Internet Providers in Chico, CA
Residential Internet Statistics for Chico, CA
|Internet Service Providers:||4|
|Plans Start From:||$19.99|
|Top Download Speed:||5 Gbps|
|Fastest Connection Type:||Fiber|
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Internet Access in Chico, California
Chico has 6 residential Internet Service Providers, or 25 total providers including business and mobile operators. Consumers in the area have access to 5 broadband choices like DSL and cable.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Chico.
The Internet plans shown here are gathered individually by our research team. Our team has collected 485 packages in the area around Chico since 2014.
Cable and DSL are the two dominant broadband network types around Chico, frequently overlapping and competing with each other. Coaxial cable speed tends to be better and more consistent. That said, the overall speeds found with either Internet technology system are comparable. Chico area user speed test records suggest that the area's infrastructure is above-average, coming in 67.99 percent above the state aggregated average in terms of citywide download speeds.
To summarize, the average Chico household has 3-4 options for home Internet (exactly 3.49 in each census block), which is close to average compared to the US generally. Chico is currently the 596th most connected metro area in California. Underserved blocks are low, and only 9,000 are limited to one broadband choice. Activate the interactive map below to see data about neighborhoods within Chico.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Chico, California
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|AT&T Internet||5,000 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||1s||89.4%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile 5G Home Internet||182 Mbps||5G Internet||45s||36.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
9.3% of consumers in Chico9,000 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.
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.
Map of ISPs in Chico
Compare Chico to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Chico||93.2 Mbps||11||$0.34 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||581.7 Mbps ( +488.5 Mbps )||22 ( +11 )||$0.34 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||172.8 Mbps ( +79.6 Mbps )||21 ( +10 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||199.7 Mbps ( +106.5 Mbps )||20 ( +9 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||202.2 Mbps ( +109 Mbps )||27 ( +16 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||196.5 Mbps ( +103.3 Mbps )||11||$0.39 ( + $0.00 )|