Internet Providers in South San Francisco, California

Residential Internet Statistics for South San Francisco, CA
Internet Service Providers: 8
Plans Start From: $19.95
Top Download Speed: 5 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in South San Francisco, California:

Showing 1 to 10 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    97.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    97.8% Available
  • 2. Xfinity
    98.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    98.8% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    22.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    22.9% Available
  • 6. 6. Etheric
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *300 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. Astound Broadband Powered by Wave
    76.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    76.9% Available
  • 8. 8. Raw Bandwidth Communications
    56.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    56.5% Available
  • 9. 9. Sonic
    39.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *2 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    39.9% Available
  • 10. 10. Astound Broadband Powered by Wave
    8.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    8.4% Available
  • 1. Comcast Business
    98.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    98.2% Available
  • 2. Raw Bandwidth Communications
    84.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    84.3% Available
  • 3. Astound Broadband Powered by Wave
    72% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    72% Available
  • 4. AT&T
    45.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    45.7% Available
  • 5. 5. Sonic Business
    29.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *2 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    29.2% Available
  • 6. 6. Sonic Business
    13.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *80 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    13.2% Available
  • 7. 7. Windstream
    12.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    12.2% Available
  • 8. 8. Etheric
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *300 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 9. 9. MHO
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 11. 10. Raw Bandwidth Communications
    84.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    84.3% Available
  • 13. 11. Sonic Business
    29.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *2 Gbps
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    29.2% Available
  • 14. 12. TPx Communications
    24.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    24.5% Available
  • 15. 13. Crown Castle
    23.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    23.5% Available
  • 16. 14. Verizon Business
    19.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    19.4% Available
  • 17. 15. GTT
    17.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *6 Mbps
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    17.9% Available
  • 18. 16. Astound Broadband Powered by Wave
    14.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    14.6% Available
  • 19. 17. Zayo
    4.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    4.3% Available
  • 20. Allstream
    0.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    0.8% Available
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Internet Access in South San Francisco, California

Broadband Internet competition in South San Francisco is above average in comparison to other California communities. There are 6.97 providers per census block on average. South San Francisco ranks 6th on the "most connected city" charts.

Viasat Internet is the most common option for South San Francisco residents. They are available to virtually one hundred percent of South San Francisco census blocks. HughesNet is also a common choice, serving practically one hundred percent of local addresses with Satellite broadband service. The fastest package listed by HughesNet in South San Francisco is 25 megabits per second.

The data on this page is sourced from FCC coverage reports, and is cross-validated through privatized databases to provide more granular results than governmental websites. Data about pricing of current Internet plans is sourced by manually collecting thousands of plans each year.

Xfinity provides a common second choice to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet). They offer a top speed of 1,000 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't actually the only option for Internet for residents of South San Francisco. fixed wireless companies such as Etheric Networks can reach 300 Mbps or more using wireless technology. Aside from consumer broadband, there are also 13 providers in South San Francisco with enterprise and business products and services like point-to-point connectivity or custom fiber loops. Our listings include every provider with business plans on their website, although some offer both residential and business broadband.

The big picture is that the widest available Internet options within South San Francisco are IPBB and Fiber, followed by Cable. The mapping tools and speed test data seen below show how the real-world speed statistics differ between zip codes and ISPs in South San Francisco.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In South San Francisco, California

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Sonic 2,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 4s 39.9%
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 1s 97.8%
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 98.8%
Astound Broadband Powered by Wave 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 76.9%
Astound Broadband Powered by Wave 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 8.4%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Raw Bandwidth Communications 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 56.5%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 22.9%
200 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

Reference

This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

South San Francisco is the 6th most connected city in California ahead of Brisbane, Daly City, San Bruno, Millbrae, and Pacifica.

Reference

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

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

Reference

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 71% of people living in South San Francisco have residential fiber service available to them.

Reference

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 100% of South San Francisco residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

Reference

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In San Mateo County, approximately 3,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

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Compare South San Francisco to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
South San Francisco 204.5 Mbps 13 $0.26 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +377.2 Mbps ) 21 ( +8 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -31.7 Mbps ) 18 ( +5 ) $0.22 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -4.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +4 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -2.3 Mbps ) 24 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -8 Mbps ) 10 ( -3 ) $0.37 ( + $0.00 )