Internet Providers in Carmichael, CA

Residential Internet Statistics for Carmichael, CA
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $35
Top Download Speed: 5 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Carmichael, California:

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  • 1. AT&T Internet
    99.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    99.1% Available
  • 2. Xfinity
    99.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    99.6% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    49.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    49.3% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. Consolidated
    62.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    62.9% Available
  • 7. 7. Softcom Internet Communications
    7.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *6 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    7.3% Available
  • 8. 8. Sonic
    2.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *40 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    2.6% Available
2 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Carmichael. See All

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Internet Access in Carmichael, California

FCC data is the backbone for the Carmichael-area broadband coverage facts listed here. Since 2014, we've analyzed 6,548 rows of FCC and private data on Internet access in Carmichael. Our data analysis team has manually sourced local price data and terms for 443 Internet plans in Carmichael. Our download averages calculation comes from user speed test records. Note that speed test-based data is a rough indication of network quality. These averages are not indicative of the the real-world speeds customers receive at addresses around Carmichael.

Taking a look at network tech in use in Carmichael, we see that the most frequently available wired broadband technology varieties are IPBB and Fiber (99.10 percent coverage) and Cable (virtually one hundred percent coverage). Cable internet connections are sold by cable TV corporations, leveraging their preexisting TV network connections. Cable often makes sense for local residents due to the strong mix of speed and value.

Xfinity is an alternative to the primary providers, serving Carmichael with a top speed of 1,000 Mbps. There are 3 providers in the area offering enterprise and business technologies such as T1. We list every provider with business plans on their website, although some providers can connect both residential and business Internet.

Viasat Internet has the widest availability for Carmichael residents. near one hundred percent of the Carmichael area can get Internet service from them. HughesNet is also a common option, with coverage in near one hundred percent of Carmichael with Satellite broadband service. The fastest Internet package advertised by HughesNet in Carmichael is 25 Mbps.

To summarize, the majority of Carmichael households have 4 options so far as home Internet, which is above-average in the state. Carmichael is currently the 430th most-connected city in California. Residents the FCC would consider "underserved" are relatively low, although specific buildings may have issues that don't register in our coverage data. View the interactive map on the page below to explore data about Carmichael.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Carmichael, California

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 1s 99.1%
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 99.6%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Consolidated Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 62.9%
Sonic 40 Mbps DSL 3m 24s 2.6%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 49.3%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Softcom Internet Communications 6 Mbps DSL 22m 45s 7.3%
Carmichael is the 430th most connected city in California ahead of North Highlands, Citrus Heights, and Fair Oaks, but behind Rancho Cordova and Mather.

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

Approximately 8,000 people in Sacramento County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 62% of people living in Carmichael have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 100% of Carmichael residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Sacramento County, approximately 35,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

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Compare Carmichael to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Carmichael 160.7 Mbps 13 $0.32 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +421 Mbps ) 22 ( +9 ) $0.34 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +12.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +8 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +39 Mbps ) 20 ( +7 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +41.5 Mbps ) 27 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +35.8 Mbps ) 11 ( -2 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )