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Internet providers in McKinleyville, CA

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McKinleyville, CA internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL98%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable98%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
101Netlink $55.00 10 - 100 MbpsWireless100%
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McKinleyville internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in McKinleyville 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 McKinleyville area will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of McKinleyville residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in McKinleyville, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the McKinleyville area, and 97.15% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among McKinleyville's six internet providers, prices start at $39.95 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in McKinleyville

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 7 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL
Viasat 17 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
101Netlink 15 Mbps 9 Mbps Wireless
Optimum 140 Mbps 19 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in McKinleyville

The largest internet providers in McKinleyville are AT&T, Optimum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to McKinleyville.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all McKinleyville residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Optimum, which covers 98% of the area. McKinleyville’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of McKinleyville residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in McKinleyville covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in McKinleyville 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in McKinleyville, $54.16.

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 McKinleyville, $0.90.

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 0.768 Mbps in McKinleyville. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all McKinleyville's providers, 183 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to nearly all households in McKinleyville covering 98% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in McKinleyville, $54.16.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in McKinleyville, $0.90.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in McKinleyville. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all McKinleyville's providers, 183 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of McKinleyville 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in McKinleyville, $54.16.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in McKinleyville, $0.90.

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 McKinleyville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all McKinleyville's providers, 183 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in McKinleyville with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in McKinleyville. The next fastest internet provider in McKinleyville is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Velocity Communications offers the cheapest internet in McKinleyville with plans starting at $39.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in McKinleyville, $54.16.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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.

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.