Internet providers in Redwood City, CA

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At 99%, broadband coverage in Redwood City 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 Redwood City area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Redwood City residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Redwood City, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are nine internet providers serving the Redwood City area, and 95.11% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Redwood City's nine internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Redwood City

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

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Redwood City residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 95% of the area. Redwood City’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Redwood City residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Redwood City covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Redwood City 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Redwood City, $47.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Redwood City, $0.83.

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 Redwood City. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Redwood City's providers, 528 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

95%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Redwood City covering 95% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Redwood City 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 Redwood City, $47.49.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Redwood City, $0.83.

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 Redwood City. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Redwood City's providers, 528 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 Redwood City covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Redwood City 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 Redwood City, $47.49.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Redwood City, $0.83.

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 Redwood City. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Redwood City's providers, 528 Mbps.

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Redwood City, CA internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.352%
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 MbpsDSL97%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 987 MbpsCable95%
WaveDivision Holdings, LLC - -Cable58%
Sonic Telecom, LLC - -Wired30%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Redwood City with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 0.352% of households in Redwood City. The next fastest internet provider in Redwood City is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 95% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Redwood City with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Redwood City, $47.49.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Redwood City, covering 0.352% of the city.

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.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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.