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Internet Providers in Bishop, California
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Internet Access in Bishop, California
The overall most commonly available wired broadband types within Bishop are DSL networks as well as Cable lines. Our records show that DSL reaches a 82.05 percent territory in the area, compared to the 85.70 percent Cable service.
Suddenlink Communications is a common alternative, serving Bishop with a top speed of 300 Mbps. Aside from residential broadband, there are 5 providers within the area selling enterprise-level technologies such as T1 and MPLS. Our listings include every provider with explicit business plans online, but residential companies sometimes offer business options as well.
Viasat Internet offers the widest availability for Bishop residents. virtually one hundred percent of the Bishop area can receive Internet service from them. HughesNet is the most likely second choice, serving close to one hundred percent of residents with predominantly Satellite service. HughesNet's strongest plan in Bishop is 25 megabits per second.
According to recent FCC reports, 19.58 percent of Bishop households (2,000 residents total) are limited to only one choice for home Internet.
All the coverage data on this page comes from FCC data. ISPs in Bishop are required by law to submit coverage data biannually. Leveraging our relationships with telecom companies, BroadbandNow is able to validate public datasets with privatized data including lit addresses reported by Internet providers. The speed averages shown below are calculated from actual speed tests originating from Bishop households from M-Labs. Some of the other data and statistics presented here originate from NTIA and Census data publications.
- There are 11 internet providers in Bishop with 7 of those offering residential service
- Bishop is the 614th most connected city in California ahead of Mammoth Lakes, Lone Pine, Big Pine, Tollhouse, and Auberry.
- Explore internet access for communities within Bishop: Chalfant and Swall Meadows
- The fastest zip code in Bishop for July 2021 is 93514. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
19.6% of consumers in Bishop2,000 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 Bishop, California
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Race Communications||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||8.9%|
|Inyo Networks||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||5.9%|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||4.4%|
|Suddenlink Communications||940 Mbps||Cable||8s||85.7%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||4m 33s||82.1%|
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.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Internet access in Bishop neighborhoods
To date, we have compiled information about Broadband access across a variety of areas within Bishop: Chalfant, Swall Meadows.
Compare Bishop to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Bishop||147.6 Mbps||7||$0.20 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +386.8 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +1.2 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.16 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +13 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.20 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +21.9 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.20 ( + $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +14.5 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.19 ( $0.00 )|