Internet Providers in Santa Clara, CA
Residential Internet Statistics for Santa Clara, CA
|Internet Service Providers:||13|
|Plans Start From:||$19.99|
|Top Download Speed:||5 Gbps|
|Fastest Connection Type:||Fiber|
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Internet Access in Santa Clara, California
Information here is calculated from biannual FCC coverage reports. Our data also includes direct reporting from providers to validate that information on a census block or lit address level. Pricing and plan data is gathered manually through our market research division. To date, we've analyzed 594 broadband plans in Santa Clara. speed averages are calculated from 67,130 local connections. They are intended for general provider comparison purposes, not to indicate maximum Internet speedsin the area.
Xfinity is also a commonly available broadband choice in Santa Clara. They offer Cable connections in 98 percent of the area. Verizon offers an alternative wireless service for 90 percent of the area, although it requires roof access or line of site with a Verizon tower or access point.
When considering the network technology types within Santa Clara, you essentially see two choices: cable (providers like Xfinity) and DSL (think AT&T Internet).
broadband market choice is decent for Santa Clara, and the average Santa Clara household is served by 5 Internet providers. (5.86 per census block.)
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Santa Clara as measured by coverage. As the map below demonstrates, these providers frequently overlap in different blocks around Santa Clara.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Santa Clara, California
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|AT&T Internet||5,000 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||1s||97.7%|
|EarthLink||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber and 5G Internet||8s||96.5%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Sonic||80 Mbps||DSL||1m 42s||13.5%|
|Raw Bandwidth Communications||40 Mbps||DSL||3m 24s||13.5%|
|T-Mobile 5G Home Internet||182 Mbps||5G Internet||45s||37.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
2.1% of consumers in Santa Clara2,000 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.
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.
Map of ISPs in Santa Clara
Compare Santa Clara to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Santa Clara||225.5 Mbps||18||$0.32 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||581.7 Mbps ( +356.2 Mbps )||22 ( +4 )||$0.34 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||172.8 Mbps ( -52.7 Mbps )||21 ( +3 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||199.7 Mbps ( -25.8 Mbps )||20 ( +2 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||202.2 Mbps ( -23.3 Mbps )||27 ( +9 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||196.5 Mbps ( -29 Mbps )||11 ( -7 )||$0.39 ( + $0.00 )|