Internet providers in
Santa Maria, CA

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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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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.

2. Frontier FiOS
Available in Santa Maria
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
1. Xfinity
Available in Santa Maria
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
250Mbps
1. Charter
Available in Santa Maria
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
60Mbps
1. Viasat
Available in Santa Maria
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
2. New Edge Networks
Available in Santa Maria
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
2Mbps
2. Frontier FiOS
Available in Santa Maria
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
1. Xfinity
Available in Santa Maria
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
250Mbps
1. Charter
Available in Santa Maria
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
60Mbps
1. Viasat
Available in Santa Maria
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
2. New Edge Networks
Available in Santa Maria
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
2Mbps
2. Megapath
Available in Santa Maria
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
6Mbps
1. TW Telecom
Available in Santa Maria
Connection:
Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
10Mbps
1. Level 3 Communications
Available in Santa Maria
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. AT&T
Available in Santa Maria
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T
4GLTE
1. Sprint
Available in Santa Maria
Connection:
Mobile
Sprint
4GLTE
1. T-Mobile
Available in Santa Maria
Connection:
Mobile
T-Mobile
4GLTE

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Santa Maria Residential Internet Coverage

Santa Maria is a lower-middle class area with a largely Hispanic population. The blue-collar workers who reside in Santa Maria use their internet connection from everything to connecting with their employers to improving their English skills.

Ninety-eight percent of residents have access to high speed internet. The two most common choices are Xfinity for cable or Frontier for DSL. Both providers serve all Santa Maria residents.

Frontier has begun offering fiber optics to select customers with plans to expand. Another option is Hughesnet satellite which reaches an additional 1% of Santa Maria residents.

Businesses in the Santa Maria area have additional options. Megapath offers copper wire to 84% of the area_s commercial locations and DSL to 75% of businesses. New Edge Networks offers DSL and copper wire hook ups to a limited number of businesses.

Internet Provider types in Santa Maria


Cable

98%
Coverage

DSL

96%
Coverage

Fiber

4%
Coverage

Internet Provider availability in Santa Maria,CA


3 Mbps
100%
availability

10 Mbps
100%
availability

25 Mbps
98%
availability
Broadband internet availability
(Internet faster than 25 Mbps)
98%
Santa Maria
79%
USA

Summary of Santa Maria Internet Providers

ProviderTypeDownload speeds up toUser Rating
Frontier FiOSDSL & Fiber100 Mbps2.0/5
XfinityCable250 Mbps3.5/5
CharterCable60 Mbps3.5/5
ViasatSatellite25 MbpsN/A
New Edge NetworksDSL & Other Copper Wireline2 MbpsN/A

Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Santa Maria


I feel that our service could be faster. We also keep having to reboot it sometimes. They said that we even got the faster speed at one point to try it out but we didnt even notice a difference. We need to cut our bill down but dont want to effect quality.

Carey Oberly Santa Maria, CA2014-03-18

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