Internet providers in San Marcos, CA

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1. AT&T
3% available in San Marcos
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
2. Spectrum
48% available in San Marcos
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
3. Cox Communications
97% available in San Marcos
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
300Mbps
4. Viasat
99% available in San Marcos
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
5. HughesNet
Available in San Marcos
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
6. EarthLink
Available in San Marcos
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
50Mbps
1. AT&T
Available in San Marcos
Connection:
DSL, Fiber & Wireless
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
2. Spectrum
48% available in San Marcos
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
3. Cox Communications
97% available in San Marcos
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
300Mbps
4. Viasat
99% available in San Marcos
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
5. HughesNet
Available in San Marcos
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
6. One Ring Networks
15% available in San Marcos
Connection:
Wireless
Download speeds up to
6Mbps
7. Megapath
47% available in San Marcos
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
8. Wave.Band
Available in San Marcos
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
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1. AT&T
Available in San Marcos
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T
4GLTE

User Rating Info
2. Sprint
Available in San Marcos
Connection:
Mobile
Sprint
4GLTE

User Rating Info
3. T-Mobile
Available in San Marcos
Connection:
Mobile
T-Mobile
4GLTE

User Rating Info

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5+ Mbps

  • Regular browsing
  • Music streaming
  • Ideal for 1 person

10+ Mbps

  • HD video streaming
  • Casual gaming
  • Ideal for 1-2 people

20+ Mbps

  • Ultra HD streaming
  • Frequent gaming
  • Ideal for 2-4 people

40+ Mbps

  • Simultaneous HD streaming
  • Simultaneous gaming
  • Ideal for 4+

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AT&T vs. Spectrum

AT&T is perfect for those who need affordable high-speed packages. Spectrum keeps things simple by offering just one high-speed internet package.

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AT&T vs. Cox

Go with AT&T for great customer service on widely available internet packages. Get Cox for consistent speeds in affordable packages.

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Hughesnet vs. Viasat

Get low prices on satellite internet with HughesNet. Order Viasat for superior speeds and newer technology.

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What is the best internet provider in San Marcos?

Internet Provider Types in San Marcos


Cable

100%
Coverage


DSL

89%
Coverage


Fiber

3%
Coverage

Internet Speed Availability in San Marcos


3 Mbps

100%
Availability


10 Mbps

100%
Availability


25 Mbps

100%
Availability

Broadband Internet Availability

(Internet faster than 25 Mbps)

100%
San Marcos
94%
California
79%
USA

San Marcos Residential Internet Coverage

San Marcos, with its population of 83,000 people, is a growing suburban community of California. The city is conveniently located close to many California cities, including Escondido and Carlsbad.

For those who want options, AT&T is a common choice. Through AT&T, customers can choose fiber or DSL. The AT&T network runs as far north as Buena Creek, as far south as Rancho Santa Fe, as far west as San Marcos Boulevard, and as far east as Rock Springs.

Another service provider with a huge service area is Cox Communications. This coverage map reaches all of San Marcos, running past the city limits in all directions.

When it comes to cable, Time Warner Spectrum is a popular choice.Service is available in much of central San Marcos and most of southwestern San Marcos.

National provider New Edge Networks brings coverage to select San Marcos neighborhoods. Some of the areas that benefit from New Edge Networks coverage include Rancho Santa Fe and Lake San Marcos.

Fastest Internet Service Providers in San Marcos

AT&T offers internet at speeds up to 1000 Mbps

Spectrum offers internet at speeds up to 100 Mbps

Cox Communications offers internet at speeds up to 300 Mbps

Viasat offers internet at speeds up to 25 Mbps

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Summary of San Marcos internet providers

Provider Type Download speeds up to User Rating
AT&T DSL & Fiber 1000 Mbps 3.0/5
Spectrum Cable 100 Mbps 3.0/5
Cox Communications Cable 300 Mbps 3.0/5
Viasat Satellite 25 Mbps 2.0/5
HughesNet Satellite 25 Mbps 2.5/5
EarthLink Fiber 50 Mbps 3.5/5

Availability and speeds displayed are not guaranteed and are subject to change.

Technology Type

DSL:

DSL provides internet service via phone cables and is up to ten times faster than dial-up service.

Cable:

Cable provides internet speeds faster than DSL through the same cables used for cable TV.

Satellite:

Satellite internet is widely available, but offers slower speeds due to a far-traveling signal.

Fiber:

Fiber relies on glass strands to relay digital code and is much faster than both DSL and cable.

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