Internet providers in Desert Palms, CA

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Desert Palms internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Desert Palms is comparable to the rest of California - 93%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Desert Palms area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Desert Palms residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 100% of those living in Desert Palms.

There are four internet providers serving the Desert Palms area, and 99.98% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Desert Palms's four internet providers, prices start at $24.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Desert Palms

The largest internet providers in Desert Palms are Frontier and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Desert Palms.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Desert Palms residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from Frontier, which covers 100% of the area. Desert Palms’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 100% of Desert Palms residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$24.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to all households in Desert Palms covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Desert Palms to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $24.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Desert Palms, $46.24.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Desert Palms, $2.10.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Desert Palms. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Desert Palms's providers, 99 Mbps.

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Frontier fiber-optic internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$24.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to all households in Desert Palms covering 100% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Frontier is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Desert Palms than other internet types.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $24.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Desert Palms, $46.24.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Desert Palms, $2.10.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Desert Palms. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Desert Palms's providers, 99 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Desert Palms covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Desert Palms residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Desert Palms, $46.24.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Desert Palms, $2.10.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Desert Palms. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Desert Palms's providers, 99 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Desert Palms, you’ll likely have options from DSL, fiber-optic, and cable internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Desert Palms, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and ViaSat, Inc. offers 100% availability in Desert Palms and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Desert Palms at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. The starting price for ViaSat, Inc. plans is about average for Desert Palms at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Desert Palms residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Desert Palms, CA internet providers

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Provider
Frontier $24.99/mo. 6 - 30 MbpsDSL100%
Frontier $24.99/mo. 6 - 30 MbpsFiber-optic100%
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Desert Palms with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Desert Palms. The next fastest internet provider in Desert Palms is Frontier, offering download speeds up to 30 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Desert Palms with plans starting at $24.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Desert Palms, $46.24.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Desert Palms, covering 100% of the city.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.