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Internet Providers in San Joaquin, California
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Internet Access in San Joaquin, California
Broadband Internet competition is above-average in San Joaquin compared with other California communities. There are 3.7 providers per census block, on average. San Joaquin ranks at 778th on the "most connected city" charts. As it stands, only 15.47 percent of San Joaquin residents have one or fewer options for Internet service.
Coverage from the two biggest companies, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.
Sebastian and Xfinity can also provide coverage in San Joaquin, with shared territory in some parts of town.
The packages listed above are collected by hand by our data science and research staff.
The big picture is that the widest available broadband options within San Joaquin are Cable, followed by Satellite. The map and speed test data below show how the real-world speed results vary between neighborhoods and ISPs in the area.
Internet Statistics 2022
15.5% of consumers in San Joaquin700 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 San Joaquin, California
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Sebastian||100 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||1m 21s||85.8%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For San Joaquin
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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 Among San Joaquin Internet Service Providers
Many Internet companies have moved to add data "plans" to consumer broadband plans in recent years. The trend holds true for the San Joaquin market, with local providers like Xfinity advertising capped plans. It's not a large issue for most Internet users, but may affect users that share their WiFi with multiple other family or techies who download or upload a lot of 4K video. If you are concerned about staying under a set amount of data use, start by checking for fiber plans at your address using the search tool above. Fiber is usually more expensive. However, they usually offer non-capped data use since the fiber infrastructure doesn't share limited bandwidth seen with cable and DSL connections.
Compare San Joaquin to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|San Joaquin||6.3 Mbps||7||$0.37 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +539.3 Mbps )||21 ( +14 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +155 Mbps )||20 ( +13 )||$0.33 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +174.6 Mbps )||19 ( +12 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +180.3 Mbps )||26 ( +19 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +172.8 Mbps )||10 ( +3 )||$0.36 ( $0.00 )|