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Internet Service Providers in Pacifica, California

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Residential Internet Providers in Pacifica

  • 98.4%

    100 Mbps

    (855) 910-0548

    IPBB

    • AT&T Internet does not use data caps in Pacifica.
    • AT&T Internet's Pacifica average download speed is 358.92 Mbps.
    • Packages start at $49.99/month.
  • 53.7%

    1,000 Mbps

    (855) 910-0548

    Fiber

    • Pricing starts at $49.99.
    • Internet services from AT&T Fiber in Pacifica do not limit data usage.
    • AT&T Fiber has fiber plans.
  • 99.5%

    987 Mbps

    (844) 910-2674

    Calling may result in longer than usual wait times. Consider Online Order

    Cable

    • Xfinity customers can access 5 internet plans.
    • Xfinity coverage reaches 99.50% of the Pacifica population.
    • Xfinity sells cable service.
  • 100.0%

    100 Mbps

    (844) 912-2812

    Satellite

    • Video streaming is unlimited for home internet plans.
    • Prices range from $50–100.
    • Current customers have rated Viasat at two stars.
  • 100.0%

    25 Mbps

    (844) 902-3107

    Satellite

    • HughesNet prices range from $59.99–149.99.
    • HughesNet customers have awarded the provider a one and a half-star rating.
    • Pacifica residents have access to satellite plans HughesNet.
  • 100.0%

    533 Mbps

    (650) 446-3622

    Fixed Wireless

    • Etheric star ratings are 41.11% above average.
    • Etheric provides a fixed wireless alternative in Pacifica.
    • Pricing for Etheric packages ranges from $99–229.

Business Internet Providers in Pacifica

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  • 100.0%

    100 Mbps

    (855) 929-4570

    IPBB

    • IPBB dominates AT&T's service options in Pacifica.
    • Business offerings from AT&T start at $50 monthly.
    • The average internet speed of AT&T in the Pacifica area is 358.92 Mbps.
  • 100.0%

    533 Mbps

    (650) 446-3622

    Fixed Wireless

    • In the Pacifica area, Etheric offers fiber-backed fixed wireless service to businesses.
    • The lowest price for Etheric business service is $159.
  • 95.6%

    987 Mbps

    (855) 943-4155

    Calling may result in longer than usual wait times. Consider Online Order

    Cable

    • In Pacifica, Comcast Business offers cable internet service options.
    • Prices ranging from $69.95–499.95 are typical from Comcast Business.
    • In In Pacifica, the average Comcast Business download speed is 178.65 Mbps.
  • 42.1%

    1,000 Mbps

    (855) 929-4570

    Fiber

    • Fiber dominates AT&T's service choices in Pacifica.
    • Business packages start at $50/month for AT&T.
  • 1.3%

    3.0 Mbps

    (877) 984-3470

    Copper

    • Fiber-backed copper is MegaPath's main option in Pacifica.
    • $75 is the normal starting point for MegaPath business pricing.

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Enterprise Providers

  • 100.0%

    533 Mbps

    Fixed Wireless

    Etheric Networks provides 100% of Pacifica with fixed wireless service. User reviews rate them four stars out of five.

  • 95.6%

    987 Mbps

    Cable

    Comcast Business covers 95.60% of the area with cable networking and a top reported download speed of 987 Mbps. Their current rating is two and a half stars.

  • 42.1%

    1,000 Mbps

    Fiber

    AT&T provides 42.11% of Pacifica with fiber service. They currently earn a two and a half-star rating.

  • 8.5%

    3.0 Mbps

    DSL Cable

    GTT Communications provides 8.50% of Pacifica with DSL and cable service. They currently earn a one and a halfout of five star user rating.

  • 1.9%

    100 Mbps

    Copper

    TPx Communications provides 1.89% of Pacifica with copper service. The provider's rating is two and a half stars.

  • 1.3%

    3.0 Mbps

    Copper

    MegaPath provides copper service to 1.30% of the area. Their current rating is two out of five.

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Mobile Internet Providers in Pacifica

  • 100.0%

    10 Mbps

    (844) 898-5296

    Mobile Broadband

    • AT&T Wireless provides widespread coverage in Pacifica.
    • AT&T Wireless plans start at $50.
    • Confirm data use policies with company when selecting a plan.
  • 100.0%

    0.768 Mbps

    (888) 863-8768

    Mobile Broadband

    • Metro® by T-Mobile packages start at $30.
    • The vast majority of Pacifica is served by by Metro® by T-Mobile coverage.
    • Metro® by T-Mobile mobile plans may be limited by to data allowances.
  • 100.0%

    10 Mbps

    (800) 866-2453

    Mobile Broadband

    • T-Mobile coverage reaches 100% of Pacifica.
    • Unlimited plans migh be subject to data allowances.
    • T-Mobile's rating is three and a half stars.
  • 100.0%

    10 Mbps

    (800) 922-0204

    Mobile Broadband

    • Pricing for Verizon Wireless plans ranges from $60–150.
    • Verizon Wireless offers strong cell service for Pacifica.
    • Mobile services are not a substitute of wired broadband.

