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Internet Service Providers in Pacifica, California

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Residential Internet Providers in Pacifica

  • 98.4%

    100 Mbps

    (844) 505-3815

    DSL

    • AT&T Internet does not use data caps in Pacifica.
    • AT&T Internet's Pacifica average download speed is 327.49 Mbps.
    • Packages start at $49.99/month.
  • 53.7%

    1,000 Mbps

    (844) 505-3815

    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

    (877) 912-6177

    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.
  • 98.4%

    100 Mbps

    (866) 877-0413

    DSL

    • Plans do not limit data use.
    • EarthLink has widespread availability in the area.
    • DSL is EarthLink's top internet service option.
  • 53.7%

    1,000 Mbps

    (866) 877-0413

    Fiber

    • Plans do not limit data use.
    • EarthLink covers 53.66% of Pacifica.
    • EarthLink provides fiber internet in the area.
  • 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.
  • 100.0%

    100 Mbps

    (866) 964-1992

    Satellite

    • Viasat uses satellites to deliver home internet plans.
    • Prices range from $50–100.
  • 100.0%

    25 Mbps

    (855) 671-5164

    Satellite

    • HughesNet uses satellite technology to provide internet plans.
    • HughesNet prices range from $39.99–129.99.

Business Internet Providers in Pacifica

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  • 100.0%

    100 Mbps

    (877) 761-8590

    DSL

    • 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 327.49 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) 501-3929

    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 166.08 Mbps.
  • 42.1%

    1,000 Mbps

    (877) 761-8590

    Fiber

    • Fiber dominates AT&T's service choices in Pacifica.
    • Business packages start at $85/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.

XFINITY from Comcast and AT&T Internet are the main Internet choices in Pacifica. Xfinity is available to 99 percent of the city. AT&T Internet has a footprint of 98 percent for 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 AT&T Internet and Xfinity, EarthLink also serves the area with a recorded top speed of 100 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.

Below are the Pacifica internet providers with the greatest coverage.

Internet Providers in PacificaType Of InternetCoverage Availability
Etheric NetworksFixed Wireless100%
XFINITY from ComcastCable99.5%
AT&T InternetDSL and FiberDSL: 98.4%
Fiber: 53.7%
EarthLinkDSL and FiberDSL: 98.4%
Fiber: 53.7%
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)Satellite100%
HughesNetSatellite100%
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

ProviderSpeedTypeTime to Download 1 GB
AT&T Internet1,000 MbpsDSL and Fiber8s
EarthLink1,000 MbpsDSL and Fiber8s
XFINITY from Comcast987 MbpsCable8s

Summary Of Internet Provider Availability In Pacifica, California

  • AT&T Internet - 98.4% Availability in Pacifica - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • EarthLink - 98.4% Availability in Pacifica - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Xfinity - 99.5% Availability in Pacifica - Speeds up to 987 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Pacifica

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Download Speeds in Pacifica

Fastest Zip Codes in Pacifica

94044

  • #1 (0)
  • 371.64 Mbps ↓ (-135.39)
  • 4821 Tests ↑ (+2195)

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

ProviderTypeCoverageSpeed
AT&T InternetDSL and Fiber98.4%+1,000 Mbps
EarthLinkDSL and Fiber98.4%+1,000 Mbps
Etheric NetworksFixed Wireless100%533 Mbps
XFINITY from ComcastCable99.5%+987 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)Satellite100%100 Mbps
HughesNetSatellite100%25 Mbps
Etheric NetworksFixed Wireless100%533 Mbps
Comcast BusinessCable95.6%+987 Mbps
AT&TDSL and Fiber100%1,000 Mbps
GTT CommunicationsDSL8.5%+3.0 Mbps
MegaPathCopper1.3%+3.0 Mbps
TPx CommunicationsCopper1.9%+100 Mbps

Compare Pacifica to the 5 largest cities in the US

CityAverage Download SpeedNumber of ProvidersAverage Cost per Mbps
Pacifica123.1 Mbps8$0.37
New York142.3 Mbps (+19.2 Mbps)15 (+7)$0.37 (+$0.00)
Los Angeles72.7 Mbps (-50.5 Mbps)17 (+9)$0.26 (-$0.11)
Chicago67.6 Mbps (-55.6 Mbps)18 (+10)$0.36 (-$0.01)
Houston71.0 Mbps (-52.1 Mbps)24 (+16)$0.24 (-$0.13)
Philadelphia69.9 Mbps (-53.2 Mbps)9 (+1)$0.37 (+$0.00)
Last Updated on 4/8/2020.