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Internet providers in 92021

Find internet providers serving the 92021 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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92021 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL99%
Cox $119.99 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic1.790%
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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92021 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 92021 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 92021 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.790% of those living in the 92021 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 92021 area, and 99.04% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 92021, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 92021

The largest internet providers serving the 92021 ZIP code are AT&T, Cox, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 92021 ZIP code, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Cox, which covers 99% of the area. El Cajon’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 92021 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in the 92021 ZIP code, covering 99% 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in El Cajon, $45.00.

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, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in El Cajon, $3.21.

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 92021 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all El Cajon's providers, 285 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

99%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to all households in the 92021 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 92021 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 El Cajon, $45.00.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in El Cajon, $3.21.

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 92021 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all El Cajon's providers, 285 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 the 92021 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 92021 ZIP 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 El Cajon, $45.00.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in El Cajon, $3.21.

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 92021 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all El Cajon's providers, 285 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 92021 frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in the 92021 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.790% of households in 92021. The next fastest internet provider in the 92021 ZIP code is Cox, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in the 92021 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in El Cajon, $45.00.

Cox is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 92021 ZIP code, covering 1.790% of the city.

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.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

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.