Santa Clara residents are white-collar, upper-middle class people. Primarily, these people work in computers and math. They_re also highly educated and incredibly diverse. Over 40% of Santa Clara residents were born outside the United States. Residents with these characteristics demand reliable internet to excel in their careers and relax during their off time. Compared to 94% of Californians, 100% of Santa Clara residents can obtain high-speed internet.
AT&T_s DSL and Xfinity_s cable internet services both reach 95% of Santa Clara residents. Sonic.net competes with AT&T_s DSL customers residing between Rte. 237 and W. Hamilton Ave., reaching 26% of Santa Clara residents. New Edge Networks as a small piece of the DSL internet service for 1% of Santa Clara residents in the airport area. Fiber optics have begun to enter the Santa Clara area. AT&T reaches just 1% of the population now, but that_s likely to expand.
Business can get copper wire hookups from Megapath in addition to the residential services offered.