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Merkel, TX Internet Access

Internet Connectivity in Merkel

^ An estimated 1,658 Merkel residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations [1].

Internet Availability in Merkel

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

Disconnected in Merkel

^ There are an estimated 932 Merkel residents who are not connected to the Internet at all - whether at home, work, or elsewhere [1].

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Merkel Internet Speeds

Landline Internet Speed in Merkel

  • Average wireline ISP speeds in Merkel
    • Average download speed: 3.8 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 1.18 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 3.9 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 1.18 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 25 wireline tests.

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

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


Wireless Internet Speed in Merkel

  • Average wireless ISP speeds in Merkel
    • Average download speed: 1.04 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 1.15 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 1.26 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 3.38 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 76 wireless tests.

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

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


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Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Merkel

Landline Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Merkel, TX

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Asymmetric DSL3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s

Wireless Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Merkel, TX

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Wireless3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s
Wireless3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s
Wireless3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s

Featured ISPs for Merkel, TX

AT&T

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Merkel Internet Statistics

Merkel Internet Connectivity

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


Connected to the Internet in Merkel


  • Merkel Internet Connectivity [1]
    • An estimated 1,658 Merkel residents are connected to the Internet in some capacity - either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations.
    • An estimated 932 Merkel residents are not connected to the Internet. These residents are not connected at home, work, or elsewhere.

  • Merkel Internet Availability [2]
    • It is estimated that 1,800 Merkel residents live in a household where Internet is available.

Household Income in Merkel

Merkel: The median household income is $37,753 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 Merkel

Merkel is a town with a population of 2,590 [2] that is located in Taylor County in the state of Texas.

TX Internet Access

Merkel Internet Access

For more information about Merkel Internet Access, or for additional resources regarding Texas Internet access overall, visit Connected Nation.

More About Merkel

Of all residents in Merkel, 79% have a high school diploma or higher, and 14% have a bachelor's degree or higher [6].

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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