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Internet providers in 94080

Find internet providers serving the 94080 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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94080 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL98%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
Wave Broadband $40.00 5 - 20 MbpsCable71%
Raw Bandwidth Communications $29.95 3 - 50 MbpsDSL51%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 24 - 1,000 MbpsWired5.970%
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94080 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 94080 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 94080 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 78% of those living in the 94080 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 94080 area, and 99.13% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 94080, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in South San Francisco

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 81 Mbps 50 Mbps DSL
Etheric Networks 41 Mbps 31 Mbps Wireless
Sonic Telecom 330 Mbps 303 Mbps Wired
Xfinity 187 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable
Wave Broadband 219 Mbps 68 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 94080

The largest internet providers serving the 94080 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and Wave Broadband bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 94080 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 99% of the area. South San Francisco’s third most-available internet provider, Wave Broadband, offers cable to around 71% of residents in the 94080 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 94080 ZIP code, covering 98% 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 $55/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in South San Francisco, $47.13.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in South San Francisco, $2.14.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 94080 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all South San Francisco's providers, 211 Mbps.

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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

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 94080 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 94080 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 South San Francisco, $47.13.

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 South San Francisco, $2.14.

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 94080 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all South San Francisco's providers, 211 Mbps.

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Wave Broadband cable internet

Provider

Wave Broadband

Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

20 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

71%

Cable from Wave Broadband offers broadband to most households in the 94080 ZIP code, covering 71% of the area.

Wave Broadband’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 94080 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Wave Broadband start at $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in South San Francisco, $47.13.

Wave Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 5 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $8.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in South San Francisco, $2.14.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Wave Broadband offers download speeds up to 20 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 94080 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 71% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all South San Francisco's providers, 211 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 94080 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 94080 and the greater South San Francisco area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in South San Francisco at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in South San Francisco at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 94080 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 94080 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 94080 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in 94080. The next fastest internet provider in the 94080 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Raw Bandwidth Communications offers the cheapest internet in the 94080 ZIP with service starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in South San Francisco, $47.13.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

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.

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.