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Internet Providers in Live Oak, California
Residential Internet Statistics for Live Oak, CA
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,200 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$57.21|
Most Popular Internet Providers in Live Oak, California:
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Internet Access in Live Oak, California
Live Oak features a total of 7 Internet service providers (ISPs) marketing residential connections, and a total of 13 including specialized business and mobile providers like Succeed.Net.
The data on this page is sourced via FCC reports specific to the area, and is cross-validated through privatized databases and direct provider reporting to output more granular listings than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Address-level analysis is currently only available for select providers. Information on pricing of specific broadband plans is generated by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points annually. There are a total of 283 plans collected in Live Oak from 2014–present. There are 43 Internet or bundled packages currently marketed.
So far as Internet availability, the average Live Oak household has 4 providers at a given address, or precisely 4.81 providers in each census block. Still, 8.18 percent of Live Oak residents are stuck with one or fewer options for residential Internet service.
Viasat Internet is the most likely choice in Live Oak. The provider is available to practically one hundred percent of Live Oak. HughesNet is the most common second option, serving close to one hundred percent of Live Oak with Satellite service. The fastest package advertised by HughesNet for Live Oak is 25 Mbps.
To summarize, Live Oak's Internet situation follows a common pattern in California metro areas: wide coverage of bundled cable and DSL service, but only two choices since the majority of houses or apartments are stuck with only one company for either service. This pattern is normal because Internet companies used to be cable TV and landline phone corporations. So, they use pre-existing infrastructures for delivering their broadband Internet services. Owing to the competitive broadband market around Live Oak, the area's average download speed is 12.24 percent above the California average across all cities. Refer to the public speed test data below for information on how major local Internet providers add up long term.
Internet Statistics 2021
8.2% of consumers in Live Oak800 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 Live Oak, California
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||86.2%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||91.5%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|EarthLink||25 Mbps||DSL||5m 27s||91.8%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
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 Around Live Oak
Data collected by our researchers suggests that top ISPs in Live Oak place some sort of limit on streaming on home broadband packages. Data caps are controversial since subscribers see them as a strategy for limiting "cord cutting", while providers insist data caps are a necessary strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the problem is video streaming, which can eat up anywhere from 1–7GB/hr.
Compare Live Oak to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Live Oak||33.6 Mbps||8||$0.40 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +500.8 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.89 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +115.2 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +127 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +135.9 Mbps )||23 ( +15 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +128.5 Mbps )||8||$0.38 ( $0.00 )|