Internet Providers in Empire, CA

Residential Internet Statistics for Empire, CA
Internet Service Providers: 8
Plans Start From: $39
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Empire, California:

Showing 1 to 10 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    100% Available
  • 2. AT&T Internet
    86.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • IPBB
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • IPBB
    86.6% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    100% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. Xfinity
    16.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    16.5% Available
  • 7. 7. Softcom Internet Communications
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *6 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    100% Available
  • 8. 8. Cal.net
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 9. 9. unWired
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 10. 10. Ayera Technologies, Inc.
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *120 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available

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Internet Access in Empire, California

Broadband competition in Empire is above average in comparison with other California cities, with are 7.03 providers per census block on average. Empire is currently the 116th most connected city in California.

The plans listed above are manually collected by our data science and research team. Our team has collected 344 Internet plans in Empire since 2014.

Viasat Internet as well as HughesNet can also provide coverage in Empire, often competing for the same customers.

DSL and cable are the two primary network types within the Empire metro area. They are frequently overlapping and competing with each other. Coaxial cable speed is usually stronger, but overall performance found with either network system are comparable and which is "best" frequently varies based on the network quality in a given area.

Spectrum is the most common overall. They have Internet coverage for virtually one hundred percent of Empire residents. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet has registered availability to near one hundred percent of the population. The top download speed advertised for Spectrum is up to 940 Mbps. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet offers up to 25 Mbps. Any speed over 10 Mbps is enough for streaming lower-quality SD video over WiFi, but becomes an issue for large households or bandwidth-intensive applications such as Skype, cloud apps, and multiplayer gaming. Spectrum also has widespread business broadband in Empire. See the coverage map below to see how Internet options compare down to the census block level.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Empire, California

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 16.5%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 100.0%
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s 86.6%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Softcom Internet Communications 6 Mbps DSL 22m 45s 100.0%
Empire is the 116th most connected city in California ahead of Modesto, Ceres, Riverbank, Keyes, and Hughson.

Reference

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 15,000 people in Stanislaus County don't have access to any wired internet.

Reference

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Approximately 100% of Empire residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Stanislaus County, approximately 21,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Map of ISPs in Empire

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Compare Empire to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Empire 54.2 Mbps 12 $1.05 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +527.5 Mbps ) 22 ( +10 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +118.6 Mbps ) 21 ( +9 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +145.5 Mbps ) 20 ( +8 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +148 Mbps ) 27 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +142.3 Mbps ) 11 ( -1 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )