Internet Providers in Fairfield, California

Residential Internet Statistics for Fairfield, CA
Internet Service Providers: 8
Plans Start From: $19.95
Top Download Speed: 5 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Fairfield, California:

Showing 1 to 10 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    95.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    95.5% Available
  • 2. Xfinity
    98.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    98.4% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    44.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    44.4% 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. Valley Internet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. Napanet Internet Services
    25.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    25.8% Available
  • 8. 8. Sonic
    5.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *80 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    5.2% Available
  • 9. 9. Softcom Internet Communications
    3.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *6 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    3.6% Available
  • 10. Astound Broadband Powered by Wave
    0.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    0.7% Available
1 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Fairfield. See All
  • 1. Valley Internet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *80 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 2. Comcast Business
    97.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    97.3% Available
  • 3. AT&T
    26.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    26.2% Available
  • 4. Sonic Business
    3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *80 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    3% Available
  • 5. Astound Broadband Powered by Wave
    0.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    0.9% Available
  • 8. 5. GTT
    3.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *8 Mbps
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    3.6% Available
  • 9. 6. Sonic Business
    3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *12 Mbps
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    3% Available
  • 10. 7. Verizon Business
    2.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    2.5% Available
  • 11. TPx Communications
    1.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    1.7% Available
  • 12. CenturyLink Business
    1.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    1.2% Available
  • 13. Zayo
    0% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    0% Available
4 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Fairfield. See All

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Internet Access in Fairfield, California

Coverage data shows two major broadband service options within Fairfield: cable (98.44% coverage) and DSL (97.65% coverage). Coaxial cable Internet access is usually provided via traditional cable TV companies via their pre-existing copper coaxial TV wires mounted on utility poles. DSL Internet is sent via landline phone wires. Most Fairfield neighborhoods and blocks can subscribe to cable or DSL service from two or more Internet companies.

Xfinity is a common alternative. They offer a maximum speed of 1,000 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't actually the only choice for Internet for residents of Fairfield. fixed wireless outfits like Valley Internet are able to reach 50 Mbps via wireless hardware. There are 8 providers within Fairfield with enterprise and business/smb subscriptions such as SD-WAN or custom fiber loops. Our listings include all providers with business packages on their site, although some providers can connect both home and business Internet.

The average home in Fairfield will find 4-5 companies at any given address, or exactly 4.45 Internet providers in each census block. Still, 2.6 percent of the Fairfield population have one or fewer options for Internet.

Viasat Internet offers the largest coverage area for Fairfield residents. near one hundred percent of the Fairfield area can receive access to them. HughesNet is the most common second choice, providing close to one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite service. HughesNet's strongest package for Fairfield is 25 megabits per second.

Internet coverage statistics here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are drawn from government data and private data we collect from telecoms or through unlisted sources. Average statistics about speed and performance averages comes from M-Labs. The BroadbandNow researchers have hand-filed package pricing and service data for 511 broadband deals in the Fairfield market as of 2022.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Fairfield, California

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 1s 95.5%
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 98.4%
Astound Broadband Powered by Wave 940 Mbps Cable 8s 0.7%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Sonic 80 Mbps DSL 1m 42s 5.2%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 44.4%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Softcom Internet Communications 6 Mbps DSL 22m 45s 3.6%
2,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Fairfield is the 531st most connected city in California ahead of Travis Afb, but behind Benicia, Vacaville, American Canyon, and Suisun City.

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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 12,000 people in Solano 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: 9% of people living in Fairfield 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 97% of Fairfield 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 Solano County, approximately 13,000 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 Fairfield to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Fairfield 172 Mbps 12 $0.29 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +409.7 Mbps ) 21 ( +9 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +0.8 Mbps ) 18 ( +6 ) $0.22 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +27.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +5 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +30.2 Mbps ) 24 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +24.5 Mbps ) 10 ( -2 ) $0.37 ( + $0.00 )