Internet Providers in Oakland, CA

Top Internet Providers in Oakland, California:

Showing 1 to 13 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    97.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *6 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    97.8% Available
  • 2. AT&T Internet
    96.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    96.2% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    40.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    40.8% 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. Etheric
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *150 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. Sonic
    65.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    65.6% Available
  • 8. 8. Raw Bandwidth Communications
    13.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    13.3% Available
  • 9. 9. Cruzio Internet
    8.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    8.3% Available
  • 10. 10. Webpass
    3.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    3.2% Available
  • 11. 11. Unwired
    2.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *22 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    2.8% Available
  • 12. PAXIO
    0.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    0.5% Available
  • 13. Astound Broadband Powered by Wave
    0.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    0.2% Available
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Best Internet Providers in Oakland, CA

The best internet service providers in Oakland are AT&T Fiber, Sonic, and Xfinity.

Of these three, Sonic is the overall best internet provider, offering fast fiber-optic connections with download speeds up to 80 Mbps. Its gigabit symmetrical internet plan, Sonic Fiber, starts as low as $49.99. However, Sonic Fiber is not as widely available in Oakland as some of its major competitors.

AT&T offers download speeds of up to 5 Gbps through its AT&T Fiber plans, with packages starting at $55. While it can be more expensive than other technologies, it is still considered one of the fastest internet providers in Oakland.

If fiber internet is not available in your area, Xfinity is available virtually everywhere in town and offers download speeds of up to 1.2 Gbps through a cable connection, one of the best and most popular internet connection types. Oakland residents can expect to pay as little as $39.99 for its lowest-tier plan.

Internet Provider Store Locations in Oakland

3,000 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.

Oakland is the 34th most connected city in California ahead of Alameda, Emeryville, Orinda, and Berkeley, but behind Albany.

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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.

Fiber Availability: 88% of people living in Oakland 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 99% of Oakland 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 Alameda County, approximately 14,000 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.

Cheapest Internet Providers in Oakland, California

Provider Plan Starting From Connection Contract Length Data Caps
Sonic $29.99 Fiber None No Caps
Xfinity $39.99 Cable None No Caps
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet $50 5G Internet None No Caps
AT&T Internet $55 Fiber None No Caps

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