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Internet providers in El Monte, CA

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El Monte, CA internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $30 100 - 75 MbpsDSL97%
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
Sonic $40 10 - 12 MbpsWired6.748%
Sonic $40 10 - 40 MbpsDSL6.737%
GTT Communications - -DSL1.711%
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El Monte internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in El Monte 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 El Monte area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of El Monte residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in El Monte, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the El Monte area, and 97.54% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among El Monte's six internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in El Monte

The largest internet providers in El Monte are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to El Monte.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all El Monte residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. El Monte’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of El Monte residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in El Monte covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in El Monte 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 Monte, $45.00.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in El Monte, $1.05.

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 El Monte. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all El Monte's providers, 95 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in El Monte covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in El Monte, $45.00.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in El Monte, $1.05.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in El Monte. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all El Monte's providers, 95 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 El Monte covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of El Monte 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 Monte, $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, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in El Monte, $1.05.

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 El Monte. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all El Monte's providers, 95 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in El Monte with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in El Monte. The next fastest internet provider in El Monte is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 75 Mbps to 97% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in El Monte with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in El Monte, $45.00.

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.

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.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.