Internet providers in Seal Beach, CA

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Seal Beach internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Seal Beach 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 Seal Beach area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of Seal Beach residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 87% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 67% of those living in Seal Beach.

There are five internet providers serving the Seal Beach area, and 95.99% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Seal Beach's five internet providers, prices start at $24.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Seal Beach

The largest internet providers in Seal Beach are Frontier and Spectrum bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to Seal Beach.

Fiber-optic internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Seal Beach residents, covering 87% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Frontier, which covers 67% of the area. Seal Beach’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 98% of Seal Beach residents.

Frontier fiber-optic internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$24.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

87%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Seal Beach covering 87% 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 Seal Beach than other internet types.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $24.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Seal Beach, $46.24.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Seal Beach, $2.10.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Seal Beach. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Seal Beach's providers, 103 Mbps.

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Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$24.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

67%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to most households in Seal Beach covering 67% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Seal Beach 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 Frontier start at $24.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Seal Beach, $46.24.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Seal Beach, $2.10.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Seal Beach. These download speeds are available to 67% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Seal Beach's providers, 103 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in Seal Beach covering 98% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Seal Beach, $46.24.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Seal Beach, $2.10.

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 Seal Beach. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Seal Beach's providers, 103 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Seal Beach, you’ll likely have options from cable, fiber-optic, and DSL internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Seal Beach, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and ViaSat, Inc. offers 100% availability in Seal Beach and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Seal Beach at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. The starting price for ViaSat, Inc. plans is about average for Seal Beach at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Seal Beach residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Seal Beach, CA internet providers

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Provider
Frontier $24.99/mo. 6 - 30 MbpsFiber-optic87%
Frontier $24.99/mo. 6 - 30 MbpsDSL67%
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 MbpsCable98%
Pivotal Global Capacity, LLC - -DSL10%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Seal Beach with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Seal Beach. The next fastest internet provider in Seal Beach is Frontier, offering download speeds up to 30 Mbps to 87% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Seal Beach with plans starting at $24.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Seal Beach, $46.24.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Seal Beach, covering 87% of the city.

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.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

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.