Internet providers in Ashland, CA

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Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL96%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable97%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 -DSL15%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 -Wired15%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Ashland internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in Ashland 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 Ashland area will have access to cable, which covers 97% of Ashland residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Ashland, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the Ashland area, and 96.13% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Ashland's seven internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Ashland

The largest internet providers in Ashland are AT&T, Xfinity, and Sonic Telecom bringing DSL and cable options to Ashland.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Ashland residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 97% of the area. Ashland’s third most-available internet provider, Sonic Telecom, offers DSL to around 15% of Ashland residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Ashland covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Ashland 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Ashland, $54.85.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ashland, $1.77.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Ashland. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Ashland's providers, 210 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Ashland covering 97% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Ashland 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 Ashland, $54.85.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ashland, $1.77.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Ashland. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ashland's providers, 210 Mbps.

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Sonic Telecom DSL internet

Provider

Sonic Telecom

Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

40 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

15%

DSL from Sonic Telecom offers broadband to a limited number of households in Ashland covering 15% of the area.

DSL internet from Sonic Telecom uses telephone lines in Ashland 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 Ashland, $54.85.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Sonic Telecom offers download speeds up to 40 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Ashland. These download speeds are available to 15% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Ashland's providers, 210 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Ashland, you’ll likely have options from cable and DSL internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Ashland, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Ashland and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Ashland at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Ashland at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Ashland residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Ashland may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Ashland cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Ashland with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in Ashland. The next fastest internet provider in Ashland is Etheric Networks, offering download speeds up to 120 Mbps to 2.547% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Ashland with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Ashland, $54.85.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.