Broadband Internet Service in National City, California

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Residential Internet

National City is covered by two main providers. Both Cox Communications and AT&T Internet offer residential internet access to most residents of National City. Additionally, there are 2 other wired providers covering limited areas of National City.

Wired Providers

Customer Rating Availability Fastest speed Lowest pricingPricing  

88.9%

300 mbps

$29.99

(844) 547-8341

Overview for Cox Communications

Cox Communications is an internet service provider offering cable coverage to 89% of National City. In addition to internet, they also offer TV and home phone service.

Based on the three plans we've collected, prices range from $29.99-$69.99/mo with max download speeds between 15 and 300mbps. These plans have data caps in place.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(844) 547-8341

Average Speed Over Time

Based on 1,878 tests in National City, the top 10% of speed tests from Cox Communications had average download speeds of 114.32mbps.

Customer Rating Over Time

46.6% recommendation rating according to 26,285 Cox users.

Internet Plans for Cox Communications

$29.99/mo for 15 mbps

  • 15 mbps ↓ and 2.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 1024 GB/mo data cap
  • 1-year promo rate. Regular rate is $59.99.
  • Setup: $20.00 (Includes self install (shipment).)
  • Modem w/ WiFi: $9.99/mo
(844) 547-8341

$49.99/mo for 100 mbps

  • 100 mbps ↓ and 10 mbps
  • 2-year promo rate. Regular rate is $79.99.
  • Setup: $20.00 (Includes self install (shipment).)
  • Modem w/ WiFi: $9.99/mo
(844) 547-8341

$69.99/mo for 300 mbps

  • 300 mbps ↓ and 30 mbps ↑ w/ a 1024 GB/mo data cap
  • 2-year promo rate. Regular rate is $99.99.
  • Setup: $0 (Free professional installation.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi: $9.99/mo
(844) 547-8341

If you are also shopping for TV or phone, make sure to check out the the newest Cox bundle offers.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Cox Communications. Last updated on 8/15/2017.

Company information for Cox Communications

88.8%

75 mbps

$40.00

(844) 602-3932

Overview for AT&T Internet

AT&T Internet is an internet service provider offering DSL coverage to 89% of National City. In addition to internet, they also offer home phone service.

The only internet plan we have details on is priced at $40.00/mo and provides max download speeds of 45mbps.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(844) 602-3932
Order Online

Average Speed Over Time

Based on 402 tests in National City, the top 10% of speed tests from AT&T Internet had average download speeds of 18.34mbps.

Customer Rating Over Time

41.5% recommendation rating according to 74,449 users.

Internet Plans for AT&T Internet

$40.00/mo for 45 mbps

  • up to 45 Mbps w/ a 1000 GB/mo data cap
  • 1-year promo rate. Regular rate is $70.00.
  • 45mbps not guaranteed. Speeds vary by service area, but AT&T offers fixed pricing of $40/mo for the first year at the maximum speed that is available at your location.
  • Modem w/ WiFi included.
(844) 602-3932 Order Online

If you are thinking about bundling other services TV or phone, don't miss the newest AT&T Internet promotions and bundles.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with AT&T Internet. Last updated on 2/1/2017.

Company information for AT&T Internet

11.8%

1,000 mbps

--

(844) 547-8341

Overview for Cox Communications

Cox Communications offers fiber internet services to roughly 7,000 people or 12% of people within National City.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(844) 547-8341

There weren't enough speed tests in our records for Cox Communications, or we are unable to tie specific IP ranges to their users. Either way, check back shortly and we'll display this information as soon as we can.

Customer Rating Over Time

46.6% recommendation rating according to 26,285 users.

Internet Plans for Cox Communications

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Company information for Cox Communications

2.1%

10 mbps

$44.99

(855) 837-8791

Overview for Windstream

Windstream is an internet service provider offering DSL coverage to 2% of National City. In addition to internet, they also offer home phone service.

Based on the two plans we've collected, prices range from $44.99-$54.99/mo with max download speeds between 15 and 25mbps. These plans have no explicit data caps that we've found.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(855) 837-8791

There weren't enough speed tests in our records for Windstream, or we are unable to tie specific IP ranges to their users. Either way, check back shortly and we'll display this information as soon as we can.

Customer Rating Over Time

33.4% recommendation rating according to 10,411 users.

Internet Plans for Windstream

$44.99/mo for 15 mbps

  • 15 mbps ↓ and -- mbps
  • Setup: $50.00 (Includes activation and free professional installation.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi: $9.99/mo
(855) 837-8791

$54.99/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and -- mbps
  • Setup: $50.00 (Includes activation and free professional installation.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi: $9.99/mo
(855) 837-8791

If you haven't checked out the latest deals on bundling TV or phone service, take a second to compare the newest Windstream bundles and deals.


We've noticed that plans offered by Windstream vary by region, so be sure to verify pricing and plan terms with them before ordering service as all plans or promotions may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Last updated on 8/16/2017.

Company information for Windstream

Publicly Funded Internet Access

In National City we've found two libraries and public institutions that offer publicly funded internet access. These locations generally offer free internet to the public on a schedule. Because schedules vary we recommend contacting the institution ahead of time.

  • Lincoln Acres Library
    2725 Granger Avenue
    National City, CA 91950
  • National City Public Library
    1401 National City Blvd.
    National City, CA 91950

Business Internet

Whether you're looking for enterprise services like IP transit or you're just looking for a small business internet plan to get online, there are multiple options in National City. Below you'll find providers that we've identified as specializing in either small business internet service or enterprise-level service.

Depending on your unique needs, some residential providers (under the residential tab) do offer business internet access, but we would not list those providers here unless they specifically advertise business-centric plans or enterprise services on their website.

Need help finding business service? Speak with a Broadband Concierge

Small Business Providers

Customer Rating Business Coverage Fastest speed Lowest pricingPricing  

100.0%

75 mbps

$80.00

(888) 573-7121

Overview for AT&T

AT&T offers a small business internet plan for $80.00/mo with download speeds up to 18mbps. AT&T covers about 100% of National City with its DSL-based business internet services.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(888) 573-7121
Order Online

Average Speed Over Time

Based on 402 tests in National City, the top 10% of speed tests from AT&T had average download speeds of 18.34mbps.

Customer Rating Over Time

41.5% recommendation rating according to 74,449 users.

Internet Plans for AT&T

$80.00/mo for 18 mbps

  • 18 mbps ↓ and 1.5 mbps
  • 1-year promo rate. Regular rate is $95.00.
  • Contract Term: 1 year
  • Setup: Installation: Free after rebate.
  • Modem w/ WiFi included.
(888) 573-7121 Order Online

If you are thinking about bundling other services TV or phone, don't miss the newest AT&T promotions and bundles.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with AT&T. Last updated on 9/22/2016.

Company information for AT&T

45.3%

300 mbps

$89.00

(855) 211-7015

Overview for Cox Business

Cox Business publicly lists small business internet plans ranging from $89.00-$339.00/mo with download speeds from 10mbps up to 100mbps. In total, Cox Business offers cable-based business services to approximately 45% of National City.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(855) 211-7015

Average Speed Over Time

Based on 1,878 tests in National City, the top 10% of speed tests from Cox Business had average download speeds of 114.32mbps.

Customer Rating Over Time

46.6% recommendation rating according to 26,285 Cox users.

Internet Plans for Cox Business

$89.00/mo for 10 mbps

  • 10 mbps ↓ and 2.0 mbps
  • 3-year promo rate. Regular rate is $170.00.
  • Contract Term: 3 years
  • Modem w/ WiFi included.
(855) 211-7015

$119.00/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and 5.0 mbps
  • 3-year promo rate. Regular rate is $210.00.
  • Contract Term: 3 years
  • Modem w/ WiFi included.
(855) 211-7015

$339.00/mo for 100 mbps

  • 100 mbps ↓ and 20 mbps
  • Contract Term: 3 years
  • Setup: $25.00 (Includes modem activation.)
  • Modem: $5/mo
(855) 211-7015

If you are also shopping for TV or phone, make sure to check out the the newest Cox Business bundle offers.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Cox Business. Last updated on 8/15/2017.

Company information for Cox Business

8.8%

10 mbps

$50.00

(855) 211-3430

Overview for Windstream Business

Windstream Business publicly lists small business internet plans ranging from $50.00-$90.00/mo with download speeds from 10mbps up to 50mbps. In total, Windstream Business offers DSL-based business services to approximately 9% of National City.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(855) 211-3430

There weren't enough speed tests in our records for Windstream Business, or we are unable to tie specific IP ranges to their users. Either way, check back shortly and we'll display this information as soon as we can.

Customer Rating Over Time

43.3% recommendation rating according to 335 Windstream Business users.

