Internet Providers in Walnut Creek, CA
Residential Internet Statistics for Walnut Creek, CA
|Internet Service Providers:||8|
|Plans Start From:||$19.95|
|Top Download Speed:||5 Gbps|
|Fastest Connection Type:||Fiber|
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Internet Access in Walnut Creek, California
Currently, there are 10 ISPs in Walnut Creek marketing home connections. If you count business ISPs, that's 32 serviceable providers overall, such as Verizon Business and MHO Networks.
Viasat Internet is the most likely provider for Walnut Creek residents. practically one hundred percent of the Walnut Creek area can receive Internet service from them. HughesNet is also a common choice in the area, providing virtually one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite service. HughesNet's strongest package for Walnut Creek is 25 Mbps.
The average Walnut Creek subscriber has 5-6 companies at a given address.
Looking at network technology with significant infrastructure built in the city, we see that the most common wired broadband Internet technology infrastructures are IPBB and Fiber and Cable, with 96.27% and close to one hundred percent respectively. Regular cable TV corporations are where customers look for cable Internet and Wifi service, thanks to the fact that they can utilize their existing coaxial TV cables — which already connect to most homes — to connect subscribers to Internet service. Cable often makes sense for Walnut Creek residents because of the strong speeds in an attainable price range.
Broadband coverage insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are based on a mix of public government data and privatized data collected from telecom industry sources. Statistics regarding speed averages comes via M-Labs. Our market researchers have manually gathered price and plan details on 503 broadband plans for Walnut Creek as of 2022.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Walnut Creek, California
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|AT&T Internet||5,000 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||1s||96.3%|
|Astound Broadband Powered by Wave||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||87.3%|
|Astound Broadband Powered by Wave||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||32.3%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Sonic||80 Mbps||DSL||1m 42s||9.3%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile 5G Home Internet||182 Mbps||5G Internet||45s||22.1%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
0.5% of consumers in Walnut Creek400 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 Walnut Creek
Compare Walnut Creek to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Walnut Creek||217.4 Mbps||14||$0.29 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||581.7 Mbps ( +364.3 Mbps )||22 ( +8 )||$0.34 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||172.8 Mbps ( -44.6 Mbps )||21 ( +7 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||199.7 Mbps ( -17.7 Mbps )||20 ( +6 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||202.2 Mbps ( -15.2 Mbps )||27 ( +13 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||196.5 Mbps ( -20.9 Mbps )||11 ( -3 )||$0.39 ( + $0.00 )|