Internet Providers in Stanford, CA

Residential Internet Statistics for Stanford, CA
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Stanford, California:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    89.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • IPBB
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • IPBB
    89.9% Available
  • 2. Xfinity
    58.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    58.1% 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. Google Fiber
    23.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *2 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    23.8% Available
  • 6. 6. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    22.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    22.5% Available
  • 7. 7. Etheric
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *80 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 8. 8. Cruzio Internet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
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Internet Access in Stanford, California

3-4 ISPs can provide service to the average Stanford resident. This is a lot of choice contrasted with similar-sized cities. Competition is correlated with better regional pricing.

Coverage from the two biggest companies, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in general, will overlap. As you might expect, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.

The packages listed above are manually collected by our data science and research team.

AT&T Internet and Xfinity can also provide coverage in Stanford, and offering 89 percent and 58 percent coverage within the city.

IPBB is the main Internet option with coverage in Stanford that buyers should consider. Enter a local zip code in the search tool to search our database for detailed information.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Stanford, California

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 58.1%
Google Fiber 2,000 Mbps Fiber 4s 23.8%
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s 89.9%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 22.5%
5,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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

Stanford is the 345th most connected city in California ahead of Portola Valley, but behind Atherton, Menlo Park, Palo Alto, and Los Altos.

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

Approximately 31,000 people in Santa Clara County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 24% of people living in Stanford have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 57% of Stanford residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Santa Clara County, approximately 49,000 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 Stanford to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Stanford 154.7 Mbps 10 $0.67 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +427 Mbps ) 22 ( +12 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +18.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +45 Mbps ) 20 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +47.5 Mbps ) 27 ( +17 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +41.8 Mbps ) 11 ( +1 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )