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Internet Providers in Antioch, California
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Internet Access in Antioch, California
Broadband competition in Antioch is above average compared with other parts of California, with is an average of 3.41 providers serviceable in each census block. Antioch is currently the 643rd most connected city in California. (Measured by number of companies with coverage at each address)
The packages listed above are manually collected by our research team.
Coverage from the biggest companies, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, generally, will overlap. As you might expect, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Antioch.
DSL and cable are the primary network options within the Antioch metro area. They are frequently overlapping and generally competing with each other. Cable network speed is usually better, but overall performance of either Internet technology system are comparable and which is "best" frequently varies based on the network quality in that neighborhood. Local download speed test records suggest that Internet performance in the area is stronger than average. Antioch is 82.41 percent higher than the California average when it comes to download rates.
While the main providers are Viasat and HughesNet, XFINITY from Comcast also serves Antioch with a recorded maximum speed of 1,000 Mbps. Fixed wireless providers like T-Mobile Home Internet connect their customers to as much as 25 Mbps using wireless links. There are 7 providers with enterprise services like MPLS. See the interactive map below to compare how many options residents have at the census block level, or the "Download Speeds" tab to see how local ISPs compare in speed tests.
Internet Statistics 2021
0.8% of consumers in Antioch800 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Antioch, California
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||99.2%|
|AT&T Internet||940 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||8s||96.5%|
|EarthLink||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||97.6%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Sonic||80 Mbps||DSL||1m 42s||3.2%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For Antioch
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Caps on Antioch Internet Plans
Many Internet companies have decided to increase the use of "data caps" to their residential broadband packages as of late. The trend is certainly true for Antioch, with common Internet companies like Xfinity selling plans with data caps. This might not matter for the majority of customers, but it might affect users who download a large amount of high-def content. Caps on cable packages are generally around 1 Terabyte, which is a problem for fewer than 1% of customers, according to a report from Comcast. XFINITY from Comcast customers in Antioch should verify data limits when signing up.
Compare Antioch to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Antioch||166.2 Mbps||9||$0.26 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +379.4 Mbps )||19 ( +10 )||$0.26 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( -4.9 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +14.7 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +20.4 Mbps )||24 ( +15 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +12.9 Mbps )||9||$0.30 ( + $0.00 )|