There are 7 residential cable providers in Dallas County covering 99.6% of the county. The largest cable company is Spectrum, available to 98.58% of Dallas County homes. Call Spectrum first, and if they cannot help you they will direct you the the right provider.

 

All 7 Cable Providers in Dallas County, TX

County ProviderAvailabilityDallas County SpeedsGet Service
Spectrum98.58%

300 to 400 Mbps

397.76 Mbps Avg.

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1-855-908-9152

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Speed in Mbps

% of Spectrum customers who can get listed speeds

 

The chart above shows the maximum speeds for the 2,477,174 people who can get cable from Spectrum in Dallas County, TX. The height of the line (y axis) is the percentage of Spectrum potential customers in Dallas County who can get the speed on the bottom of the chart (the x axis) in Mbps. Spectrum offers 2 different speeds throughout Dallas County. The fastest speed anyone in Dallas County can get from Spectrum is 400 Mpbs, and the city-wide average for all Spectrum Dallas County customers is 397.76 Mbps.

Suddenlink2.08%

400 to 1000 Mbps

980.33 Mbps Avg.

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Speed in Mbps

% of Suddenlink customers who can get listed speeds

 

The chart above shows the maximum speeds for the 52,243 people who can get cable from Suddenlink in Dallas County, TX. The height of the line (y axis) is the percentage of Suddenlink potential customers in Dallas County who can get the speed on the bottom of the chart (the x axis) in Mbps. Suddenlink offers 2 different speeds throughout Dallas County. The fastest speed anyone in Dallas County can get from Suddenlink is 1000 Mpbs, and the city-wide average for all Suddenlink Dallas County customers is 980.33 Mbps.

XFINITY (Comcast)0.2%

987 to 987 Mbps

987 Mbps Avg.

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Speed in Mbps

% of XFINITY (Comcast) customers who can get listed speeds

 

The chart above shows the maximum speeds for the 5,090 people who can get cable from XFINITY (Comcast) in Dallas County, TX. The height of the line (y axis) is the percentage of XFINITY (Comcast) potential customers in Dallas County who can get the speed on the bottom of the chart (the x axis) in Mbps. XFINITY (Comcast) offers no different speeds throughout Dallas County. The fastest speed anyone in Dallas County can get from XFINITY (Comcast) is 987 Mpbs, and the city-wide average for all XFINITY (Comcast) Dallas County customers is 987 Mbps.

Lake Livingston Telephone0.1%

25 to 25 Mbps

25 Mbps Avg.

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Speed in Mbps

% of Lake Livingston Telephone customers who can get listed speeds

 

The chart above shows the maximum speeds for the 2,527 people who can get cable from Lake Livingston Telephone in Dallas County, TX. The height of the line (y axis) is the percentage of Lake Livingston Telephone potential customers in Dallas County who can get the speed on the bottom of the chart (the x axis) in Mbps. Lake Livingston Telephone offers no different speeds throughout Dallas County. The fastest speed anyone in Dallas County can get from Lake Livingston Telephone is 25 Mpbs, and the city-wide average for all Lake Livingston Telephone Dallas County customers is 25 Mbps.

Grande Communications0.02%

400 to 400 Mbps

400 Mbps Avg.

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Speed in Mbps

% of Grande Communications customers who can get listed speeds

 

The chart above shows the maximum speeds for the 579 people who can get cable from Grande Communications in Dallas County, TX. The height of the line (y axis) is the percentage of Grande Communications potential customers in Dallas County who can get the speed on the bottom of the chart (the x axis) in Mbps. Grande Communications offers no different speeds throughout Dallas County. The fastest speed anyone in Dallas County can get from Grande Communications is 400 Mpbs, and the city-wide average for all Grande Communications Dallas County customers is 400 Mbps.

enTouch0.01%

115 to 115 Mbps

115 Mbps Avg.

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Speed in Mbps

% of enTouch customers who can get listed speeds

 

The chart above shows the maximum speeds for the 131 people who can get cable from enTouch in Dallas County, TX. The height of the line (y axis) is the percentage of enTouch potential customers in Dallas County who can get the speed on the bottom of the chart (the x axis) in Mbps. enTouch offers no different speeds throughout Dallas County. The fastest speed anyone in Dallas County can get from enTouch is 115 Mpbs, and the city-wide average for all enTouch Dallas County customers is 115 Mbps.

