Internet providers in Carpinteria, CA

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Carpinteria internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Carpinteria 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 Carpinteria area will have access to cable, which covers 96% of Carpinteria residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Carpinteria, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Carpinteria area, and 90.33% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Carpinteria's four internet providers, prices start at $24.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Carpinteria

The largest internet providers in Carpinteria are Frontier, Cox, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Carpinteria.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Carpinteria residents, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Cox, which covers 96% of the area. Carpinteria’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Carpinteria residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$24.99/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Carpinteria covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Carpinteria 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 Frontier start at $24.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Carpinteria, $41.24.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Carpinteria, $5.16.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Carpinteria. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Carpinteria's providers, 91 Mbps.

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Cox cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to nearly all households in Carpinteria covering 96% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Cox start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Carpinteria, $41.24.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Carpinteria, $5.16.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Carpinteria. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Carpinteria's providers, 91 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Carpinteria 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Carpinteria, $41.24.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Carpinteria, $5.16.

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 Carpinteria. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Carpinteria's providers, 91 Mbps.

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Carpinteria, CA internet providers

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Provider
Frontier $24.99/mo. 6 - 12 MbpsDSL95%
Cox $29.99/mo. 10 - 300 MbpsCable96%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in Carpinteria with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in Carpinteria. The next fastest internet provider in Carpinteria is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Carpinteria with plans starting at $24.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Carpinteria, $41.24.

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.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.