Internet Providers in Rio Frio, Texas

Most Popular Internet Providers in Rio Frio, Texas:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 912-2812

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 2. 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 902-3107

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • 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
  • 3. 3. HCTC
    95.5% Available
    95.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 292-5457

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 8
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 10-1000mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Installation: Includes standard installation.
    • Price Range: $49.95 - $199.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 4. 4. rNetworks Wireless Broadband
    54.6% Available
    54.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    10 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (830) 580-3278

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 3-50mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $34.95 - $139.95
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 5. 5. Gulf Coast Broadband
    23.5% Available
    23.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    15 Mbps
    Download
    15 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (877) 296-3232

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 1.5-15mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $36.95 - $90.95
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 6. Southwest Texas Communications
    1.5% Available
    1.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    250 Mbps
    Download
    250 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (830) 683-2111

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Fiber
    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-250mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $109.99 - $139.99
  • 7. Southwest Texas Communications
    1.5% Available
    1.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    6 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (830) 683-2111

    Average wait time: 30s

    View Provider Details
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 3-50mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Includes installation.
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $89.99
2 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Rio-Frio. See All
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 898-5296

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75

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Internet Access in Rio Frio, Texas

Currently, there are 7 ISPs in the Rio Frio area marketing residential service, and a total of 9 including specialized smb, enterprise, and mobile providers. (Note that some may be "doubles", since many incumbent providers list residential service and business service under separate branches.)

Looking at network technology available in the Rio Frio area, we see that the most common hardwired broadband Internet technology types are Satellite (near one hundred percent coverage) and DSL and Fiber (95.45 percent coverage).

Viasat Internet is the most widely available provider in Rio Frio. The company is available to near one hundred percent of Rio Frio addresses. HughesNet is the most common second option, with coverage in practically one hundred percent of local addresses with Satellite Internet service. HughesNet's fastest package for Rio Frio is 25 megabits per second.

The information listed here is primarily sourced via provider coverage reports specific to the area, and is confirmed against private data sources to output more useful results than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Information on pricing of specific Internet plans is generated by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points each year.

Looking at the big picture, the average Rio Frio resident has 2-3 options for Internet. This is average for Texas. Rio Frio ranks 283rd out of 1,328 Texas cities in terms of the amount of broadband competition per address.

  • There are 7 internet providers in Rio Frio with 7 of those offering residential service
  • Rio Frio is the 283rd most connected city in Texas ahead of Medina, Rocksprings, and Leakey, but behind Sabinal and Uvalde.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Rio Frio, Texas

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
HCTC 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 95.5%
Southwest Texas Communications 250 Mbps Fiber 32s 1.5%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Southwest Texas Communications 50 Mbps DSL 2m 43s 1.5%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Rio Frio

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Rio Frio is the 283rd most connected city in Texas ahead of Medina, Rocksprings, and Leakey, but behind Sabinal and Uvalde.

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

Approximately 25 people in Real 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: 66% of people living in Rio Frio 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 66% of Rio Frio 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.

In Real County, approximately 800 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.

Compare Rio Frio to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Rio Frio 10.3 Mbps 8 $1.42 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +524.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.89 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +138.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +150.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +7 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +159.2 Mbps ) 23 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +151.8 Mbps ) 8 $0.38 ( $0.00 )