Internet Providers in The Colony, TX

Residential Internet Statistics for The Colony, TX
Internet Service Providers: 8
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 5 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in The Colony, Texas:

Showing 1 to 10 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    70.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    70.9% Available
  • 2. Spectrum
    92.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    92.6% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    49.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    49.6% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. Frontier
    21.1% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    21.1% Available
  • 7. 7. CIP Community Internet Providers
    42.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    42.7% Available
  • 8. 8. Astound Broadband Powered by Grande
    20.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    20.3% Available
  • 9. 9. Astound Broadband Powered by Grande
    4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    4% Available
  • 10. 10. Astound Broadband Powered by Grande
    3.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *6 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    3.5% Available

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Internet Access in The Colony, Texas

Broadband competition is above-average in The Colony in comparison with other parts of Texas. There are 4.64 providers per census block on average. The Colony is currently the 24th most connected city in Texas. Only 2.48 percent of the area are limited to one or fewer options for Internet service.

Spectrum as well as AT&T Internet can also provide coverage in The Colony, with shared territory in some streets.

DSL and cable are the two dominant network options within the The Colony metro area, frequently overlapping and competing on service quality. Cable speed is usually stronger and more consistent. That said, big-picture metrics found with either Internet technology system are similar. The Colony speed test results show that local infrastructure is is above-average, coming in 20.74 percent above the Texas average so far as citywide download speeds.

Coverage from the most common companies, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common.

All the coverage stats on this page comes via FCC reporting. Internet providers in The Colony are required by law to submit coverage data biannually. By using our relationships with providers, BroadbandNow is able to verify public data with private data reported by telecoms directly. This lets us to create better maps than governmental reports. The speed averages displayed here are calculated from browser-based speed tests originating in The Colony addresses.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In The Colony, Texas

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 1s 70.9%
Astound Broadband Powered by Grande 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 20.3%
Astound Broadband Powered by Grande 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 4.0%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 92.6%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 49.6%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Astound Broadband Powered by Grande 6 Mbps DSL 22m 45s 3.5%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL and Fiber -- 21.1%
1,000 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.

The Colony is the 24th most connected city in Texas ahead of Frisco, Carrollton, Lewisville, Little Elm, and Lake Dallas.

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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 7,000 people in Denton 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: 54% of people living in The Colony 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 98% of The Colony 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 Denton County, approximately 21,000 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 The Colony

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Compare The Colony to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
The Colony 248.9 Mbps 16 $0.29 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +332.8 Mbps ) 22 ( +6 ) $0.34 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -76.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +5 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -49.2 Mbps ) 20 ( +4 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -46.7 Mbps ) 27 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -52.4 Mbps ) 11 ( -5 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )