Internet providers in 95060

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Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic10%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL93%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 200 MbpsCable100%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 -Wired72%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 -DSL46%
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95060 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 95060 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 95060 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 10% of those living in the 95060 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 95060 area, and 93.09% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 95060, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 95060

The largest internet providers serving the 95060 ZIP code are AT&T and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 95060 ZIP code, covering 93% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 10% of the area. Santa Cruz’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 95060 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

93%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 95060 ZIP code, covering 93% 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 Santa Cruz, $56.73.

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 Santa Cruz, $1.96.

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 95060 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Santa Cruz's providers, 221 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

10%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 95060 ZIP code, covering 10% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from AT&T is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 95060 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Santa Cruz, $56.73.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Santa Cruz, $1.96.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 95060 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 10% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Santa Cruz's providers, 221 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 95060 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 95060 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 Santa Cruz, $56.73.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Santa Cruz, $1.96.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 95060 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Santa Cruz's providers, 221 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 95060 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 95060 and the greater Santa Cruz area. HughesNet starting prices are about average in Santa Cruz at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are lower than average in Santa Cruz at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 95060 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Santa Cruz may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Santa Cruz cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 95060 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 95060 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 10% of households in 95060. The next fastest internet provider in the 95060 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 95060 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Santa Cruz, $56.73.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 95060 ZIP code, covering 10% of the city.

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.

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.

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.