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

Top Internet Providers in Rancho Palos Verdes, California:

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  • 1. Cox
    97.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    97.5% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    59.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    59.4% Available
  • 3. Frontier
    75.9% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    75.9% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 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. EarthLink 5G Home Internet
    59.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    59.4% Available
  • 7. 7. AT&T Internet
    24.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    24.2% Available
  • 8. 8. Spectrum
    8.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    8.2% Available
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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.

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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%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 8.2%
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%
600 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.

Rancho Palos Verdes is the 59th most connected city in California ahead of Palos Verdes Peninsula, Lomita, San Pedro, Wilmington, and Harbor City.

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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: 76% of people living in Rancho Palos Verdes 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 99% of Rancho Palos Verdes 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.

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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 )