Internet Service in New Mexico

In New Mexico, 96.8% of the population can access wired or wireless high speed Internet at speeds of 10 Mbps. In fact, 87% of the population has DSL access, 75% has cable Internet, 99.1% has wireless Internet and 7.5% has fiber Internet available. Consumers are pleased to learn that over 52% of the population has the choice of 3 or more Internet service providers for their service, giving them real choice in which Internet service provider to use.

Despite this accessibility, a startling 39.6% of the population of New Mexico doesn’t have Internet service – one of the highest rates in the country.

1.10%

Population with faster than 1 Gbps available.

43.00%

Population with only 100 Mbps speeds or less available.

25.00%

Population with only 25 Mbps speeds or less available.

30 Mbps

Average internet download speed across the state

9.10%

Population with no wired internet access available.

90.90%

Population with wired internet access available.

24.00%

Population underserved with minimum service options available

15

Average broadband score for New Mexico

Broadband in New Mexico

Largest Cities in New MexicoProvidersSpeeds (down/up)Speeds (down/up)Broadband Score
Alamogordo, NM12100 Mbps / 100 Mbps11 Mbps / 4 Mbps22
Albuquerque, NM312 Gbps / 1 Gbps25 Mbps / 5 Mbps54
Anthony, NM7100 Mbps / 40 Mbps17 Mbps / 2 Mbps20
Arroyo Hondo, NM11100 Mbps / 40 Mbps14 Mbps / 3 Mbps17
Artesia, NM10100 Mbps / 40 Mbps9 Mbps / 1 Mbps33
Aztec, NM62 Gbps / 40 Mbps36 Mbps / 5 Mbps26
Belen, NM152 Gbps / 1 Gbps44 Mbps / 24 Mbps51
Bernalillo, NM202 Gbps / 40 Mbps31 Mbps / 4 Mbps38
Bloomfield, NM92 Gbps / 40 Mbps28 Mbps / 4 Mbps24
Bosque Farms, NM92 Gbps / 40 Mbps40 Mbps / 5 Mbps28
Carlsbad, NM10100 Mbps / 8 Mbps10 Mbps / 1 Mbps33
Chimayo, NM9100 Mbps / 8 Mbps10 Mbps / 2 Mbps20
Clayton, NM6100 Mbps / 20 Mbps10 Mbps / 2 Mbps14
Clovis, NM101 Gbps / 1 Gbps135 Mbps / 50 Mbps86
Corrales, NM172 Gbps / 40 Mbps36 Mbps / 4 Mbps32
Deming, NM82 Gbps / 40 Mbps14 Mbps / 3 Mbps18
Edgewood, NM202 Gbps / 100 Mbps27 Mbps / 9 Mbps34
Eunice, NM7100 Mbps / 8 Mbps13 Mbps / 2 Mbps20
Fairacres, NM122 Gbps / 40 Mbps22 Mbps / 4 Mbps25
Farmington, NM142 Gbps / 40 Mbps20 Mbps / 4 Mbps24
Gallup, NM122 Gbps / 40 Mbps12 Mbps / 3 Mbps20
Grants, NM11100 Mbps / 40 Mbps10 Mbps / 3 Mbps13
Hobbs, NM13100 Mbps / 20 Mbps8 Mbps / 2 Mbps22
Kirtland, NM62 Gbps / 20 Mbps35 Mbps / 5 Mbps26
Las Cruces, NM192 Gbps / 100 Mbps18 Mbps / 5 Mbps37
Las Vegas, NM101 Gbps / 1 Gbps47 Mbps / 41 Mbps67
Los Alamos, NM122 Gbps / 100 Mbps24 Mbps / 6 Mbps30
Los Lunas, NM142 Gbps / 1 Gbps26 Mbps / 4 Mbps29
Lovington, NM13100 Mbps / 60 Mbps8 Mbps / 2 Mbps22
Milan, NM9100 Mbps / 11 Mbps8 Mbps / 2 Mbps12
Mora, NM11100 Mbps / 20 Mbps9 Mbps / 3 Mbps17
Peralta, NM102 Gbps / 40 Mbps35 Mbps / 5 Mbps29
Placitas, NM11100 Mbps / 5 Mbps8 Mbps / 1 Mbps20
Portales, NM132 Gbps / 1 Gbps45 Mbps / 37 Mbps68
Raton, NM7100 Mbps / 40 Mbps11 Mbps / 2 Mbps16
Rio Rancho, NM222 Gbps / 1 Gbps33 Mbps / 5 Mbps43
Roswell, NM161 Gbps / 1 Gbps26 Mbps / 7 Mbps46
Ruidoso, NM11100 Mbps / 11 Mbps8 Mbps / 2 Mbps17
Santa Fe, NM232 Gbps / 1 Gbps44 Mbps / 33 Mbps73
Santa Teresa, NM11100 Mbps / 50 Mbps16 Mbps / 4 Mbps24
Shiprock, NM6100 Mbps / 3 Mbps11 Mbps / 2 Mbps12
Silver City, NM92 Gbps / 40 Mbps15 Mbps / 3 Mbps22
Socorro, NM11100 Mbps / 11 Mbps8 Mbps / 2 Mbps13
Sunland Park, NM11100 Mbps / 50 Mbps15 Mbps / 3 Mbps23
Taos, NM122 Gbps / 40 Mbps13 Mbps / 3 Mbps20
Tierra Amarilla, NM7100 Mbps / 3 Mbps8 Mbps / 1 Mbps17
Truth or Consequences, NM13100 Mbps / 100 Mbps11 Mbps / 5 Mbps24
Tucumcari, NM81 Gbps / 1 Gbps13 Mbps / 5 Mbps18
Tularosa, NM8100 Mbps / 100 Mbps12 Mbps / 5 Mbps18
Vado, NM9100 Mbps / 40 Mbps10 Mbps / 3 Mbps12
* availability only includes locations with greater than 50,000 residents
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Top 10 Providers (by Coverage) in New Mexico
ProviderAvg. Speeds
HughesNet25 Mbps
Viasat25 Mbps
CenturyLink31 Mbps
Transworld Network Corp10 Mbps
Cibola Wireless20 Mbps
Xfinity221 Mbps
Windstream38 Mbps
Plateau Wireless48 Mbps
WNM Communications5 Mbps
PVT Networks12 Mbps