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Internet Providers in Daly City, California
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Internet Access in Daly City, California
Daly City has a total of 11 Internet providers offering residential connections. Including business ISPs, there are 29 serviceable providers available locally, such as Raw Bandwidth Communications.
The information on this page comes via FCC filings, and is cross-validated against private data sources and direct provider reporting to create more accurate results than is available from the FCC directly. Information about speed and pricing of listed broadband plans is sourced by our data experts, who gather tens of thousands of data points every year. We've analyzed 490 Daly City Internet plans since 2014, with 68 Internet or bundled packages currently on the market.
Looking at network technology in use Daly City, the most frequently available physical wire Internet connection varieties are DSL and Fiber (practically one hundred percent coverage) and Cable (close to one hundred percent coverage). Cable internet connections are sold by former television providers, leveraging already-built coaxial cable networks.  Daly City-area customers of cable ISPs such as Xfinity often select cable thanks to the combination of low prices for workable speeds. (At least, compared to DSL.)
Viasat Internet has the largest coverage area in Daly City. practically one hundred percent of the Daly City area can get access to them. HughesNet is also a common choice, serving virtually one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite service. The fastest plan listed by HughesNet in Daly City is 25 Mbps.
Explore our custom maps on this page for analysis of coverage differences in neighborhoods. Our latest data shows that the average census block has 6.19 or more Internet companies.
- There are 21 internet providers in Daly City with 11 of those offering residential service
- Daly City is the 17th most connected city in California ahead of San Bruno and Pacifica, but behind San Francisco, South San Francisco, and Brisbane.
- Explore internet access for communities within Daly City: Colma
Internet Statistics 2021
0.2% of consumers in Daly City100 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 Daly City, California
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Sonic||2,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||4s||17.8%|
|Wave Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||71.0%|
|Wave G||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||6.8%|
|AT&T Internet||1,000 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||8s||99.5%|
|EarthLink||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||99.8%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Raw Bandwidth Communications||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||60.3%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||24.4%|
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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.
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 Cap Issues and Video Streaming in Daly City
Data collected by our research team suggests that some of the popular ISPs in Daly City use data caps on residential Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue because customers see caps as a strategy for limiting "cord cutting". Providers insist that data caps are a necessary strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the issue is streaming services, which can eat up one to seven Gigabytes/hr.
Compare Daly City to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Daly City||189.8 Mbps||14||$0.25 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +355.8 Mbps )||19 ( +5 )||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( -28.5 Mbps )||18 ( +4 )||$0.28 ( + $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( -8.9 Mbps )||17 ( +3 )||$0.25 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( -3.2 Mbps )||24 ( +10 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( -10.7 Mbps )||9 ( -5 )||$0.39 ( + $0.00 )|