Internet Providers in Alviso, CA

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Residential Internet Statistics for Alviso, CA
Internet Providers: 6
Internet Plans: 9
Fastest Speed Available: 1,200 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $54.99

Internet Access in Alviso, California

Data on this page is calculated based on the FCC's bi-annual provider coverage reports. We leverage direct provider reports and other private datasets to further validate that data. Plane and pricing data on BroadbandNow is hand-gathered manually by our research team. Locally, we've found and verified 282 Internet deals in Alviso in the past few years. Real-world speed test averages listed for Alviso is currently based on the 3,270 speed tests analyzed in the listings below.

AT&T Internet and XFINITY from Comcast also have Internet service in Alviso, often competing for the same customers.

Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As residents might predict, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Alviso.

Cable and DSL are the two dominant broadband types within the Alviso area. They are fighting over potential customers at most addresses and competing on service quality. Coaxial cable speed is overall stronger, but the overall speeds we've recorded with either system are similar. Alviso download speed test records suggest that Internet performance in the area is above-average, coming in 69.41 percent above the state aggregated average when it comes to download speed.

View the interactive map shown below to explore Internet service market competition on the granular census block level. Although most locations have around 4-5 choices, others can be less well-served or might only have one company available. In spite of network growth, a notable 13.91 percent of households are in exactly this situation.

  • There are 12 internet providers in Alviso with 6 of those offering residential service
  • Alviso is the 189th most connected city in California behind Santa Clara, Fremont, Mountain View, Newark, and Sunnyvale.
  • Explore internet access for communities within Alviso: San Jose
  • The fastest zip code in Alviso for July 2021 is 95002. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

200 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Alviso, California

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 83.8%
AT&T Internet 940 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 8s 88.1%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Alviso

Alviso Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Alviso is the 189th most connected city in California behind Santa Clara, Fremont, Mountain View, Newark, and Sunnyvale.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 33,000 people in Santa Clara County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 86% of people living in Alviso have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 86% of Alviso residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

As of this month, 95002 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Alviso.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Santa Clara County, approximately 49,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Data Cap Issues and Video Streaming in Alviso

Data collected by our research team suggests that popular providers use data caps on residential Internet connections. Data caps are a public issue because subscribers view them as a strategy for limiting streaming, while providers maintain caps are a necessary tool for managing network traffic. In either case, the culprit is streaming video, which can eat up anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hr.

Internet access in Alviso neighborhoods

Alviso Internet access information is available in the following communities: San Jose.

Compare Alviso to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Alviso 96.4 Mbps 7 $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +438 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.89 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +52.4 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +64.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +73.1 Mbps ) 23 ( +16 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +65.7 Mbps ) 8 ( +1 ) $0.38 ( + $0.00 )