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Internet providers in Placerville, CA

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Placerville, CA internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 25 MbpsDSL100%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable96%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Cal.net - 20 - 25 MbpsWireless100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 5 MbpsSatellite100%
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Placerville internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Placerville 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 Placerville area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Placerville residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Placerville, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Placerville area, and 96.21% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Placerville's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Placerville

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

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Placerville residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 96% of the area. Placerville’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Placerville residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in Placerville covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Placerville 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 Placerville, $42.49.

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, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Placerville, $2.36.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Placerville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Placerville's providers, 261 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

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Placerville covering 96% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Placerville 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 Placerville, $42.49.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Placerville, $2.36.

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 Placerville. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Placerville's providers, 261 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 Placerville covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Placerville 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 Placerville, $42.49.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Placerville, $2.36.

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 Placerville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Placerville's providers, 261 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Placerville with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in Placerville. The next fastest internet provider in Placerville is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Placerville with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Placerville, $42.49.

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.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

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%.