NewWave Communications0%

100 to 100 Mbps

100 Mbps Avg.

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Speed in Mbps

% of NewWave Communications customers who can get listed speeds

 

The chart above shows the maximum speeds for the 51 people who can get cable from NewWave Communications in Dallas County, TX. The height of the line (y axis) is the percentage of NewWave Communications potential customers in Dallas County who can get the speed on the bottom of the chart (the x axis) in Mbps. NewWave Communications offers no different speeds throughout Dallas County. The fastest speed anyone in Dallas County can get from NewWave Communications is 100 Mpbs, and the city-wide average for all NewWave Communications Dallas County customers is 100 Mbps.

Access Media Holdings0%

100 to 100 Mbps

0 Mbps Avg.

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Speed in Mbps

% of Access Media Holdings customers who can get listed speeds

 

The chart above shows the maximum speeds for the – people who can get cable from Access Media Holdings in Dallas County, TX. The height of the line (y axis) is the percentage of Access Media Holdings potential customers in Dallas County who can get the speed on the bottom of the chart (the x axis) in Mbps. Access Media Holdings offers no different speeds throughout Dallas County. The fastest speed anyone in Dallas County can get from Access Media Holdings is 100 Mpbs, and the city-wide average for all Access Media Holdings Dallas County customers is 0 Mbps.

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* Note: “Avg. Speed” is a population-weighted average of the top speed in Dallas County. Our calculation gives a more accurate estimate of the speed you can actually expect to be available for purchase in your area.

Dallas County residents may also choose internet-only service from a brand like Spectrum and sign up for satellite TV, which is generally rated higher than TV delivered over cable.

Satellite TV and Internet Providers

Because competition is stronger for satellite television, DISH and DIRECTV are generally considered superior to cable TV service. You can choose a separate form of internet, and the providers below will actually help you set up home internet service, sometimes even with bundled savings. Call for pricing and bundling options.

Satellite internet is not an ideal choice, but allows people in rural areas to stay connected. Note that most satellite services require either a deposit for equipment installation or a decent credit score.

ProviderAvailabilityServicesGet Service
DIRECTV100%Satellite TV serviceView plans

More about DIRECTV

DIRECTV provides satellite TV service that consistently beats cable TV service in terms of programming, price, and customer service. Their packages have long been the favorite among sports fans, but their low-priced packages are also worth checking out for casual watchers. DIRECTV premium packages include many of the most popular channels in the world.

DISH100%Satellite TV serviceView plans

1-844-784-2127

More about DISH

DISH was formerly known as (and sometimes still called) the Dish Network. DISH provides affordable package prices and is known for lower up-front pricing. DISH competes aggressively with AT&T-owned DIRECTV. DISH has worked hard in the last several years to improve sports programming to compete with the traditional leader, and is now a solid choice for savers and sports fans who know what they're looking for.

HuhgesNet100%

Satellite internet service

Speeds up to 15 Mbps

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1-833-562-8571

More about HuhgesNet

Satellite internet should generally be your last option unless no other service is available in your area. The latency (lag) inherent to the technology makes it difficult to stream or browse, and online games that require a fast connection will not work. However, if you live in a rural area HughesNet is a good option. You'll just a need a little more patience while browsing or downloading movies to watch.


Cable Internet Speeds in Dallas County

Dallas County customers can get an average of 409.65 Mbps as their fastest speed. The fastest cable internet in the entire county is 1000 Mbps, which 2.01% of homes can purchase. Some residents, however, can only get 25 Mbps. Internet speeds tend to be faster in Southeast Dallas County, and slower in the neighborhoods to the Southwest. Cable is the fastest internet in 64.72% of the county. For residents looking for alternatives to cable, fiber is the best alternative for most households.

Dallas County, TX Map of Cable Internet Speeds

Cable Speed Key

1 Gbps+
999 Mbps
400 Mbps
0 Mbps

 

Cable Coverage and Availability in Dallas County

Cable internet is available to 99.6% of residents, which can be bundled with TV service for package savings. The map below shows where cable companies provide service by block.

Dallas County, TX Map of Cable Internet Availability

Cable Availability Key

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95%
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What zip codes have cable in Dallas County and nearby?

Zip CodeCable Coverage
75204100%
75205100%
7522599.99%
75201100%
75230100%
Zip CodeCable Coverage
75216100%
752700%
75226100%
75202100%
75240100%

Cable in Your Dallas County Neighborhood

enTouch is the primary cable provider for Dallas County's south neighborhoods. NewWave Communications also has cable internet service in Dallas County's east regions. Spectrum provides cable service to Dallas County in the southwest. Suddenlink is likely available in Dallas County's southeast neighborhoods. XFINITY (Comcast) covers the majority of Dallas County's central homes. Some areas in Dallas County may be uncovered, especially areas with very few homes.

Compared with the rest of the county, Dallas County has much greater access to cable versus other counties and much greater cable coverage compared to the rest of Texas.

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