There are 3 residential cable providers in Sacramento County covering 96.12% of the county. The largest cable company is XFINITY (Comcast), available to 96.01% of Sacramento County homes. Call XFINITY (Comcast) first, and if they cannot help you they will direct you the the right provider.

 

All 3 Cable Providers in Sacramento County, CA

County ProviderAvailabilitySacramento County SpeedsGet Service
XFINITY (Comcast)96.01%

987 to 987 Mbps

987 Mbps Avg.

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Speed in Mbps

% of XFINITY (Comcast) customers who can get listed speeds

 

The chart above shows the maximum speeds for the 1,420,282 people who can get cable from XFINITY (Comcast) in Sacramento County, CA. The height of the line (y axis) is the percentage of XFINITY (Comcast) potential customers in Sacramento County who can get the speed on the bottom of the chart (the x axis) in Mbps. XFINITY (Comcast) offers no different speeds throughout Sacramento County. The fastest speed anyone in Sacramento County can get from XFINITY (Comcast) is 987 Mpbs, and the city-wide average for all XFINITY (Comcast) Sacramento County customers is 987 Mbps.

Wave Broadband0.23%

1000 to 1000 Mbps

1000 Mbps Avg.

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Speed in Mbps

% of Wave Broadband customers who can get listed speeds

 

The chart above shows the maximum speeds for the 3,475 people who can get cable from Wave Broadband in Sacramento County, CA. The height of the line (y axis) is the percentage of Wave Broadband potential customers in Sacramento County who can get the speed on the bottom of the chart (the x axis) in Mbps. Wave Broadband offers no different speeds throughout Sacramento County. The fastest speed anyone in Sacramento County can get from Wave Broadband is 1000 Mpbs, and the city-wide average for all Wave Broadband Sacramento County customers is 1000 Mbps.

Consolidated Smart Broadband Systems0.05%

18 to 18 Mbps

18 Mbps Avg.

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Speed in Mbps

% of Consolidated Smart Broadband Systems customers who can get listed speeds

 

The chart above shows the maximum speeds for the 796 people who can get cable from Consolidated Smart Broadband Systems in Sacramento County, CA. The height of the line (y axis) is the percentage of Consolidated Smart Broadband Systems potential customers in Sacramento County who can get the speed on the bottom of the chart (the x axis) in Mbps. Consolidated Smart Broadband Systems offers no different speeds throughout Sacramento County. The fastest speed anyone in Sacramento County can get from Consolidated Smart Broadband Systems is 18 Mpbs, and the city-wide average for all Consolidated Smart Broadband Systems Sacramento County customers is 18 Mbps.

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* Note: “Avg. Speed” is a population-weighted average of the top speed in Sacramento County. Our calculation gives a more accurate estimate of the speed you can actually expect to be available for purchase in your area.

Sacramento County residents may also choose internet-only service from a brand like XFINITY (Comcast) and sign up for satellite TV, which is generally rated higher than TV delivered over cable.

Satellite TV and Internet Providers

Because competition is stronger for satellite television, DISH and DIRECTV are generally considered superior to cable TV service. You can choose a separate form of internet, and the providers below will actually help you set up home internet service, sometimes even with bundled savings. Call for pricing and bundling options.

Satellite internet is not an ideal choice, but allows people in rural areas to stay connected. Note that most satellite services require either a deposit for equipment installation or a decent credit score.

ProviderAvailabilityServicesGet Service
DIRECTV100%Satellite TV serviceView plans

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DIRECTV provides satellite TV service that consistently beats cable TV service in terms of programming, price, and customer service. Their packages have long been the favorite among sports fans, but their low-priced packages are also worth checking out for casual watchers. DIRECTV premium packages include many of the most popular channels in the world.

DISH100%Satellite TV serviceView plans

1-844-784-2127

More about DISH

DISH was formerly known as (and sometimes still called) the Dish Network. DISH provides affordable package prices and is known for lower up-front pricing. DISH competes aggressively with AT&T-owned DIRECTV. DISH has worked hard in the last several years to improve sports programming to compete with the traditional leader, and is now a solid choice for savers and sports fans who know what they're looking for.

HuhgesNet100%

Satellite internet service

Speeds up to 15 Mbps

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1-833-562-8571

More about HuhgesNet

Satellite internet should generally be your last option unless no other service is available in your area. The latency (lag) inherent to the technology makes it difficult to stream or browse, and online games that require a fast connection will not work. However, if you live in a rural area HughesNet is a good option. You'll just a need a little more patience while browsing or downloading movies to watch.


Cable Internet Speeds in Sacramento County

Sacramento County customers can get an average of 948.7 Mbps as their fastest speed. The fastest cable internet in the entire county is 1000 Mbps, which 0.23% of homes can purchase. Some residents, however, can only get 18 Mbps. Internet speeds tend to be faster in Northeast Sacramento County, and slower in the neighborhoods to the Northwest. Cable is the fastest internet in 81.57% of the county. For residents looking for alternatives to cable, fiber is the best alternative for most households.

Sacramento County, CA Map of Cable Internet Speeds

Cable Speed Key

1 Gbps+
999 Mbps
400 Mbps
0 Mbps

 

Cable Coverage and Availability in Sacramento County

Cable internet is available to 96.12% of residents, which can be bundled with TV service for package savings. The map below shows where cable companies provide service by block.

Sacramento County, CA Map of Cable Internet Availability

Cable Availability Key

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What zip codes have cable in Sacramento County and nearby?

Zip CodeCable Coverage
9582695.25%
9586499.91%
9582598.59%
9582199.76%
9582899.2%
Zip CodeCable Coverage
9565272.53%
9581991.36%
9582099.98%
9566098.88%
9582499.11%

Cable in Your Sacramento County Neighborhood

Wave Broadband is the primary cable provider for Sacramento County's northeast neighborhoods. XFINITY (Comcast) also has cable internet service in Sacramento County's central regions. Some areas in Sacramento County may be uncovered, especially areas with very few homes.

Compared with the rest of the county, Sacramento County has much greater access to cable versus other counties and much greater cable coverage compared to the rest of California.

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