Internet Plans for Windstream Business

$50.00/mo for 10 mbps

  • 10 mbps ↓ and 1.0 mbps
  • Contract Term: 1 year
  • Price requires Windstream business phone line.
  • Setup: $0 (Free professional installation.)
(855) 211-3430

$70.00/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and 4.0 mbps
  • Contract Term: 1 year
  • Price requires Windstream business phone line.
  • Setup: $0 (Free professional installation.)
(855) 211-3430

$90.00/mo for 50 mbps

  • 50 mbps ↓ and 4.0 mbps
  • Contract Term: 1 year
  • Price requires Windstream business phone line.
  • Setup: $0 (Free professional installation.)
(855) 211-3430

If you haven't checked out the latest deals on bundling TV or phone service, take a second to compare the newest Windstream Business bundles and deals.


We've noticed that plans offered by Windstream Business vary by region, so be sure to verify pricing and plan terms with them before ordering service as all plans or promotions may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Last updated on 8/17/2017.

Company information for Windstream Business

Enterprise Providers

Customer Rating Business Coverage Fastest speed  

77.9%

100 mbps

45.3%

1,000 mbps

13.5%

6.0 mbps

13.2%

12 mbps

8.8%

10 mbps

7.8%

20 mbps

3.7%

45 mbps

3.7%

10 mbps

3.2%

-- mbps

2.7%

-- mbps

2.2%

5.0 mbps

Mobile Internet

Customer Rating Availability Fastest speed Lowest pricingPricing  

100.0%

0.768 mbps

$50.00

(800) 274-2538

Overview for Cricket Wireless

Cricket Wireless is a mobile internet service provider which offers service to 100% of the population in National City.

There weren't enough speed tests in our records for Cricket Wireless, or we are unable to tie specific IP ranges to their users. Either way, check back shortly and we'll display this information as soon as we can.

Customer Rating Over Time

57.8% recommendation rating according to 289 Cricket users.

Internet Plans for Cricket Wireless

$50.00/mo for 8GB of data

  • Download speeds max of 8.0 mbps (LTE)/4.0 mbps (4G). Speeds will be reduced to 0.128 mbps max once monthly data allowance is consumed.
  • Unlimited Talk & Text + Data Access.
  • Setup: In-store activation is up to $25.
(800) 274-2538

Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Cricket Wireless. Last updated on 8/18/2017.

Company information for Cricket Wireless

100.0%

6.0 mbps

$50.00

(844) 454-4202

Overview for Sprint

Sprint is a mobile internet service provider which offers service to 100% of the population in National City.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(844) 454-4202
Order Online

There weren't enough speed tests in our records for Sprint, or we are unable to tie specific IP ranges to their users. Either way, check back shortly and we'll display this information as soon as we can.

Customer Rating Over Time

58.1% recommendation rating according to 24,136 users.

Internet Plans for Sprint

$50.00/mo for 6GB of data

  • 4G LTE speeds where available.
  • Price reflects $5/mo/line Autopay discount applied within 2 invoices.
  • Setup: Up to a $30 activation fee may apply.
(844) 454-4202 Order Online

$110.00/mo for 30GB of data

  • 4G LTE speeds where available.
  • Price reflects $5/mo/line Autopay discount applied within 2 invoices.
  • Setup: Up to a $30 activation fee may apply.
(844) 454-4202 Order Online

Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Sprint. Last updated on 8/20/2017.

Company information for Sprint

100.0%

10 mbps

$55.00

(855) 792-4582

Overview for T-Mobile

T-Mobile is a mobile internet service provider which offers service to 100% of the population in National City.

There weren't enough speed tests in our records for T-Mobile, or we are unable to tie specific IP ranges to their users. Either way, check back shortly and we'll display this information as soon as we can.

Customer Rating Over Time

68.5% recommendation rating according to 29,400 users.

Internet Plans for T-Mobile

$55.00/mo for 10GB of data

  • $5/mo discount for autopay. $10/mo discount with voice line. Must call for hot spot plans.
(855) 792-4582 Order Online

$100.00/mo for 22GB of data

  • $5/mo discount for autopay. $10/mo discount with voice line. Must call for hot spot plans.
(855) 792-4582 Order Online

Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with T-Mobile. Last updated on 2/16/2017.

Company information for T-Mobile

91.7%

10 mbps

$50.00

(888) 333-6651

Overview for AT&T Wireless

AT&T Wireless is a mobile internet service provider which offers service to 92% of the population in National City.

There weren't enough speed tests in our records for AT&T Wireless, or we are unable to tie specific IP ranges to their users. Either way, check back shortly and we'll display this information as soon as we can.

Customer Rating Over Time

56.1% recommendation rating according to 12,669 users.

Internet Plans for AT&T Wireless

$50.00/mo for 5GB of data

  • 4G LTE speeds where available
  • Setup: Activation fee up to $45.00.
(888) 333-6651

Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with AT&T Wireless. Last updated on 8/21/2017.

