Internet Providers in Lancaster, California

Most Popular Internet Providers in Lancaster, California:

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  • 1. 1. Spectrum
    95.9% Available
    95.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 6
    • Speed Range: 200-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $152.97
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 6 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. Frontier
    93.9% Available
    93.9%

    Available

    Call For Speed Availability
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 30-940mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $84.99
    • Contracts: None - 1 Year required
  • 3. 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View Viasat Details
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $64.99 - $249.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 4. 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View HughesNet Details
    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. AT&T Internet
    3.3% Available
    3.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas. *See offer details.
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    • Deal
    • Fiber
    • IPBB
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 1
    • Speed Range: 5-940mbps
    • Connection: IPBB and Fiber
    • Installation: Up to $99.00 installation fee.
    • Price Range: $35 - $129.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 6. Xfinity
    0.5% Available
    0.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    987 Mbps
    Download
    View Xfinity Details
    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Cable
    Deal
    There are 9 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 7. 6. Antelecom
    91.5% Available
    91.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    12 Mbps
    Download
1 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Lancaster. See All
5 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Lancaster. See All
  • 1. 1. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View Verizon Details
    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. AT&T Wireless
    99.9% Available
    99.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View AT&T Wireless Details
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 3. 3. Metro® by T-Mobile
    99.5% Available
    99.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    0.768 Mbps
    Download
    0.2 Mbps
    Upload
    View Metro® by T-Mobile Details
    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-0.768mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $40 - $60
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. T-Mobile
    97.6% Available
    97.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    6 Mbps
    Upload
    View T-Mobile Details
    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Lancaster, California

Information here is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual broadband coverage filings. We leverage direct provider coverage reports and other private datasets to further validate that information. Plan, pricing, and other data is collected through our research team. BroadbandNow has found and verified 561 Internet plans in Lancaster since 2014. speed averages on this page are based on 24,668 local speed tests. They are meant for general provider comparison purposes, not to indicate top Internet speeds available.

Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As residents might expect, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Lancaster.

Spectrum as well as Frontier Communications can also provide Internet service in Lancaster, often competing for the same customers.

DSL and cable are the primary broadband types around the Lancaster metro area. They are fighting over customers at most addresses and competing with each other. Cable network speed is overall better, but overall performance found with either Internet technology type are similar and which is "best" frequently varies from block to block based on the network quality in a given area. Local speed test results suggest that network performance is above-average. Lancaster is 81.54 percent higher than the California aggregated average so far as citywide download speeds.

Click through the map below to explore Internet service competition on the granular census block level. As illustrated, while the majority of neighborhoods have about 3 choices, some areas can be less well-served or might only have one company available.

Internet Statistics 2021

11,000 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 Lancaster, California

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
XFINITY from Comcast 987 Mbps Cable 8s 0.5%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 95.9%
AT&T Internet 940 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 8s 3.3%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL and Fiber 8s 93.9%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Lancaster

Lancaster Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Lancaster is the 627th most connected city in California ahead of Lake Hughes, but behind Palmdale, Acton, Rosamond, and Littlerock.

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

Approximately 21,000 people in Los Angeles 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.

Fiber Availability: 15% of people living in Lancaster have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 94% of Lancaster 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.

As of this month, 93535 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Lancaster.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Los Angeles County, approximately 32,000 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.

Broadband for Education in Lancaster

Economic development studies often identify a strong correlation between web availability and improved education. Broadband is increasingly required as universities such as San Joaquin Valley College-Lancaster in Lancaster adapt web-based systems to manage student work. Looking at 4,272 speed tests recorded over the past year at locations within two miles of San Joaquin Valley College-Lancaster campus, performance averages are close to 77.34 Mbps — considerably higher than the minimum speeds needed for viewing video and operating hosted or communication platforms.

Data Caps in Lancaster

Data collected by our market researchers suggests that top providers use data caps for their home Internet plans. Data caps are disliked because consumers view them as a strategy for limiting streaming services, while providers maintain that they are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the problem is streaming services, which can eat up 1–7GB/hr.

Internet access in Lancaster neighborhoods

Internet availability information for Lancaster can be found for these neighborhoods: Quartz Hill, Lake Los Angeles.

Compare Lancaster to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Lancaster 159.7 Mbps 9 $0.41 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +374.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.48 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( -10.9 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.28 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +0.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +6 ) $0.32 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +9.8 Mbps ) 23 ( +14 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +2.4 Mbps ) 8 ( -1 ) $0.66 ( + $0.00 )