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Internet providers in Montclair, CA

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Montclair, CA internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesFiber-optic97%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
GeoLinks - -Wireless1.609%
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Montclair internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Montclair 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 Montclair area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Montclair residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 96% of those living in Montclair.

There are five internet providers serving the Montclair area, and 97.32% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Montclair's five internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Montclair

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 120 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable
Frontier 190 Mbps 150 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in Montclair

The largest internet providers in Montclair are Frontier, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing fiber-optic, cable, and satellite options to Montclair.

Fiber-optic internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Montclair residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Montclair’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Montclair residents.

Frontier fiber-optic internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Montclair covering 97% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Frontier is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Montclair than other internet types.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Montclair, $59.99.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Montclair, $59.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Montclair, $0.54.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Montclair. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Montclair's providers, 117 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 Montclair covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Montclair 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Montclair, $59.99.

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 Montclair, $0.54.

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 Montclair. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Montclair's providers, 117 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Montclair with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Montclair. The next fastest internet provider in Montclair is Viasat, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Montclair with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Montclair, $59.99.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Montclair, covering 97% of the city.

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.

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.

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.