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San Jose, CA Internet Access

Internet Connectivity in San Jose

^ An estimated 643,241 San Jose residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations [1].

Internet Availability in San Jose

^ Collectively (all cities), 76.6% of all California residents live in a household where Internet is available, which ranks 28th in the nation [2].

Disconnected in San Jose

^ There are an estimated 302,701 San Jose residents who are not connected to the Internet at all - whether at home, work, or elsewhere [1].

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San Jose Internet Speeds

Landline Internet Speed in San Jose

  • Average wireline ISP speeds in San Jose
    • Average download speed: 24.63 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 16.22 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 81.92 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 43.77 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 140 wireline tests.

Landline Internet Speed: San Jose vs. the U.S.

How San Jose landline Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


Wireless Internet Speed in San Jose

  • Average wireless ISP speeds in San Jose
    • Average download speed: 3.56 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 3.27 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 9.9 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 10.27 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 1012 wireless tests.

Wireless Internet Speed: San Jose vs. the U.S.

How San Jose wireless Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


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Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in San Jose

Landline Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in San Jose, CA

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Asymmetric DSL10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s
Cable Modem100 Mb/s - 1 Gb/s25 Mb/s - 50 Mb/s
Other Copper Wireline10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s

Wireless Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in San Jose, CA

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Wireless3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s
Wireless10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s
Wireless3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s

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San Jose Internet Statistics

San Jose Internet Connectivity

San Jose: 68% of residents are connected, with 28.1% of the population connected on multiple devices [1].


Connected to the Internet in San Jose


  • San Jose Internet Connectivity [1]
    • An estimated 643,241 San Jose residents are connected to the Internet in some capacity - either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations.
    • An estimated 302,701 San Jose residents are not connected to the Internet. These residents are not connected at home, work, or elsewhere.

  • San Jose Internet Availability [2]
    • It is estimated that 724,592 San Jose residents live in a household where Internet is available.

Household Income in San Jose

San Jose: The median household income is $55,074 and 11% of households are below poverty level [6].


California Internet Access Facts & ISP Statistics

California Home Internet Speed

  • When comparing home (landline) and mobile Internet speeds in CA, median download speeds are 1.02 times higher for home (landline) & median upload speeds are 2.37 times higher for home (landline).
  • Home Internet Speeds in CA [5]
    • Median Home Download Speed: 6.13 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 2.36 Mb/s - 16.85 Mb/s
    • Median Home Upload Speed: 0.95 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.44 Mb/s - 2.89 Mb/s
  • Mobile Internet Speeds in CA [5]
    • Median Mobile Download Speed: 2.59 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 0.88 Mb/s - 8.45 Mb/s
    • Median Mobile Upload Speed: 0.93 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.41 Mb/s - 2.88 Mb/s

California Internet Connectivity


  • Connected to the Internet in the state of California [1]: 68% of CA residents are connected to the Internet in one or more locations on one or more devices.
    • The 68% mark ranks California 37th in the nation in total Internet connectivity.
    • 24.8% of residents are connected to the Internet only at home.
    • 5.6% are not connected at home, but are connected elsewhere.
    • 9.5% are connected at home and elsewhere on one device.
    • 28.1% are connected at home and elsewhere on more than one device.
    • 32% are not connected to the Internet at all.

  • California Internet Availability [2]
    • 76.6% of CA residents have access to the Internet at home.
    • This ranks California 28th in the country.

California Business Internet Speed Data

  • When comparing home and business Internet speeds in CA, median download speeds are 3.64 times higher for business & median upload speeds are 1.44 times higher for business.
  • Business Internet Speeds in CA [5]
    • Median Business Download Speed: 8.85 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 2.36 Mb/s - 31.88 Mb/s
    • Median Business Upload Speed: 3.46 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 1.25 Mb/s - 10.26 Mb/s
  • Small Business Internet Speeds in CA [5]
    • Median Small Business Download Speed: 3.2 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 1.44 Mb/s - 7.99 Mb/s
    • Median Small Business Upload Speed: 0.94 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.47 Mb/s - 2.57 Mb/s

Additional information about California

About San Jose

San Jose is a city with a population of 945,942 [2] that is located in Santa Clara County in the state of California.

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San Jose Internet Access

For more information about San Jose Internet Access, or for additional resources regarding California Internet access overall, visit California Public Utilities Commission .

More About San Jose

Of all residents in San Jose, 59% have a high school diploma or higher, and 28% have a bachelor's degree or higher [6].

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References

1. ^ Bureau of Labor Statistics & Bureau of Census

2. ^ United States Census Bureau

3. ^ Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

4. ^ FCC & National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

5. ^ National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

6. ^ NTIA & U.S. Census Bureau