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Internet providers in 94706

Find internet providers serving the 94706 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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94706 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL100%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic1.450%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 24 - 1,000 MbpsWired96%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 24 - 1,000 MbpsDSL60%
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94706 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 94706 ZIP code 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 94706 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 87% of those living in the 94706 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 94706 area, and 99.97% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 94706, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Albany

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 237 Mbps 217 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 170 Mbps 20 Mbps Cable
Sonic Telecom 262 Mbps 247 Mbps Wired

Top high-speed internet providers in 94706

The largest internet providers serving the 94706 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and Sonic Telecom bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 94706 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Albany’s third most-available internet provider, Sonic Telecom, offers DSL to around 60% of residents in the 94706 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in the 94706 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines 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 Albany, $51.65.

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 Albany, $1.84.

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 20 Mbps in 94706 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Albany's providers, 370 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 94706 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 94706 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Albany, $51.65.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Albany, $1.84.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in 94706 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Albany's providers, 370 Mbps.

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Sonic Telecom DSL internet

Provider

Sonic Telecom

Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

4 Mbps

Average availability

60%

DSL from Sonic Telecom offers broadband to most households in the 94706 ZIP code, covering 60% of the area.

DSL internet from Sonic Telecom uses telephone lines 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 Sonic Telecom start at $39.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Albany, $51.65.

Sonic Telecom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 24 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.67 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Albany, $1.84.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Sonic Telecom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 4 Mbps in 94706 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 60% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Albany's providers, 370 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 94706 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 94706 and the greater Albany area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Albany at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Albany at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 94706 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 94706 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 94706 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 94706. The next fastest internet provider in the 94706 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 1.450% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 94706 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Albany, $51.65.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 94706 ZIP code, covering 1.450% of the city.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

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.

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.