Internet Access in Pacifica, California

Broadband Internet competition is above-average in Pacifica compared to other parts of California, with are 5.04 providers per census block on average. Pacifica ranks 415th on the "most connected city" charts. Only 1.57 percent of the area have one or fewer options for Internet services.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the main Internet choices in Pacifica.

Looking closer at the network technologies within Pacifica, there are essentially two primary systems: cable (XFINITY from Comcast is an example) and DSL (think AT&T Internet).

Remember that since FCC data is only collected twice annually and only published six or more months after, availability shown might not reflect the most recent network expansions or regional changes.

While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, XFINITY from Comcast also serves the area with a recorded top speed of 987 Mbps. Fixed wireless plans from companies like Etheric Networks can deliver as much as 533 Mbps via direct wireless hardware. for local businesses, there are also 6 providers in Pacifica offering enterprise-level services like T1 and MPLS. See the map to compare broadband coverage on the census block level.

Residential Internet Providers in Pacifica, CA

Provider Starting Price Speed Range Type Of Internet Coverage Availability
XFINITY from Comcast $24.99/mo. 25-1000 Mbps Cable 100% Cable
AT&T Internet $49.99/mo. 100-1000 Mbps IPBB, Fiber 98% IPBB, 54% Fiber
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) $50/mo. 12-50 Mbps Satellite 100% Satellite
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 25 Mbps Satellite 100% Satellite

The table above summarizes Pacifica internet providers with the greatest coverage locally.

1.6% of consumers in Pacifica

500 People

Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Pacifica, California

Provider Speed Type Time to Download 1 GB
AT&T Internet 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s
XFINITY from Comcast 987 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary Of Internet Provider Availability In Pacifica, California

  • AT&T Internet - 98.4% Availability in Pacifica - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Xfinity - 99.5% Availability in Pacifica - Speeds up to 987 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Pacifica - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Pacifica - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Pacifica

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Download Speeds in Pacifica

Fastest Zip Codes in Pacifica

94044

  • #1 (0)
  • 381.25 Mbps ↓ (-31.80)
  • 4778 Tests ↓ (-227)

Publicly Funded Internet Access in Pacifica

In Pacifica we've found one location that offers publicly funded internet access points. These locations may offer free internet to the public on a schedule. Because schedules vary we recommend contacting the institution ahead of time.

  • Pacifica Library
    104 Hilton Way
    Pacifica, CA 94044

Pacifica is the 415th most connected city in California behind South San Francisco, Burlingame, San Bruno, Millbrae, and Montara.

Approximately 3,000 people in San Mateo County don't have access to any wired internet.

Fiber Availability: 54% of people living in Pacifica have residential fiber service available to them.

Approximately 98% of Pacifica residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

As of this month, 94044 Is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Pacifica.

In San Mateo County, approximately 4,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

Data Caps on Pacifica Internet Plans

Many Internet providers have begun to add data limits onto their consumer Internet packages recently. The trend is certainly true in the Pacifica market, with common providers such as Xfinity featuring capped plans. This might not really matter for most Internet users, but may affect subscribers that share their plan with household members or techies who consume a lot of high-def content. For reference, an HD video stream on Netflix consumes about 3GB of data per hour, according to Netflix.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Pacifica

Provider Type Coverage Speed
AT&T Internet DSL and Fiber 98.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
Etheric Networks Fixed Wireless 100% 533 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 99.5%+ 987 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Etheric Networks Fixed Wireless 100% 533 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 95.6%+ 987 Mbps
AT&T DSL and Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
GTT Communications DSL 8.5%+ 3.0 Mbps
MegaPath Copper 1.3%+ 3.0 Mbps
TPx Communications Copper 1.9%+ 100 Mbps

Compare Pacifica to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Pacifica 135.6 Mbps 8 $0.40
New York 169.4 Mbps (+33.8 Mbps) 15 (+7) $0.36 (-$0.04)
Los Angeles 79.5 Mbps (-56.1 Mbps) 17 (+9) $0.28 (-$0.12)
Chicago 72.1 Mbps (-63.5 Mbps) 18 (+10) $0.26 (-$0.14)
Houston 78.8 Mbps (-56.8 Mbps) 24 (+16) $0.29 (-$0.11)
Philadelphia 77.6 Mbps (-58.0 Mbps) 9 (+1) $0.38 (-$0.02)
Last Updated on 7/5/2020.