Internet Providers in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Residential Internet Statistics for Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
|Internet Service Providers:||6|
|Plans Start From:||$29.99|
|Top Download Speed:||5 Gbps|
|Fastest Connection Type:||Fiber|
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Internet Access in Rancho Palos Verdes, California
Rancho Palos Verdes's Internet availability data listed here comes from FCC data and cross-validated against privatized records. To date, we have examined 5,195 rows of FCC and private data on broadband access within the Rancho Palos Verdes area. Speed analysis is split between major providers and based on 29,229 IP-verified speed test records aggregated over the most recent 12 months.
Viasat Internet is the most commonly available provider in Rancho Palos Verdes. The company is available to practically one hundred percent of Rancho Palos Verdes. HughesNet is the most common second choice, providing close to one hundred percent of residents with predominantly Satellite broadband service. The fastest plan advertised by HughesNet for Rancho Palos Verdes is 25 Mbps.
Looking at network technologies with significant infrastructure already built in the area, we see that the most common physical wire broadband Internet tech types are Cable and 5G Internet, with 97.52% and 59.40% respectively. Cable Internet is marketed by former cable TV corporations, using their existing coaxial cable TV networks. Cable often makes sense for local residents due to the strong speeds in an attainable price range.
Since the majority of houses come pre-wired for one telephone (DSL) provider and one cable provider, the average home in Rancho Palos Verdes has 2 wired Internet options available to them. 1.48% of Rancho Palos Verdes residents — 600 people — are limited to one or fewer options for which provider to use. Regardless of other technologies available, cable and DSL broadband services usually provide the most reasonable pricing for home use.
While the main ISPs are Viasat and HughesNet, Cox Communications is also in Rancho Palos Verdes with a recorded maximum speed of 1,000 Mbps. There are 7 providers in Rancho Palos Verdes with specialized enterprise-level service like T1 and MPLS. See the interactive map below to see how many options residents have at the census block level, and our speed data to see how Viasat compares to other Rancho Palos Verdes options in speed tests.
- There are 20 internet providers in Rancho Palos Verdes with 8 of those offering residential service
- Rancho Palos Verdes is the 59th most connected city in California ahead of Palos Verdes Peninsula, Lomita, San Pedro, Wilmington, and Harbor City.
- Explore internet access for communities within Rancho Palos Verdes: Rolling Hills Estates and Palos Verdes Estates
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Rancho Palos Verdes, California
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Cox Communications||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||97.5%|
|AT&T Internet||5,000 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||1s||24.2%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile 5G Home Internet||182 Mbps||5G Internet||45s||59.4%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|EarthLink 5G Home Internet||100 Mbps||5G Internet||1m 21s||59.4%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL and Fiber||--||75.9%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
1.5% of consumers in Rancho Palos Verdes600 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.
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.
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 Rancho Palos Verdes
Compare Rancho Palos Verdes to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Rancho Palos Verdes||201.7 Mbps||11||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||581.7 Mbps ( +380 Mbps )||22 ( +11 )||$0.34 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||172.8 Mbps ( -28.9 Mbps )||21 ( +10 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||199.7 Mbps ( -2 Mbps )||20 ( +9 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||202.2 Mbps ( +0.5 Mbps )||27 ( +16 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||196.5 Mbps ( -5.2 Mbps )||11||$0.39 ( + $0.00 )|