Internet Providers in Rescue, CA

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Residential Internet Statistics for Rescue, CA
Internet Providers: 14
Internet Plans: 9
Fastest Speed Available: 1,200 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $51.11

Internet Access in Rescue, California

Rescue features a total of 10 Internet service providers (ISPs) marketing residential service. Including business ISPs, that's 17 serviceable providers available locally, such as XFINITY from Comcast. (Some may be "double entries", since many companies market home and business services separately.)

The information on this page is primarily sourced via FCC filings. Coverage data is confirmed against private data sources to provide more detailed resources than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Speed and pricing data is sourced by our research experts, who collect tens of thousands of data points every year.

Considering network technology offered in the area, we see that the most prevalent hardwired Internet technology varieties are IPBB (85.94 percent coverage) and Fixed Wireless (33.86 percent coverage).

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) is the most widely available provider in Rescue. close to one hundred percent of the Rescue area can get Internet service from them. HughesNet is also a common choice, serving virtually one hundred percent of the area with predominantly Satellite service. The fastest package advertised by HughesNet in Rescue is 25 Mbps.

Click through the interactive map shown below to explore broadband choice at the granular census block level. As you can see, while the majority of census blocks have 5-6 choices, others are less connected and may only have one company in their area.

Internet Statistics 2021

700 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 Rescue, California

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
AT&T Internet 1,000 Mbps DSL, Fixed Wireless, and Fiber 8s
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Rescue, California

  • AT&T Internet - 85.9% Availability in Rescue - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Xfinity - 71.2% Availability in Rescue - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Rescue - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Rescue - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Rescue

Rescue Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Rescue is the 560th most connected city in California behind Loomis, Granite Bay, Folsom, El Dorado Hills, and Shingle Springs.

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

Approximately 19,000 people in El Dorado 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 85% of Rescue 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 El Dorado County, approximately 30,000 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.

Data Caps in Rescue

Data collected by our researchers suggests that top providers currently use data caps for their home Internet connections. Data caps are a public issue because subscribers see caps as a tactic for limiting "cord cutting". Providers explain data caps are a reasonable strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the problem is streaming video, which easily uses 1–7GB/hr.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Rescue

Provider Type Coverage Speed
AT&T Internet DSL, Fixed Wireless, and Fiber 85.9%+ 1,000 Mbps Fixed Wireless 100% 25 Mbps
Sky Fiber Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 71.2%+ 1,200 Mbps
Remotely Located Fixed Wireless 59.5%+ 30 Mbps
Zeta Broadband Fixed Wireless 37.1%+ 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 50.5%+ 987 Mbps
Sky Fiber Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
AT&T Fiber 9.0%+ 1,000 Mbps
TPx Communications Copper 0.2%+ 5 Mbps

Compare Rescue to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Rescue 13.4 Mbps 12 $0.36 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +402 Mbps ) 15 ( +3 ) $0.45 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +105.5 Mbps ) 18 ( +6 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +102.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +3 ) $0.28 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +114 Mbps ) 21 ( +9 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +114.2 Mbps ) 9 ( -3 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )