Best Bear Valley Springs Internet Service Providers
Broadband is defined as internet service with a minimum download speed of 25 Mbps. There are 4 choices for service in Bear Valley Springs, CA that meet this minimum speed threshold. Of course, many households will find this minimum speed is not sufficient for their needs, especially if they often have multiple downloads occurring simultaneously.
We aim to help you find the best choice when shopping for high speed internet service in Bear Valley Springs by using our ranking algorithm that takes into consideration the upload speed, download speed, coverage area and overall value. A summary of our results is as follows:
|Rank||Provider||Tech||Max Download Speed||Max Upload Speed||Availability|
|1||Race Telecommunications||Fiber||1000 Mbps||1000 Mbps||97.6%|
|2||AT&T||DSL||25 Mbps||2 Mbps||51.8%|
|3||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|4||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
Bear Valley Springs CA Internet Access Options
When it comes to high speed internet availability, download speeds and overall customer satisfaction, cities with more than a single provider more often than not lead in all of these categories.
Does Bear Valley Springs have more than a single option at 25 Mbps, 100 Mbps, 250 Mbps and 1000 Mbps? The diagram below shows a summary:
Broadband Internet Speeds
Curious how fast the average internet speeds in Bear Valley Springs are compared to Kern County? Also, curious how the speeds compare to California overall?
Average download speeds in Bear Valley Springs of 32.3 Mbps are faster than the Kern County average download speeds and faster than the statewide average for California.
Bear Valley Springs Internet Access Facts
The average internet download speed in Kern County is 14.51 Mbps based upon 2719592 samples taken in the past year
The average download speed in Bear Valley Springs is 23.9% faster than the average in California and 0.3% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
The average upload speed in Bear Valley Springs is 7.19 Mbps. This is 68.8% faster than the Kern County average and 38% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
Cable internet is available to 0.0% of the Bear Valley Springs population
DSL internet is available to 87.6% of Bear Valley Springs residents
DSL internet is available to 51.6% of the Kern County population
Internet Access Technologies
DSL, Cable, Fiber and Fixed Wireless are four common types of technology used to provide internet access. The following chart shows the percentage of Bear Valley Springs residents who have access to each of these technology types.
Internet Service FAQs
Who has the best internet service near me?
Our proprietary algorithm that takes into consideration download speed, upload speed, availability and overall value ranks Race Telecommunications as the top provider for Bear Valley Springs, California.
Who has the fastest internet service in Bear Valley Springs?
Race Telecommunications with a download speed of 1000 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Bear Valley Springs.
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Bear Valley Springs, California?
The following zip codes were used: 93531 and 93561
How do the internet speeds in Bear Valley Springs compare to other cities in California?
Click through to see how the Bear Valley Springs broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Boulder Creek, Butte Creek Canyon, Cerritos, East Quincy, Escalon, Maywood, Moreno Valley
Is there fiber internet service near me?
Yes, there is 1 fiber internet provider in Bear Valley Springs - Race Telecommunications.
What is DSL internet service?
DSL provides internet service via phone lines but at speeds typically 100x or more than old fashioned dial-up service over those same phone lines. Download speeds are typically slower than cable, but DSL is more likely to be available in a remote location than cable.
Which internet service provider offers the most coverage in Bear Valley Springs, California?
Race Telecommunications provides broadband internet service to 97.6% of Bear Valley Springs.
What is cable internet service?
Cable internet service streams data through the same coaxial cables used for cable television. In nearly all instances cable internet will be faster than DSL. Cable internet is available to nearly 90% of Americans but does not have as much coverage in remote areas as DSL.
What download speed do I need to stream movies?
For HD movies and shows Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu all recommend a minimum of 5 Mbps. Streaming 4K/UHD content requires a minimum of 25 Mbps for Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu.
Bear Valley Springs Cable TV, Satellite TV and Streaming Services
Our ranking of internet service plans can make choosing a new provider fairly easy. Selecting a TV provider is more difficult as additional variables are involved. If you are a heavy TV viewer and/or watch in multiple rooms at the same time, a traditional cable TV package or satellite TV provider may be the best option for you. However, if you live in a rental property or a heavily wooded area, satellite TV may not be a viable option. Streaming TV packages can be a good option for many, especially if your internet plan does not have a data limit. Read through the pros and cons of the various TV packages available to you and chose the best match to your viewing needs.
- 290+ channels
- Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
- 4 video package tiers
- Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
Hulu Live TV
- 75+ channels
- Access to premium Hulu originals
- Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
- 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
- 140+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network and sports coverage
- Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
- 180+ channels
- 1000 hours of cloud DVR
- Local network coverage
- Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages