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Internet providers in 94949

Find internet providers serving the 94949 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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94949 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL100%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable98%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 24 - 1,000 MbpsWired53%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 24 - 1,000 MbpsDSL35%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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94949 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 94949 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 94949 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 10% of those living in the 94949 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 94949 area, and 99.19% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 94949, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Novato

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 172 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable
AT&T 43 Mbps 26 Mbps DSL
Sonic Telecom 157 Mbps 62 Mbps Wired

Top high-speed internet providers in 94949

The largest internet providers serving the 94949 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 94949 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 98% of the area. Novato’s third most-available internet provider, Sonic Telecom, offers DSL to around 35% of residents in the 94949 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in the 94949 ZIP code, covering 100% 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 $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Novato, $52.49.

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 Novato, $1.81.

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 20 Mbps in 94949 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Novato's providers, 241 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 94949 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 94949 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 Novato, $52.49.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Novato, $1.81.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in 94949 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Novato's providers, 241 Mbps.

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Sonic Telecom DSL internet

Provider

Sonic Telecom

Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

4 Mbps

Average availability

35%

DSL from Sonic Telecom offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 94949 ZIP code, covering 35% 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 Novato, $52.49.

Sonic Telecom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 24 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.67 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Novato, $1.81.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Sonic Telecom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 4 Mbps in 94949 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 35% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Novato's providers, 241 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 94949 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 94949 and the greater Novato area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Novato at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Novato at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 94949 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 94949 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 94949 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 94949. The next fastest internet provider in the 94949 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 94949 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Novato, $52.49.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

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.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

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.