Merced Residential Internet Coverage
More than 20% of Merced residents were born overseas. More than half of Merced residents are of Latino or Hispanic origin. The low-income residents work in both blue- and white-collar professions. Merced residents rely on their high-speed internet service to keep them connected to loved ones in their country of origin. Fully 99% of residents can access high-speed internet compared with 94% of California overall.
Xfinity cable internet and AT&T DSL reach the majority of Merced homes. In addition, AT&T is beginning to roll out fiber optics to the area. They currently reach 6% of residents and this is likely increase over time. New Edge Networks reaches 2% of homes with DSL options and 1% of residents with copper wire. Residents on either side of Rte 99 can access these options.
AT&T is not currently providing commercial internet service in the area. Fiber optics are not yet an option for either residents or businesses.
Fastest Internet Service Providers in Merced
AT&T offers internet at speeds up to 1000 Mbps
Xfinity offers internet at speeds up to 1000 Mbps
Viasat offers internet at speeds up to 25 Mbps
HughesNet offers internet at speeds up to 25 Mbps