Internet Providers in Lamont, CA

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Residential Internet Statistics for Lamont, CA
Internet Providers: 7
Internet Plans: 6
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $63.31

Internet Access in Lamont, California

Competition between Internet service providers is above-average in Lamont in comparison with other parts of California, with is an average of 5 providers available in each census block. Lamont is currently the 595th most connected city in California.

HughesNet is also a commonly available broadband choice for Lamont, offering Satellite service with coverage in practically one hundred percent of Lamont. UnWired Broadband offers an alternative wireless service to virtually one hundred percent of local residents. Keep in mind it has to have roof access and line of site with a UnWired Broadband access point.

Keep in mind, since FCC data is collected biannually and only made public six or more months after filing, availability shown here may not be complete.

Cable TV and Internet providers like Spectrum and DSL providers like AT&T Internet make up the top broadband infrastructure types with availability around Lamont.

AT&T Internet is the most frequently available provider on the whole, with coverage for practically one hundred percent of Lamont residents. Viasat Internet, in contrast, is available for near one hundred percent of residents. The top download speed advertised for AT&T Internet reaches 25 Mbps. Viasat offers up to 35 Mbps. In general, anything over 10 megabits per second (Mbps) will be enough for streaming lower-quality videos on WiFi, but is likely to become problematic for large households or bandwidth-intensive services such as video conferencing and etc. See the coverage map below to compare Internet options down to the census block level.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Lamont, California

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
EarthLink 18 Mbps DSL 7m 35s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Lamont

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Lamont is the 595th most connected city in California ahead of Taft, Tehachapi, and Lebec, but behind Bakersfield and Arvin.

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

Approximately 48,000 people in Kern County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

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

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

In Kern County, approximately 56,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

Compare Lamont to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Lamont 24.6 Mbps 7 $0.96 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +509.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.89 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +124.2 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +136 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +144.9 Mbps ) 23 ( +16 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +137.5 Mbps ) 8 ( +1 ) $0.38 ( $0.00 )