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High-Speed Internet for Abilene

Forget about getting locked out of super-fast fiber internet. With EarthLink, you’ll hold the key. As a top internet provider in Abilene, we’re bringing the fastest speeds and most reliable connection to the Key City of West Texas. Plus, Abilene has been rated as one of the top cities for small business startups — meaning that you can benefit from the expansion of fiber internet no matter what you do.

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Fast Facts

  • There are six fiber internet providers in the Abilene area
  • Roughly 12% of Abilene has access to fiber internet
  • EarthLink has the best high-speed internet coverage
  • Abilene is considered the 7th best American city for low cost of living1
  • CNN Money names Abilene #15 best place to launch a small business2
  • The average internet speed in Abilene is 212 Mbps3
  • The cost of living in Abilene is 4% less than the national average4
  • The median home price in Abilene is $312,6475

Things to Do in Abilene

Affectionately known as the Friendly Frontier, Abilene lies at the heart of West Texas and boasts a myriad of world-class universities and cultural attractions for the whole family. Check it out for yourself!

Frontier-Texas

First stop: Frontier Texas! Step back in time to the Old West at this 14,000-square-foot museum filled with fun, interactive exhibits for kids and adults alike.

Giraffe-Safari

Go on a Giraffe Safari at the Abilene Zoo and hand-feed the animals yourself.

Official-Storybook-Capital

Discover why Abilene is considered the “Official Storybook Capital of Texas” on a downtown walk where you’ll pass by 24 statues of iconic storybook characters.

Beehive-Restaurant

Eat at “the best country steakhouse in the state” according to Texas Monthly at the Beehive Restaurant, which offers everything from tasty chicken fried steak to scrumptious seafood.

Better connectivity for increased productivity

EarthLink considers internet speed to be the most essential requirement for any user, which is why we provide a wide range of speeds up to 1 Gig. Call today to compare internet speeds available near Abilene, Texas.

Mobile Service

The right connection and transparent pricing also extends to your mobile provider. EarthLink Mobile offers five plans to fit any lifestyle, all with the best nationwide coverage. Plus, you can bring your own phone or upgrade to a newer device. Call to get started today!

EarthLink Security & Tools for Abilene, Texas

We’re not just a Texas internet provider. With a whole suite of tools, we’re here for every part of your digital life. We offer:

EarthLink Protect+ Powered by Norton Life Lock:
Keeps you safer than ever. This cyber safety tool offers real-time protection and dark web monitoring plus a secure VPN, million-dollar protection package, and more.

EarthLink Online Backup:
Never worry about a missing file again. Use online backup to automate your data backup, sync your files across multiple devices, and easily view and share your files with family and friends.

EarthLink Guardian:
Keeping your kids safer online is a full-time job — we can help. Powered by Bark, Guardian is a parental control tool that helps families manage and protect their children’s online lives while still preserving privacy.

EarthLink EasyTech:
The solution to your smart device problems is our remote IT support. If you have a TV that won’t connect, a video doorbell that won’t ring (or any other smart device issue), just call our product experts, and they’ll work to resolve your problem remotely.

Internet Service Comparison Chart

Not sure which type of high-speed internet service is actually the best? We break down a few options here, or you can find out more. Spoiler: fiber is the clear winner.

Internet Type Speed Price Accessibility Reliability
Fiber Highest Medium High High
Cable High Medium High Medium
Satellite Low Medium High Low

As a Abilene internet provider, EarthLink offers:

Abilene Fiber Internet: the fastest speeds with no data caps and maximum reliability.
Abilene Satellite Internet: a dependable choice for rural internet with a variety of plans to fit your needs.
Abilene Rural Internet: if you live in a hard-to-reach area or an internet desert, we can help keep you connected.
Abilene Business Internet: if you’re ready to take your small business to the next level, trust one of the top internet providers in Texas.

Nearby Cities/Zip Codes

With a population of 169,893 people (and counting), the entire area is flourishing. You don’t have to live in the very heart of downtown to get the best Abilene internet — but we can reach you there, too.

  • Abilene — including zip codes 79601, 79602, 79603, 79604, 79605, 79606, 79607, 79608, 79697, 78698, 79699
  • Big Spring — including zip codes 79720 and 79721
  • Buffalo Gap — including zip code 79508
  • Lawn — including zip code 79530
  • Ovalo — including zip code 79541
  • Snyder — including zip codes 79549 and 79550
  • Stamford — including zip codes 79521 and 79553
  • Tye — including zip codes 79563 and 79603

Frequently Asked Questions

No. If you’re already an EarthLink customer, we make it easy to transfer your service to your new address.

It only takes a few minutes to let us know you’re moving. We can help in two ways: check the available service for your new address above or call us at 888-327-8454.

For the smoothest transition, let us know you’re moving at least two weeks before you need service at your new address. It takes a little time, so the sooner you can let us know, the better. We ask for at least two weeks to avoid any downtime. We’ll keep you posted on progress via text on the phone number updated on your account.

An installation fee will be determined when your relocation order is submitted. Similar to the original installation, we’ll send a professional installer to get you all set up. Any early termination fees at the old address will be waived when service is established at the new address. Your new service will have an updated early termination fee.

Take your modem, power cord, and cables. When the technician arrives to set up your transferred service, they’ll take back what isn’t needed. Don’t be surprised if the technician provides new and better equipment.

You can upgrade at any time! We would have to check serviceability first to see what higher speeds are supported at your new address.

Not a problem! You can respond to the relocation confirmation text you receive from us or call as soon as you are aware that you need to make a change. The number is 888-327-8454 and select the “relocation” option if prompted. Please note: an adult (18 years or older) must be present at the new address at the time of installation.

We continue to widen our national internet service footprint, so this is getting more and more unlikely. However, if we can’t make this happen (we’ll miss you!), we will let you know right away so you can plan accordingly. Please note: any early termination fees will apply if the move occurs while the service is under contract.

Not a problem. We’ll need to talk to both of you together to transfer ownership of the service. Details we’ll need to collect: name, email, phone, method of payment, and all security questions (which we will verify separately) to transition the account. Also remember: EarthLink email addresses can also be transferred.

We will make the arrangements to move your email address and any other service you have subscribed to.

*Actual speeds may vary based on network activity, configuration, and other factors. Subject to availability. Some prices shown may be introductory offers. Equipment fees, taxes, and other fees and restrictions may apply.

Sources:

  1. “Abilene Area” via Business in Texas, 2021
  2. “Best Places to Launch” via CNN Money, 2009
  3. “Internet providers in Abilene, TX” via All Connect, 2021
  4. “Cost of Living in Abilene, Texas” via Payscale, 2021