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AT&T $40 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic19%
AT&T $30 100 - 75 MbpsDSL94%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.830%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 987 MbpsCable96%
Sonic $40 10 - 12 MbpsWired9.858%
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Union City internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Union City 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 Union City area will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of Union City residents. 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 20% of those living in Union City.

There are nine internet providers serving the Union City area, and 94.29% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Union City's nine internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Union City

The largest internet providers in Union City are AT&T and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Union City.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Union City residents, covering 94% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 19% of the area. Union City’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 96% of Union City residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Union City covering 94% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Union City 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 Union City, $49.16.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Union City, $1.00.

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 Union City. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Union City's providers, 561 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

19%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in Union City covering 19% 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 Union City than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Union City, $49.16.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Union City, $1.00.

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 Union City. These download speeds are available to 19% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Union City's providers, 561 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Union City covering 96% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Union City 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 Union City, $49.16.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Union City, $1.00.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Union City. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Union City's providers, 561 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Union City with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 19% of households in Union City. The next fastest internet provider in Union City is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 0.830% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Union City with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Union City, $49.16.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Union City, covering 19% of the city. Xfinity also offers fiber internet in Union City and is available to 0.830% of households.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.