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Internet providers in 94549

Find internet providers serving the 94549 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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94549 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL98%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable100%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 -Wired33%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 -DSL19%
Wave Broadband $69.95 100 - 250 MbpsCable7.520%
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94549 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 94549 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 94549 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Lafayette, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are eight internet providers serving the 94549 area, and 99.98% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 94549, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Lafayette

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 244 Mbps 19 Mbps Cable
Sonic Telecom 8 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL
Wave Broadband 61 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable
AT&T 243 Mbps 69 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 94549

The largest internet providers serving the 94549 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 94549 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Lafayette’s third most-available internet provider, Sonic Telecom, offers DSL to around 19% of residents in the 94549 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

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 94549 ZIP code, covering 98% 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 Lafayette, $53.61.

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 Lafayette, $1.91.

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 94549 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lafayette's providers, 219 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

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 94549 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 94549 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 Lafayette, $53.61.

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 Lafayette, $1.91.

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 94549 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lafayette's providers, 219 Mbps.

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Sonic Telecom DSL internet

Provider

Sonic Telecom

Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

80 Mbps

Max upload speed

4 Mbps

Average availability

19%

DSL from Sonic Telecom offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 94549 ZIP code, covering 19% 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 significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Lafayette, $53.61.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Sonic Telecom offers download speeds up to 80 Mbps and upload speeds up to 4 Mbps in 94549 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 19% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lafayette's providers, 219 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 94549 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 94549 and the greater Lafayette area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Lafayette at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Lafayette at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 94549 ZIP, 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 Lafayette 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 Lafayette cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 94549 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 94549 ZIP code with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 94549. The next fastest internet provider in the 94549 ZIP code is Wave Broadband, offering download speeds up to 250 Mbps to 7.520% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 94549 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lafayette, $53.61.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

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.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.