Internet providers in Shafter, CA

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At 99%, broadband coverage in Shafter 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 Shafter area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Shafter residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Shafter, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Shafter area, and 98.47% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Shafter's five internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Shafter

The largest internet providers in Shafter are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Shafter.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Shafter residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 98% of the area. Shafter’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Shafter residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

18 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in Shafter covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Shafter 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 Shafter, $52.49.

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 Shafter, $0.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 18 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in Shafter. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Shafter's providers, 342 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 Shafter covering 98% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Shafter 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 Shafter, $52.49.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Shafter, $0.76.

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 Shafter. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Shafter's providers, 342 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 Shafter covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Shafter 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Shafter, $52.49.

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 Shafter, $0.76.

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 Shafter. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Shafter's providers, 342 Mbps.

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Shafter, CA internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 1,000 Mbps Fiber-optic 0.066%
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 18 Mbps DSL 99%
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 Mbps Cable 98%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Shafter with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 0.066% of households in Shafter. The next fastest internet provider in Shafter is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 98% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Shafter with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Shafter, $52.49.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Shafter, covering 0.066% of the city.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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.