Internet Providers in Lancaster, CA

Residential Internet Statistics for Lancaster, CA
Internet Service Providers: 5
Plans Start From: $49.99
Top Download Speed: 5 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Lancaster, California:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    95.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    95.9% Available
  • 2. Frontier
    92% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    92% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    31.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    31.1% 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. AT&T Internet
    3.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    3.3% Available
  • 7. 7. Antelecom
    91.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *12 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    91.5% Available
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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 514 Internet plans in Lancaster since 2014. The speed averages shown here are drawn from 16,526 speed test recordings in the past 12 months.

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 83.26 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.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Lancaster, California

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 1s 3.3%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 95.9%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 31.1%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL and Fiber -- 92.0%
11,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Lancaster is the 628th most connected city in California ahead of Lake Hughes, but behind Acton, Palmdale, Rosamond, and Littlerock.

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

Approximately 20,000 people in Los Angeles County don't have access to any wired internet.

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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.

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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.

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

In Los Angeles County, approximately 32,000 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 Lancaster

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Compare Lancaster to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Lancaster 178.3 Mbps 11 $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +403.4 Mbps ) 22 ( +11 ) $0.34 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -5.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +10 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +21.4 Mbps ) 20 ( +9 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +23.9 Mbps ) 27 ( +16 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +18.2 Mbps ) 11 $0.39 ( + $0.00 )