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|
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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%|
|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%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
2.5% of consumers in The Colony1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
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 “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
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
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 )|