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Texas Internet Access

Internet Connectivity in TX

^ An estimated 16,093,159 Texas residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations [1].

Internet Info in TX by City

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Internet Availability in TX

^ Collectively (all cities), 69.5% of all Texas residents live in a household where Internet is available, which ranks 48th in the nation [2].

TX Internet Access

Texas Internet Speeds

Landline Internet Speed in Texas

  • Median Landline Internet speeds in TX [3]
    • Median download speed: 6.01 Mb/s
    • Median upload speed: 2.81 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 16.78 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 6.48 Mb/s

Landline Internet Speed: Texas vs. the U.S.

How Texas landline Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


Wireless Internet Speed in Texas

  • Median Wireless Internet speeds in TX [3]
    • Median download speed: 2.41 Mb/s
    • Median upload speed: 0.84 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 6.9 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 1.65 Mb/s

Wireless Internet Speed: Texas vs. the U.S.

How Texas wireless Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


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Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Texas

Landline Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in TX

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Asymmetric DSL10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s
Cable Modem100 Mb/s - 1 Gb/s10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s
Other Copper Wireline3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s

Wireless Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in TX

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Wireless6 Mb/s - 10 Mb/s1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s
Wireless10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s
Wireless3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s

Featured ISPs for Texas

AT&T

AT&T

  • High Speed Internet
  • Fast, reliable broadband connections
  • Allows you to connect all Wi-Fi-enabled devices
  • Bundle with phone or other services for bigger discounts
DSL Extreme

DSL Extreme

  • Get fast internet for an unbeatable price!
  • Packages as low as $17.95/month.
  • FREE installation (reg. $199); No phone line required.
  • Up to 75Mbps download speed; Wireless Router included.
HughesNet

HughesNet

  • America's #1 choice for satellite Internet is now better than ever!
  • HughesNet Gen4: Satellite Internet that moves at the speed of you.
  • Faster speeds. Greater download capacity.
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Texas Internet Statistics

Texas Internet Connectivity

Texas: 64% of residents are connected, with 25.9% of the population connected on multiple devices [1].


Connected to the Internet in Texas


  • Texas Internet Connectivity [1]
    • It is estimated that 16,093,159 Texas residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, or elsewhere, or they are connected at multiple locations.
    • It is estimated that 9,052,402 Texas residents are not connected to the Internet at all. This includes not being connected at home, work, or elsewhere.

  • Texas Internet Availability [2]
    • It is estimated that 17,476,165 Texas residents live in a household where Internet is available.

Household Income in Texas

Texas: The median household income is $57,144; and 18% of households are below poverty level [6].


Texas Internet Access Facts & ISP Statistics

Texas Home Internet Speed

  • When comparing home (landline) and mobile Internet speeds in TX, median download speeds are 1.08 times higher for home (landline) & median upload speeds are 2.46 times higher for home (landline).
  • Home Internet Speeds in TX [5]
    • Median Home Download Speed: 5.93 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 2.47 Mb/s - 14.85 Mb/s
    • Median Home Upload Speed: 0.91 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.46 Mb/s - 1.79 Mb/s
  • Mobile Internet Speeds in TX [5]
    • Median Mobile Download Speed: 2.41 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 0.84 Mb/s - 6.9 Mb/s
    • Median Mobile Upload Speed: 0.84 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.35 Mb/s - 1.65 Mb/s

Texas Internet Connectivity


  • Connected to the Internet in the state of Texas [1]: 64% of TX residents are connected to the Internet in one or more locations on one or more devices.
    • The 64% mark ranks Texas 47th in the nation in total Internet connectivity.
    • 22.2% of residents are connected to the Internet only at home.
    • 7.7% are not connected at home, but are connected elsewhere.
    • 8.2% are connected at home and elsewhere on one device.
    • 25.9% are connected at home and elsewhere on more than one device.
    • 36% are not connected to the Internet at all.

  • Texas Internet Availability [2]
    • 69.5% of TX residents have access to the Internet at home.
    • This ranks Texas 48th in the country.

Texas Business Internet Speed Data

  • When comparing home and business Internet speeds in TX, median download speeds are 6.99 times higher for business & median upload speeds are 1.58 times higher for business.
  • Business Internet Speeds in TX [5]
    • Median Business Download Speed: 9.36 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 2.86 Mb/s - 28.93 Mb/s
    • Median Business Upload Speed: 6.36 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 1.64 Mb/s - 15.03 Mb/s
  • Small Business Internet Speeds in TX [5]
    • Median Small Business Download Speed: 2.74 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 1.39 Mb/s - 6.55 Mb/s
    • Median Small Business Upload Speed: 1.17 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.54 Mb/s - 2.63 Mb/s

Additional information about Texas

About Texas

Texas has a population of approximately 25,145,561, which ranks 2nd in the U.S. among all states. [6]

TX Internet Access

More about Texas Internet Access

For more information about Texas Internet Service Providers, or for additional resources regarding TX Internet service overall, visit Connected Nation.

More About Texas

Of all residents in Texas, 76% have a high school diploma or higher, and 24% have a bachelor's degree or higher [6].

Texas Cities

ZIP Codes in TX


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References

1. ^ Bureau of Labor Statistics & Bureau of Census

2. ^ United States Census Bureau

3. ^ Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

4. ^ FCC & National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

5. ^ National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

6. ^ NTIA & U.S. Census Bureau