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Internet providers in 93454

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93454 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesFiber-optic12%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable93%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
Advanced Wireless - -Wireless5.550%
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93454 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 93454 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 93454 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 92% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 45% of those living in the 93454 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 93454 area, and 92.30% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 93454, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Santa Maria

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 11 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Frontier 160 Mbps 120 Mbps Fiber-optic
Xfinity 128 Mbps 18 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 93454

The largest internet providers serving the 93454 ZIP code are Frontier, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing fiber-optic, cable, and satellite options to the area.

Fiber-optic internet from Frontier is available to many in the 93454 ZIP code, covering 12% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 93% of the area. Santa Maria’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 93454 ZIP code.

Frontier fiber-optic internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

12%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 93454 ZIP code, covering 12% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Frontier is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 93454 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Santa Maria, $54.99.

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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

93%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 93454 ZIP code, covering 93% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 93454 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 Maria, $54.99.

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 Santa Maria, $1.90.

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 93454 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Santa Maria's providers, 346 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 93454 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 93454 ZIP 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Santa Maria, $54.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Santa Maria, $1.90.

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 93454 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Santa Maria's providers, 346 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 93454 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 93454 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 93% of households in 93454. The next fastest internet provider in the 93454 ZIP code is Viasat, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 93454 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Santa Maria, $54.99.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 93454 ZIP code, covering 12% of the city.

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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.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.