Best Mineral Wells Internet Service Providers
Mineral Wells, TX has a total of 6 options for high speed internet providers that meet the minimum broadband download speed of 25 Mbps. It can be understandably confusing when trying to determine which of these broadband providers to choose. Hopefully we can eliminate some of the guesswork for you by applying our ranking algorithm to those 6 internet service options in Mineral Wells. The calculation we perform considers the download connection speed, upload connection speed, population covered and overall value provided by each company. Based upon that calculation, our top choice for Mineral Wells is Optimum. A summary of all the results:
|Rank||Provider||Tech||Max Download Speed||Max Upload Speed||Availability|
|1||Optimum||Cable||1000 Mbps||50 Mbps||83.1%|
|2||Cirra Networks||wireless||105 Mbps||105 Mbps||100.0%|
|3||Nextlink||wireless||50 Mbps||10 Mbps||100.0%|
|4||Rise Broadband||wireless||25 Mbps||5 Mbps||100.0%|
|5||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|6||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
Mineral Wells TX Internet Access Options
When it comes to high speed internet availability, download speeds and overall customer satisfaction, cities with more than a single provider more often than not lead in all of these categories.
Does Mineral Wells have more than a single option at 25 Mbps, 100 Mbps, 250 Mbps and 1000 Mbps? The diagram below shows a summary:
Broadband Internet Speeds
Curious how fast the average internet speeds in Mineral Wells are compared to Palo Pinto County? Also, curious how the speeds compare to Texas overall?
Average download speeds in Mineral Wells of 35.03 Mbps are faster than the Palo Pinto County average download speeds and faster than the statewide average for Texas.
Mineral Wells Internet Access Facts
Fiber optic internet is available to 0.4% of Palo Pinto County residents
The average internet download speed in Palo Pinto County is 19.74 Mbps based upon 23768 samples taken in the past year
The average download speed in Mineral Wells is 30.7% faster than the average in Texas and 8.1% faster than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
The average upload speed in Mineral Wells is 7.03 Mbps. This is 44.1% faster than the Palo Pinto County average and 39.4% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
Cable internet is available to 86.5% of the Mineral Wells population
There are 6 residential internet providers in Mineral Wells, TX providing service to at least 15% of the city
Internet Access Technologies
DSL, Cable, Fiber and Fixed Wireless are four common types of technology used to provide internet access. The following chart shows the percentage of Mineral Wells residents who have access to each of these technology types.
Internet Service FAQs
Who has the best internet service near me?
Our proprietary algorithm that takes into consideration download speed, upload speed, availability and overall value ranks Optimum as the top provider for Mineral Wells, Texas.
Who has the fastest internet service in Mineral Wells?
Optimum with a download speed of 1000 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Mineral Wells.
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Mineral Wells, Texas?
The following zip codes were used: 76067, 76068 and 76088
How do the internet speeds in Mineral Wells compare to other cities in Texas?
Click through to see how the Mineral Wells broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Bolivar Peninsula, Bunker Hill Village, Merkel, Morgans Point Resort, Nocona, Odessa, Onalaska
Is there fiber internet service near me?
Most likely there is not. Our latest information shows there are no fiber internet providers offering coverage to more than 15% of the Mineral Wells, Texas population.
What is DSL internet service?
DSL provides internet service via phone lines but at speeds typically 100x or more than old fashioned dial-up service over those same phone lines. Download speeds are typically slower than cable, but DSL is more likely to be available in a remote location than cable.
Which internet service provider offers the most coverage in Mineral Wells, Texas?
Cirra Networks, Nextlink and Rise Broadband provides broadband internet service to 100.0% of Mineral Wells.
What is cable internet service?
Cable internet service streams data through the same coaxial cables used for cable television. In nearly all instances cable internet will be faster than DSL. Cable internet is available to nearly 90% of Americans but does not have as much coverage in remote areas as DSL.
What download speed do I need to stream movies?
For HD movies and shows Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu all recommend a minimum of 5 Mbps. Streaming 4K/UHD content requires a minimum of 25 Mbps for Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu.
What internet download speed do I need?
Consider the following general rules of thumb when determining the download speed you need for your new Mineral Wells internet service.
|25+ Mbps||1-2 devices||Web browsing|
HD video streaming
|100+ Mbps||3-5 devices||Video conferencing|
4K video streaming
|1000+ Mbps||6+ devices||Multiple video or 4K streams|
Zero latency gaming
Mineral Wells Cable TV, Satellite TV and Streaming Services
Our ranking of internet service plans can make choosing a new provider fairly easy. Selecting a TV provider is more difficult as additional variables are involved. If you are a heavy TV viewer and/or watch in multiple rooms at the same time, a traditional cable TV package or satellite TV provider may be the best option for you. However, if you live in a rental property or a heavily wooded area, satellite TV may not be a viable option. Streaming TV packages can be a good option for many, especially if your internet plan does not have a data limit. Read through the pros and cons of the various TV packages available to you and chose the best match to your viewing needs.
- 410+ channels
- Voice activated remote control
- Customize your plan
- Optimum entertainment experience available on the new Apple TV in 4K
- 290+ channels
- Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
- 4 video package tiers
- Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
- 85+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network coverage
- Sports plus, Spanish plus and premium movie add-ons
- 140+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network and sports coverage
- Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app