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San Luis Obispo, CA Internet Access

Internet Connectivity in San Luis Obispo

^ An estimated 30,681 San Luis Obispo residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations [1].

Internet Availability in San Luis Obispo

^ 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 Luis Obispo

^ There are an estimated 14,438 San Luis Obispo residents who are not connected to the Internet at all - whether at home, work, or elsewhere [1].

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San Luis Obispo Internet Speeds

Landline Internet Speed in San Luis Obispo

  • Average wireline ISP speeds in San Luis Obispo
    • Average download speed: 38.24 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 2.03 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 38.24 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 4.36 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 63 wireline tests.

Landline Internet Speed: San Luis Obispo vs. the U.S.

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


Wireless Internet Speed in San Luis Obispo

  • Average wireless ISP speeds in San Luis Obispo
    • Average download speed: 2.61 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 1.75 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 2.61 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 3.38 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 130 wireless tests.

Wireless Internet Speed: San Luis Obispo vs. the U.S.

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


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Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in San Luis Obispo

Landline Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in San Luis Obispo, CA

Internet Service Provider (ISP) Type of Internet Service Offered Maximum advertised download speed Maximum advertised upload speed
Asymmetric DSL 3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s 200 Kb/s - 768 Kb/s
Cable Modem 100 Mb/s - 1 Gb/s 3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s
Optical Carrier 50 Mb/s - 100 Mb/s 50 Mb/s - 100 Mb/s

Wireless Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in San Luis Obispo, CA

Internet Service Provider (ISP) Type of Internet Service Offered Maximum advertised download speed Maximum advertised upload speed
Wireless 768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s 200 Kb/s - 768 Kb/s
Wireless 3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s 1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s
Wireless 768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s 200 Kb/s - 768 Kb/s

Featured ISPs for San Luis Obispo, CA

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San Luis Obispo Internet Statistics

San Luis Obispo Internet Connectivity

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


Connected to the Internet in San Luis Obispo


  • San Luis Obispo Internet Connectivity [1]
    • An estimated 30,681 San Luis Obispo residents are connected to the Internet in some capacity - either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations.
    • An estimated 14,438 San Luis Obispo residents are not connected to the Internet. These residents are not connected at home, work, or elsewhere.

  • San Luis Obispo Internet Availability [2]
    • It is estimated that 34,561 San Luis Obispo residents live in a household where Internet is available.

Household Income in San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo: The median household income is $43,464 and 14% 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 Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo is a city with a population of 45,119 [2] that is located in San Luis Obispo County in the state of California.

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San Luis Obispo Internet Access

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

More About San Luis Obispo

Of all residents in San Luis Obispo, 92% have a high school diploma or higher, and 39% 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