In Sacramento County there is 1 residential Cable provider covering 96.92% of the county. The average home can get speeds up to 999 Mbps. Note that we may have a financial relationship with some of the providers below. This does not influence rankings, and helps us provide high-quality detailed information for free.
Cable Internet Service Provider in Sacramento County
To avoid wasting your time, providers with less than 1% coverage in Sacramento County are not shown.
Sacramento County Satellite TV & Internet Providers
DISH Satellite TV
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DIRECTV Satellite TV
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HughesNet Satellite Internet
Where in Sacramento County is cable internet available?
Cable Internet Availability Key
Cable is available in 96.92% of Sacramento County. Areas in green have cable internet service, where areas in yellow or red may not. The most widely available provider is XFINITY. Call one of the companies with service in Sacramento County above to see who has service at your home.
How fast is cable internet in Sacramento County?
The map below shows maximum cable internet speeds by area in Sacramento County.
Cable Internet Speed Key
The average Sacramento County home can get up to 999 Mbps on their cable internet plan. The fastest cable download speed in the county is 1,000 Mbps, which 96.82% of residents can get. Some homes and apartments do not have access to these speeds. On the slower end, for example, less than 1% of homes can only purchase plans up to 250 Mbps. See the internet provider details below for info about their speed and coverage in Sacramento County.
Cable internet speeds tend to be faster in the south parts of Sacramento County, and slower in the central areas of the county.
Is cable the fastest internet I can get in Sacramento County?
The fastest internet for you may vary based on where in Sacramento County you live. In general, fiber competes most often with cable in the county.
- Fiber is the fastest internet type for 22.76% of Sacramento County homes.
- Cable is fastest for 74.21% of the county.
- DSL is fastest for less than 1%.
- Fixed wireless is fastest for 1.77%.
- Satellite internet may be the only option for less than 1% of Sacramento County homes.
Cable Providers in Depth
Below you'll find which TV and internet providers offer service in Sacramento County, along with details on where in Sacramento County and at what speeds.
XFINITY from Comcast Cable in Sacramento County, CA
XFINITY cable coverage
About 96.80%, or 1,373,382 people, have XFINITY cable internet available to them in the county. The company covers the entire Sacramento County area. XFINITY is one of the largest internet service providers internet service providers in the US, with internet service available in most of Sacramento County.
XFINITY from Comcast cable download speeds
XFINITY is above average when comparing download speeds to all other internet providers in Sacramento County. Versus other cable providers in the area, XFINITY cable is one of the fastest. There are no different maximum speeds throughout Sacramento County. The fastest plan anyone in Sacramento County can order from XFINITY goes up to 1,000 Mbps, and all Sacramento County customers can get this speed.
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- 100.0% up to 1,000.0 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast cable upload speeds
In Sacramento County download speeds tend to be than upload speeds for XFINITY cable. Compared to other ISPs, XFINITY is below average where upload speeds are concerned, and above average compared to other Sacramento County cable providers. XFINITY offers no different upload speeds across the county. The fastest upload speed available to anyone from this ISP in Sacramento County is up to 35 Mbps, which is available to everyone covered.
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- 100.0% up to 35.0 Mbps
Sacramento County Cable by Area
This information is most helpful to those looking for homes or considering moving to Sacramento County or any of the areas nearby.
How does cable internet in Sacramento County compare to the rest of California?
Cable internet speeds in Sacramento County are comparable versus the average speeds in California: 955 Mbps in California versus 999 Mbps in the county. The state has similar cable availability compared to the county. Average cable coverage in California is 95.44% versus 96.92% in Sacramento County.
What zip codes have cable internet?
Cable internet coverage varies by zip code and neighborhood. Some examples in or around Sacramento County are shown below. You can enter any zip code here to see TV and internet providers by zip code.
What does cable internet look like in other counties?
Below are counties nearby and with similar populations. This comparison can be useful if living somewhere with fast internet is important to you.
- Yolo County, CA: less cable coverage, slower speeds
- Placer County, CA: less cable coverage, slower speeds
- Amador County, CA: less cable coverage, slower speeds
- Sutter County, CA: less cable coverage, faster speeds
- Solano County, CA: less cable coverage, slower speeds
- Yuba County, CA: less cable coverage, faster speeds
- San Joaquin County, CA: less cable coverage, slower speeds
- El Dorado County, CA: less cable coverage, slower speeds
- Napa County, CA: less cable coverage, faster speeds
- Calaveras County, CA: less cable coverage, slower speeds
Counties with Similar Populations
- Suffolk County, NY: more cable coverage, slower speeds
- Middlesex County, MA: more cable coverage, slower speeds
- Philadelphia County, PA: more cable coverage, faster speeds
- Bronx County, NY: more cable coverage, slower speeds
- Palm Beach County, FL: more cable coverage, faster speeds
- Alameda County, CA: more cable coverage, faster speeds
- Nassau County, NY: more cable coverage, slower speeds
- New York County, NY: more cable coverage, slower speeds
- Hillsborough County, FL: more cable coverage, slower speeds
- Cuyahoga County, OH: more cable coverage, slower speeds