Internet Providers in Vista, California

Most Popular Internet Providers in Vista, California:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    97% Available
    97%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $35 - $129.99

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas. *See offer details.
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    • Deal
    • Fiber
    • IPBB
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 4
    • Speed Range: 75-1000mbps
    • Connection: IPBB and Fiber
    • Installation: Up to $99 installation cost.
    • Price Range: $35 - $129.99
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. Cox
    88.8% Available
    88.8%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $29.99 - $237.99

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 8
    • Speed Range: 25-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $29.99 - $237.99
    • Contracts: 1 Year required
    Deal
    There are 8 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. T-Mobile Home Internet
    47.6% Available
    47.6%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $55

    Speeds up to:
    115 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 115-115mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $50 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $49.99 - $199.99

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $39.99 - $149.99

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 6. 6. Ultra Home Internet
    47.6% Available
    47.6%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $59.99 - $289.99

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    Set up new service: Order Online
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $289.99
    • Contracts: None required
    Set up new service: Order Online
  • 7. 7. EarthLink
    97.7% Available
    97.7%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $49.95 - $99.95

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-1000mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Installation: Includes professional installation.
    • Price Range: $49.95 - $99.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year required
  • 8. 8. Spectrum
    15.3% Available
    15.3%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $49.99 - $152.97

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    Wireless speeds may vary
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 6
    • Speed Range: 200-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Includes self-installation activation.
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $152.97
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 9. 9. Valley Center Wireless
    2.2% Available
    2.2%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $44.95 - $104.95

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 1-50mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes installation.
    • Price Range: $44.95 - $104.95
1 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Vista. See All
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $75

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    View AT&T Wireless Details
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $60 - $85

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    View T-Mobile Details
    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $55 - $65

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Cricket
    98.8% Available
    98.8%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $35 - $55

    Speeds up to:
    0.768 Mbps
    Download
    View Cricket Details
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-0.768mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $35 - $55

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Internet Access in Vista, California

Vista features only two dominent Internet service choices to grapple with: coaxial cable (96.64% availability) and DSL (97.69% coverage). Coaxial cable Internet is delivered from TV corporations via coaxial copper television cables on telephone poles or buried along the road. DSL is sent over twisted copper phone lines. The vast majority of Vista census blocks have access to coaxial cable and/or DSL service from at least two companies.

Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As residents might expect, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Vista.

EarthLink as well as AT&T Internet also offer Internet service in Vista, often competing for the same customers.

Most households in Vista have more than one Internet providers to them, although the number of options tends to rise and dip from block to block. View the map below to discover competition changes in different parts of the city.

The Internet access statistics here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are calculated from a mix of governmental data and private data collected directly from telecom industry sources. Averaged statistics regarding speed data comes primarily via M-Labs. [1] Our market research team has manually gathered package pricing and plan details on 431 broadband deals for Vista to date.

Internet Statistics 2022

2,000 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.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Vista, California

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Cox Communications 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 88.8%
AT&T Internet 1,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 8s 97.0%
EarthLink 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 97.7%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 15.3%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile Home Internet 115 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 11s 47.6%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Ultra Home Internet 100 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 47.6%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Vista

Vista Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Vista is the 399th most connected city in California ahead of Oceanside, Bonsall, and Camp Pendleton, but behind Carlsbad and San Marcos.

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

Approximately 102,000 people in San Diego County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 15% of people living in Vista have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 98% of Vista residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In San Diego County, approximately 115,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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 and Cord Cutting in Vista

Data from our researchers suggests that popular providers in Vista use data caps on home Internet connections. Data caps are disliked because users see caps as a tactic to limit streaming services. Providers insist data caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the issue is the same: over-the-top streaming services, which easily uses 1–7GB/hr.

Compare Vista to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Vista 166.3 Mbps 11 $0.54 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +379.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +10 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( -5 Mbps ) 20 ( +9 ) $0.32 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +14.6 Mbps ) 19 ( +8 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +20.3 Mbps ) 26 ( +15 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +12.8 Mbps ) 10 ( -1 ) $0.36 ( $0.00 )

Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Vista

Dependable Service

I rarely have any issues with internet cable access. Great customer service if you get past tier 1 help reps; they have you going through the canned 'turn off your modem'; unplug the cable. Asking for tier 2 will put you in touch with a techie that will listen to your problems, BUT, you must describe what is happening as thoroughly and accurately as you can. Speed is good and consistent. Reliability is great.

Cox is by far the best company for internet.

I have had every provider for internet you could possibly name. Cox is by far the company I have had the least hassle with. Their phone support, even though they use a robot to do much of the work in the beginning of the call, is actually super easy to use and helpful. I've never experienced my internet being slow for more than a minute. I've never been on hold with Cox for an outrageous amount of time like other companies. When I moved to another state and wanted to take Cox with me it was extremely simple and hassle-free. Just one phone call saying I was moving, giving the new address, done. I love Cox and I recommend it.