Internet Providers in Watsonville, California

Residential Internet Statistics for Watsonville, CA
Internet Service Providers: 9
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 5 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Watsonville, California:

Showing 1 to 11 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    94% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    94% Available
  • 2. Spectrum
    80.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    80.4% 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. Xfinity
    6.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    6.9% Available
  • 6. Suddenlink
    1.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    1.1% Available
  • 7. 6. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    18.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    18.8% Available
  • 8. 7. Etheric
    99.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *150 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    99.6% Available
  • 9. 8. Cruzio Internet
    98.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    98.7% Available
  • 10. 9. Sonic
    8.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *80 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    8.4% Available
  • 11. 10. RazzoLink
    7.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    7.6% Available
1 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Watsonville. See All
  • 1. Spectrum Business
    49.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    49.1% Available
  • 2. AT&T
    47.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    47.4% Available
  • 3. Comcast Business
    11.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    11.3% Available
  • 4. AT&T
    11.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    11.1% Available
  • 5. 5. Sonic Business
    2.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *80 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    2.4% Available
  • 6. Suddenlink Business
    0.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    0.2% Available
  • 7. 6. Etheric
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *150 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 8. 7. Cruzio Internet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 9. 8. RazzoLink
    40.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    40.6% Available
  • 10. 9. Crown Castle
    19% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    19% Available
  • 11. 10. GTT
    15.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *8 Mbps
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    15.9% Available
  • 14. 11. Spectrum Business
    7.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    7.2% Available
  • 15. 12. TPx Communications
    5.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    5.3% Available
  • 16. 13. Fusion Connect
    5.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    5.3% Available
  • 17. 14. Utility Telecom
    4.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    4.7% Available
  • 18. 15. Vast Networks
    3.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    3.8% Available
  • 19. 16. Sonic Business
    2.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *12 Mbps
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    2.4% Available
  • 20. Verizon Business
    0.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    0.4% Available
2 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Watsonville. See All

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Internet Access in Watsonville, California

Government-sourced Form 477 datasets are the primary source of Watsonville-area Internet availability information listed here. To date, we've analyzed 12,414 rows of FCC and privatized databases about Internet availability within Watsonville. Our download speed calculation is based on speed test data. Speed test data is a flawed indicator of Internet quality. These averages are not indicative of the the actual speeds customers will experience at residences around Watsonville.

Viasat Internet has the largest coverage area for Watsonville residents. practically one hundred percent of the Watsonville area can receive Internet service from them. HughesNet is also a common choice, providing close to one hundred percent of residents with Satellite broadband service. HughesNet's fastest package for Watsonville is 25 Mbps.

AT&T Internet is a common second choice to the primary providers. They offer a maximum speed of 100 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only option for Internet access in Watsonville. fixed wireless providers such as Etheric Networks are able to offer 150 Mbps over wireless links. Outside of residential Internet, there are also 14 providers in the area offering enterprise and smb subscriptions such as SD-WAN. The small business listings here include all providers with explicit business packages online, although some offer both home and business-class broadband.

The average location in Watsonville has 5-6 companies at any given location. Only 5.45 percent of the Watsonville population are limited to one option for Internet.

In summary, locals are frequently choosing between IPBB and Fiber and Fixed Wireless and Cable. The coverage maps and speed test data seen below illustrate how the actual speed statistics vary when comparing specific neighborhoods and Internet providers in Watsonville.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Watsonville, California

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber and Fixed Wireless 1s 94.0%
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 6.9%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 80.4%
Suddenlink Communications 940 Mbps Cable 8s 1.1%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Sonic 80 Mbps DSL 1m 42s 8.4%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 18.8%
4,000 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.

Watsonville is the 362nd most connected city in California ahead of Aromas, but behind Aptos, Freedom, Capitola, and Castroville.

Reference

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

Approximately 10,000 people in Santa Cruz 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: 13% of people living in Watsonville 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 95% of Watsonville 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 Cruz County, approximately 12,000 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 Watsonville to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Watsonville 92.1 Mbps 14 $0.31 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +489.6 Mbps ) 21 ( +7 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +80.7 Mbps ) 18 ( +4 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +107.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +3 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +110.1 Mbps ) 24 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +104.4 Mbps ) 10 ( -4 ) $0.37 ( + $0.00 )