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Internet providers in Acton, CA

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Acton, CA internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL70%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable71%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
Antelecom - -Wireless100%
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Acton internet service at a glance

At 89%, broadband coverage in Acton is comparable to the rest of California - 93%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Acton area will have access to cable, which covers 75% of Acton residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 70% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Acton, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Acton area, and 52.49% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Acton's five internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Acton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 12 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
AT&T 71 Mbps 64 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 129 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Acton

The largest internet providers in Acton are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Acton.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most Acton residents, covering 70% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 71% of the area. Acton’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Acton residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

70%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in Acton covering 70% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Acton to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Acton, $59.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Acton, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in Acton. These download speeds are available to 70% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Acton's providers, 92 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

71%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to most households in Acton covering 71% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Acton residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Acton, $59.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Acton, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Acton. These download speeds are available to 71% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Acton's providers, 92 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Acton covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Acton where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $64.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Acton, $59.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Acton, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Acton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Acton's providers, 92 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Acton with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 70% of households in Acton. The next fastest internet provider in Acton is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 71% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Acton with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Acton, $59.99.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.