeds of individual Internet plans is generated by manually collecting thousands of plans annually. We've gathered 237 Palo Pinto Internet plans from 2014–present, with 39 Internet or bundled packages currently on the market.

Overall, locals are likely choosing between DSL and Fixed Wireless. The mapping tools and speed test data seen below illustrate how the actual speed test and performance results differ when comparing specific zip codes and providers in Palo Pinto.

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 Palo Pinto, Texas

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
CenturyLink 60 Mbps DSL 2m 16s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Palo Pinto, Texas

  • CenturyLink - 95.2% Availability in Palo Pinto - Speeds up to 60 Mbps
  • Rise Broadband - 83.6% Availability in Palo Pinto - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Palo Pinto - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Palo Pinto - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Palo Pinto

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Palo Pinto is the 771st most connected city in Texas ahead of Lipan, but behind Mineral Wells, Poolville, Millsap, and Graford.

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 Palo Pinto 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.

In Palo Pinto County, approximately 8,000 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.

Data Caps in Palo Pinto

Many ISPs have added "data caps" on residential Internet plans. Some major Internet providers in the area, including CenturyLink, have plans with data caps. Data caps fall under a wide range, and run from 250GB up to a Terabyte or more. Most residential Internet caps are very high, meaning they won't pose an issue for the majority of users. Potential CenturyLink customers in Palo Pinto should verify data caps when purchasing service, and not assume them based on advertisements.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Palo Pinto

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 95.2%+ 60 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 83.6%+ 50 Mbps
Cirra Networks Fixed Wireless 70.0%+ 50 Mbps
New Source Broadband Fixed Wireless 52.7%+ 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 100% 50 Mbps
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Cirra Networks Fixed Wireless 100% 50 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL 100% 60 Mbps

Compare Palo Pinto to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Palo Pinto 171 Mbps 7 $3.32 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +178.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( -63.9 Mbps ) 18 ( +11 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( -71.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( -59.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +14 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( -55.7 Mbps ) 9 ( +2 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )