Internet providers in 92120

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92120 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL99%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable11%
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable89%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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92120 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 92120 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 92120 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in San Diego, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the 92120 area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 92120, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 92120

The largest internet providers serving the 92120 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and Cox bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 92120 ZIP code, covering 99% of households. Some will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 11% of the area. San Diego’s third most-available internet provider, Cox, offers cable to around 89% of residents in the 92120 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in the 92120 ZIP code, covering 99% 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in San Diego, $42.99.

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, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in San Diego, $0.84.

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 92120 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all San Diego's providers, 142 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

11%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 92120 ZIP code, covering 11% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 92120 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in San Diego, $42.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in San Diego, $0.84.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 92120 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 11% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all San Diego's providers, 142 Mbps.

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Cox cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

89%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to nearly all households in the 92120 ZIP code, covering 89% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 92120 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Cox start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in San Diego, $42.99.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in San Diego, $0.84.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in 92120 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 89% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all San Diego's providers, 142 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 92120 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 92120 and the greater San Diego area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in San Diego at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in San Diego at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 92120 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 92120 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 92120 ZIP code with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 11% of households in 92120. The next fastest internet provider in the 92120 ZIP code is Cox, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 89% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in the 92120 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in San Diego, $42.99.

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.

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.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.