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Internet Providers in Bell Gardens, California
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Internet Access in Bell Gardens, California
FCC data is the primary source for Bell Gardens-area broadband availability data listed below. Since 2014, we've examined 7,764 rows of governmental and private databases on broadband access in Bell Gardens. The speed averages originate from 1,642 real-world speed tests from IP addresses in Bell Gardens.
Spectrum is an alternative to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet). They offer a top download speed of 940 Mbps. There are 8 providers in the area marketing enterprise-level technologies like T1 or custom fiber loops. Our listings include all providers with business plans on their website.
Taking a look at network technology in use around Bell Gardens, the most frequently available physical wire broadband tech varieties are DSL and Fiber and Cable, with 72.17% and near one hundred percent respectively. Cable connections are sold by traditional cable TV operators, leveraging preexisting TV network connections. Bell Gardens customers of cable ISPs such as Spectrum usually select it thanks to the reasonably low pricing for decent speeds. (Compared to DSL, anyway.)
So far as coverage options, the average home in Bell Gardens will have 3 providers at their address, or precisely 3.89 Internet providers per census block.
Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option overall. They have Internet coverage for near one hundred percent of Bell Gardens residents. HughesNet, in contrast, is available for close to one hundred percent of residents. The top speed advertised for Viasat is up to 35 Mbps. HughesNet offers packages as high as 25 Mbps. As a rule, any speed above 10 Mbps is sufficient for streaming SD videos on WiFi, but may become problematic for large households or high-bandwidth apps like Skype and etc. Explore our coverage maps on this page to compare Internet options at the census block level in Bell Gardens.
- There are 20 internet providers in Bell Gardens with 9 of those offering residential service
- Bell Gardens is the 159th most connected city in California ahead of Montebello, Downey, and Maywood, but behind Huntington Park and South Gate.
- Explore internet access for communities within Bell Gardens: Cudahy and Bell
Internet Statistics 2022
0.7% of consumers in Bell Gardens700 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Bell Gardens, California
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|AT&T Internet||1,000 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||8s||70.7%|
|EarthLink||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||72.2%|
|Sonic||40 Mbps||DSL||3m 24s||1.1%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||115 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 11s||28.0%|
|Ultra Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||28.0%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||4m 33s||27.9%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For Bell Gardens
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Compare Bell Gardens to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Bell Gardens||122.1 Mbps||11||$0.32 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +423.5 Mbps )||21 ( +10 )||$0.34 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +39.2 Mbps )||20 ( +9 )||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +58.8 Mbps )||19 ( +8 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +64.5 Mbps )||26 ( +15 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +57 Mbps )||10 ( -1 )||$0.41 ( + $0.00 )|