Internet providers in San Diego, TX

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San Diego internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in San Diego is comparable to the rest of Texas - 91%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the San Diego area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of San Diego residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in San Diego, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the San Diego area, and 99.39% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among San Diego's six internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 120 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in San Diego

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

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

AT&T DSL internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

99%

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

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in San Diego 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 San Diego, $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 San Diego, $1.19.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in San Diego. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all San Diego's providers, 46 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

120 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in San Diego covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but San Diego 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 San Diego, $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 San Diego, $1.19.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 120 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in San Diego. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all San Diego's providers, 46 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 San Diego covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of San Diego 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 San Diego, $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 San Diego, $1.19.

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 San Diego. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all San Diego's providers, 46 Mbps.

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San Diego, TX internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 25 MbpsDSL99%
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 120 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Valley Telephone Cooperative, Inc. (TX) - -Wireless100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in San Diego with download speeds up to 120 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in San Diego. The next fastest internet provider in San Diego is Valley Telephone Cooperative, Inc. (TX), offering download speeds up to 30 Mbps to 100% of the area.

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

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

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.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

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.