Company information for AT&T Wireless

91.7%

10 mbps

$60.00

(800) 256-4646

Overview for Verizon Wireless

Verizon Wireless is a mobile internet service provider which offers service to 92% of the population in National City.

There weren't enough speed tests in our records for Verizon Wireless, or we are unable to tie specific IP ranges to their users. Either way, check back shortly and we'll display this information as soon as we can.

Customer Rating Over Time

61.7% recommendation rating according to 82,519 users.

Internet Plans for Verizon Wireless

$60.00/mo for 12 mbps

  • Average speeds of 5-12 mbps download and 2-5 mbps upload w/ a 10 GB/mo data cap
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Setup: $0 (Installation included and no activation fee.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi included.
(800) 256-4646 Order Online

Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Verizon Wireless. Last updated on 8/19/2017.

Company information for Verizon Wireless

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Satellite Internet Access

Customer Rating Availability Fastest speed Lowest pricingPricing  

100.0%

15 mbps

$59.99

(888) 387-7910

Overview for HughesNet

HughesNet is a satellite internet provider with service available to 100% of National City.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(888) 387-7910
Order Online

There weren't enough speed tests in our records for HughesNet, or we are unable to tie specific IP ranges to their users. Either way, check back shortly and we'll display this information as soon as we can.

Customer Rating Over Time

25.4% recommendation rating according to 6,931 users.

Internet Plans for HughesNet

$59.99/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and 3.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 20 GB/mo data cap
  • 1-year promo rate. Regular rate is $69.99.
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • 50 GB/mo of FREE data (2am–8am). Once monthly plan data is used, data speeds will be reduced to as low as or lower than 1 Mbps until the next billing period.
  • Setup: $0 (Free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $14.99/mo
(888) 387-7910 Order Online

$69.99/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and 3.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 35 GB/mo data cap
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Data Allowance: Daytime Data 25 GB (8am-6pm), Anytime Data 10 GB. Data speeds will be reduced once monthly plan data is used.
  • Setup: $99.99 (Includes lease set-up fee and free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $19.99/mo
  • Business only
(855) 650-6081 Order Online

If you are also shopping for TV or phone, make sure to check out the the latest HughesNet bundles and deals.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with HughesNet. Last updated on 7/28/2017.

Company information for HughesNet

100.0%

25 mbps

$50.00

(877) 255-5702

Overview for Exede Internet

Exede Internet is a satellite internet provider with service available to 100% of National City.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(877) 255-5702

There weren't enough speed tests in our records for Exede Internet, or we are unable to tie specific IP ranges to their users. Either way, check back shortly and we'll display this information as soon as we can.

Customer Rating Over Time

36.0% recommendation rating according to 5,980 users.

Internet Plans for Exede Internet

$50.00/mo for 12 mbps

  • 12 mbps ↓ and 3.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 12 GB/mo data cap
  • 3-year promo rate.
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Free Zone (unmetered data) from 3 am to 6am daily. 1-5 mbps download speed (morning/daytime) after priority data is used.
  • Setup: $0 (Free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $9.99/mo
(877) 255-5702

$99.99/mo for 15 mbps

  • 15 mbps ↓ and 4.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 20 GB/mo data cap
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Setup: $299.99 (Includes standard installation.)
  • Modem included.
  • Business only
(855) 650-5205

If you are thinking about bundling other services TV or phone, don't miss the newest Exede Internet bundles and deals.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Exede Internet. Last updated on 8/20/2017.

Company information for Exede Internet

1.5%

15 mbps

--

(800) 333-3474

Overview for dishNET

dishNET is a satellite internet provider with service available to 1% of National City.

There weren't enough speed tests in our records for dishNET, or we are unable to tie specific IP ranges to their users. Either way, check back shortly and we'll display this information as soon as we can.

Customer Rating Over Time

We don't have enough user ratings for yet.

Internet Plans for dishNET

After looking over their website, we did not find any details about dishNET's plans and pricing for satellite service.

To get pricing you'll either need to call them or submit your details on their website.

If you're able to find publicly available broadband plan pricing, please click the "Plans Need Updating" button below and send us the details.


Company information for dishNET

National City, CA
Broadband Stats

Approximately 109,000 people in San Diego County don't have access to any wired internet.

The average internet download speed in California is 38.8 mbps.

Almost 95% of consumers in California have access to a wired connection with true broadband speeds faster than 25mbps.

12% of National City residents are still severely limited in wired broadband choices.

California is the 9th most connected state in the U.S.

13% of residents in San Diego County have access to fixed wireless internet service.

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Top Zip Codes

  • 91950
  • 91951
Last Updated on 8/21/2017.

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