Pilot Point, Texas Broadband Internet Service

Pilot Point, TX has a total of 8 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 8 internet service options in Pilot Point. 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 Pilot Point is Optimum. A summary of all the results:

Rank Provider Tech Max Download Speed Max Upload Speed Availability
1OptimumCable1000 Mbps50 Mbps96.4%
2Nortex CommunicationsFiber1000 Mbps1000 Mbps25.4%
3Nextlinkwireless50 Mbps10 Mbps100.0%
4Speed of Light Broadbandwireless50 Mbps10 Mbps100.0%
5Rise Broadbandwireless50 Mbps10 Mbps100.0%
6ViaSatSatellite100 Mbps3 Mbps100%
7HughesNetSatellite25 Mbps3 Mbps100%
8FrontierFiber115 Mbps115 Mbps16.2%

Pilot Point TX Internet Access Options

More internet service competition in a city encourages providers to continue to build out and improve their network in addition to keeping prices fair.
The following represents the percentage of population in Pilot Point which have access to at least two internet service providers with a particular internet access speed:


Broadband Internet Speeds

For most users, the average download speed of their internet service is more important than their upload speed. However, upload speed plays at least some role for all users.
Average upload speeds in Pilot Point of 3.78 Mbps are slower than the Cooke County upload speeds and slower than the statewide average for Texas.


Pilot Point Internet Access Facts

  • DSL internet is available to 0.0% of the Cooke County population

  • The average internet download speed in Pilot Point is 23.49 Mbps based upon 20920 measurements taken in the last 12 months

  • Cable internet is available to 92.2% of the Pilot Point population

  • Fiber optic internet is available to 25.5% of Pilot Point residents

  • There are 8 residential internet providers in Pilot Point, TX providing service to at least 15% of the city

  • The average download speed in Pilot Point is 11.4% slower than the Cooke County average and 27.5% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps


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 Pilot Point 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 Pilot Point, Texas.

Who has the fastest internet service in Pilot Point?

Optimum and Nortex Communications with a download speed of 1000 Mbps provide the fastest internet service in Pilot Point.

What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Pilot Point, Texas?

The following zip codes were used: 76258 and 76271

How do the internet speeds in Pilot Point compare to other cities in Texas?

Click through to see how the Pilot Point broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Aurora, Ballinger, Granger, Jamaica Beach, Lone Star, Pasadena, The Woodlands

Is there fiber internet service near me?

Yes, there are fiber internet providers in Pilot Point - Nortex Communications and Frontier.

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 Pilot Point, Texas?

Nextlink, Speed of Light Broadband and Rise Broadband provides broadband internet service to 100.0% of Pilot Point.

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.

Pilot Point 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
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  • 290+ channels
  • Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
  • 4 video package tiers
  • Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
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Hulu Live TV

  • 75+ channels
  • Access to premium Hulu originals
  • Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
  • 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
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YouTube TV

  • 85+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Sports plus, Spanish plus and premium movie add-ons
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DIRECTV stream

  • 140+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network and sports coverage
  • Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
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  • 180+ channels
  • 1000 hours of cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages
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