Santa Cruz, CA has a total of 12 internet providers including 4 Cable providers, 3 Copper providers, 5 DSL providers, 6 Fiber providers, 2 Fixed Wireless providers, 5 Mobile providers and 2 Satellite providers.
Broadband Service isn’t new to Santa Cruz, CA, but with a Broadband Score of 72, you are not quite at the top. Scores in this range mean that you have a healthy amount of coverage, plenty of affordable options, competitive speeds, and solid reviews.
Santa Cruz, CA is located within Santa Cruz county.
Exede offers internet via Satellite.
HughesNet offers internet via Satellite.
MetroPCS offers internet via Mobile.
T-Mobile offers internet via Mobile.
40,763 of the residents of Santa Cruz have at least one connection to the Internet (at home or the office).
Santa Cruz is ranked #153 for the most connected city in California, based on percentage population connectivity.
Santa Cruz is ranked #510 for the most connected city in the United States, based on percentage population connectivity.
About 68.00% of Santa Cruz is connected to the Internet. This means there are still about 19,183 people with NO Internet access in Santa Cruz, CA.
The average download speed for all terrestrial broadband (including cable) Internet in Santa Cruz, CA is 7 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 23 Mbps. Upload speeds via landline average 2 Mbps in Santa Cruz.
The average download speed for all wireless Internet providers in Santa Cruz, CA is 2 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 3 Mbps. The upload speed average via wireless Internet providers in Santa Cruz is 2 Mbps. Wireless Internet is defined as service coming from fixed wireless or mobile broadband providers.
There is 1 power local station available in Santa Cruz.
Santa Cruz is in the San Francisco-Oak-San Jose Demographic Market Area (DMA), which is the 6 largest media market in the U.S.
65% of the TV viewers in the Santa Cruz area use cable for some of their viewing. 24% of the TV viewers in the Santa Cruz are Satellite TV subscribers. An estimated 6,825 people (or about 11% of the population of Santa Cruz) receive their TV programming Over-The-Air (using an antenna) or receive no TV programming.
In 2014, 48% of San Francisco-Oak-San Jose area were subscribers to NetFlix.
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