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Internet Providers in Santa Fe Springs, California
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Internet Access in Santa Fe Springs, California
Viasat Internet has the strongest coverage footprint in Santa Fe Springs. HughesNet is also commonly available.
According to aggregated speed test data, the average download rate within Santa Fe Springs accounting for all Internet providers is 225.02 Mbps, which is 86.90 percent higher than the California 29.48 Mbps average.
The packages shown on this page are collected by hand by our data science and research division. The 35 Internet packages displayed above are the most recent of 465 packages we've aggregated in Santa Fe Springs to date.
Spectrum and Frontier Communications also offer Internet service in Santa Fe Springs, with significant shared territory in some parts of town.
Overall, competition between ISPs in Santa Fe Springs isn't high (2.27 companies available per census block). 2-3 companies per resident isn't much, but it's sufficient to create competition around price that is good for those who live in better connected parts of the city.
- There are 20 internet providers in Santa Fe Springs with 6 of those offering residential service
- Santa Fe Springs is the 2nd most connected city in California ahead of La Mirada, Pico Rivera, Downey, Whittier, and Norwalk.
- The fastest zip code in Santa Fe Springs for July 2021 is 90670. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
2.4% of consumers in Santa Fe Springs300 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 Santa Fe Springs, California
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL and Fiber||8s||74.4%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB||1m 21s||1.9%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Cap Issues and Cord Cutting in Santa Fe Springs
Data collected by our research team shows that many of the popular providers currently use data caps for their home Internet connections. Data caps are a public issue since consumers see caps as a tactic to stop "cord cutting". Providers maintain they are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the issue is the same: video streaming, which easily uses one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Compare Santa Fe Springs to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Santa Fe Springs||225 Mbps||7||$0.59 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +309.4 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( -76.2 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( -64.4 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( -55.5 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( -62.9 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|