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Internet providers in 94517

Find internet providers serving the 94517 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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94517 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL95%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable95%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 24 - 1,000 MbpsDSL12%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 24 - 1,000 MbpsWired12%
Wave Broadband $40.00 5 - 20 MbpsCable2.670%
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94517 internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in the 94517 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 94517 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 96% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 12% of those living in the 94517 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 94517 area, and 94.88% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 94517, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Clayton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 65 Mbps 6 Mbps DSL
Wave Broadband 13 Mbps 7 Mbps Cable
Sonic Telecom 8 Mbps 2 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 255 Mbps 22 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 94517

The largest internet providers serving the 94517 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 94517 ZIP code, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 95% of the area. Clayton’s third most-available internet provider, Sonic Telecom, offers DSL to around 12% of residents in the 94517 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

95%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 94517 ZIP code, covering 95% 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Clayton, $49.99.

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 Clayton, $2.00.

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 94517 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Clayton's providers, 242 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

95%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 94517 ZIP code, covering 95% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 94517 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 Clayton, $49.99.

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 Clayton, $2.00.

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 94517 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Clayton's providers, 242 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

12%

DSL from Sonic Telecom offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 94517 ZIP code, covering 12% 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Clayton, $49.99.

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 Clayton, $2.00.

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 94517 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 12% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Clayton's providers, 242 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 94517 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 94517 and the greater Clayton area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Clayton at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Clayton at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 94517 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 94517 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 94517 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 95% of households in 94517. The next fastest internet provider in the 94517 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 95% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 94517 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Clayton, $49.99.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

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.