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Internet providers in West Sacramento, CA

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AT&T $40 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic12%
AT&T $30 100 - 75 MbpsDSL95%
Wave Broadband $69.95 100 - 250 MbpsCable97%
Sonic $40 10 - 12 MbpsWired9.316%
Sonic $40 10 - 80 MbpsDSL9.134%
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West Sacramento internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in West Sacramento 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 West Sacramento area will have access to cable, which covers 97% of West Sacramento residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 12% of those living in West Sacramento.

There are eight internet providers serving the West Sacramento area, and 95.94% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among West Sacramento's eight internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in West Sacramento

The largest internet providers in West Sacramento are AT&T and Wave Broadband bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to West Sacramento.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all West Sacramento residents, covering 95% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 12% of the area. West Sacramento’s third most-available internet provider, Wave Broadband, offers cable to around 97% of West Sacramento residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in West Sacramento covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in West Sacramento 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 West Sacramento, $49.99.

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 West Sacramento, $0.83.

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 West Sacramento. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all West Sacramento's providers, 246 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

12%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in West Sacramento covering 12% 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 West Sacramento than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in West Sacramento, $49.99.

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 West Sacramento, $0.83.

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 West Sacramento. These download speeds are available to 12% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all West Sacramento's providers, 246 Mbps.

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Wave Broadband cable internet

Provider

Wave Broadband

Starting price*
$69.95/mo.
Max download speed

250 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Wave Broadband offers broadband to nearly all households in West Sacramento covering 97% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Wave Broadband start at $69.95/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in West Sacramento, $49.99.

Wave Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.70 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in West Sacramento, $0.83.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Wave Broadband offers download speeds up to 250 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in West Sacramento. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all West Sacramento's providers, 246 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in West Sacramento and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in West Sacramento at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in West Sacramento at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many West Sacramento 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 West Sacramento with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 12% of households in West Sacramento. The next fastest internet provider in West Sacramento is Wave Broadband, offering download speeds up to 250 Mbps to 97% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in West Sacramento with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in West Sacramento, $49.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in West Sacramento, covering 12% of the city.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

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.

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.