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High-Speed Internet for San Luis Obispo

Enjoy super-fast internet everywhere from the beach to the city with EarthLink Internet. As a top internet provider in San Luis Obispo, we’re bringing the fastest speeds and most reliable connection to SLO. Plus, San Luis Obispo is the home of Cal Poly, meaning A+ fiber internet is essential.

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Fast Facts

  • There are two fiber internet providers in the San Luis Obispo area
  • Roughly 23% of San Luis Obispo has access to fiber internet
  • EarthLink has the best high-speed internet coverage
  • From 2010 to 2018, San Luis Obispo saw a 16% job growth increase1
  • Cal Poly Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship offers a two-year incubator program for early-stage companies2
  • The average internet speed in San Luis Obispo is 34 Mbps3
  • The cost of living in San Luis Obispo is 16.5% more than the national average4
  • The median home price in San Luis Obispo is $868,0795

Things to Do in San Luis Obispo

Located on California’s Central Coast, San Luis Obispo (or San Louie, as locals lovingly call it) is a charming town with tons of personality. Spend the day at the beach or admire the historic Spanish-style architecture—there’s so much to see and do.


Take a tour of Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, originally founded in 1772 by Father Junípero Serra.


Enjoy a hike and relax among sunny rolling hills punctuated with stunning views and the shade of an old oak tree on the Serenity Swing Trail.


Walk around the historic, tree-lined downtown area, then pop by the famous Bubblegum Alley.


Enjoy a delicious dinner by the San Luis Obispo Creek at Novo, a highly rated international fusion restaurant.

Better connectivity for increased productivity

EarthLink considers internet speed to be the most essential requirement for any user, which is why we provide a wide range of speeds up to 1 Gig. Call today to compare internet speeds available near San Luis Obispo, California.

Mobile Service

The right connection and transparent pricing also extends to your mobile provider. EarthLink Mobile offers five plans to fit any lifestyle, all with the best nationwide coverage. Plus, you can bring your own phone or upgrade to a newer device. Call to get started today!

EarthLink Security & Tools for San Luis Obispo, California

We’re not just a California internet provider. With a whole suite of tools, we’re here for every part of your digital life. We offer:

EarthLink Protect+ Powered by Norton Life Lock:
Keeps you safer than ever. This cyber safety tool offers real-time protection and dark web monitoring plus a secure VPN, million-dollar protection package, and more.

EarthLink Online Backup:
Never worry about a missing file again. Use online backup to automate your data backup, sync your files across multiple devices, and easily view and share your files with family and friends.

EarthLink Guardian:
Keeping your kids safer online is a full-time job — we can help. Powered by Bark, Guardian is a parental control tool that helps families manage and protect their children’s online lives while still preserving privacy.

EarthLink EasyTech:
The solution to your smart device problems is our remote IT support. If you have a TV that won’t connect, a video doorbell that won’t ring (or any other smart device issue), just call our product experts, and they’ll work to resolve your problem remotely.

Internet Service Comparison Chart

Not sure which type of high-speed internet service is actually the best? We break down a few options here, or you can find out more. Spoiler: fiber is the clear winner.

Internet Type Speed Price Accessibility Reliability
Fiber Highest Medium High High
Wireless Home Medium Medium High High
Cable High Medium High Medium
Satellite Low Medium High Low

As a San Luis Obispo internet provider, EarthLink offers:

  • San Luis Obispo Fiber Internet: the fastest speeds with no data caps and maximum reliability.
  • San Luis Obispo Wireless Home Internet: faster speeds than your cell phone’s hotspot, wide availability, and easy installation.
  • San Luis Obispo Satellite Internet: a dependable choice for rural internet with a variety of plans to fit your needs.
  • San Luis Obispo Rural Internet: if you live in a hard-to-reach area or an internet desert, we can help keep you connected.
  • San Luis Obispo Business Internet: if you’re ready to take your small business to the next level, trust one of the top internet providers in California.

Nearby Cities/Zip Codes

With a population of 282,249 people (and counting), the entire area is flourishing. You don’t have to live in the very heart of downtown to get the best San Luis Obispo internet — but we can reach you there, too.

  • San Luis Obispo — including zip codes 93401, 93402, 93403, 93405, 93406, 93407, 93408, 93409, 93410, 93412
  • Arroyo Grande — including zip codes 93420 and 93421
  • Atascadero — including zip codes 93422 and 93423
  • Grove Beach — including zip codes 93433 and 93483
  • Los Osos — including zip codes 93402 and 93412
  • Morro Bay — including zip codes 93442 and 93443
  • Oceano — including zip codes 93445 and 93475
  • Paso Robles — including zip codes 93446 and 93447
  • Pismo Beach — including zip codes 93448 and 93449
  • Santa Maria — including zip codes 93454, 93455, 93456,93457, 93458

Frequently Asked Questions

No. If you’re already an EarthLink customer, we make it easy to transfer your service to your new address.

It only takes a few minutes to let us know you’re moving. We can help in two ways: check the available service for your new address above or call us at 888-327-8454.

For the smoothest transition, let us know you’re moving at least two weeks before you need service at your new address. It takes a little time, so the sooner you can let us know, the better. We ask for at least two weeks to avoid any downtime. We’ll keep you posted on progress via text on the phone number updated on your account.

An installation fee will be determined when your relocation order is submitted. Similar to the original installation, we’ll send a professional installer to get you all set up. Any early termination fees at the old address will be waived when service is established at the new address. Your new service will have an updated early termination fee.

Take your modem, power cord, and cables. When the technician arrives to set up your transferred service, they’ll take back what isn’t needed. Don’t be surprised if the technician provides new and better equipment.

You can upgrade at any time! We would have to check serviceability first to see what higher speeds are supported at your new address.

Not a problem! You can respond to the relocation confirmation text you receive from us or call as soon as you are aware that you need to make a change. The number is 888-327-8454 and select the “relocation” option if prompted. Please note: an adult (18 years or older) must be present at the new address at the time of installation.

We continue to widen our national internet service footprint, so this is getting more and more unlikely. However, if we can’t make this happen (we’ll miss you!), we will let you know right away so you can plan accordingly. Please note: any early termination fees will apply if the move occurs while the service is under contract.

Not a problem. We’ll need to talk to both of you together to transfer ownership of the service. Details we’ll need to collect name, email, phone, method of payment, and all security questions (which we will verify separately) to transition the account. Also remember: EarthLink email addresses can also be transferred.

We will make the arrangements to move your email address and any other service you have subscribed to.

*Actual speeds may vary based on network activity, configuration, and other factors. Subject to availability. Some prices shown may be introductory offers. Equipment fees, taxes, and other fees and restrictions may apply.


  1. “2018 San Luis Obispo County WDB Report” via SLO County, 2018
  2. “Launch Incubator” via Cal Poly Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship, 2021
  3. “Internet providers in San Luis Obispo, CA” via All Connect, 10/13/2021
  4. “Cost of Living in San Luis Obispo, CA” via Salary.com, 2021
  5. “San Luis Obispo Home Values” via Zillow, 2021