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Internet providers in Hawthorne, CA

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Hawthorne, CA internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL99%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 24 - 1,000 MbpsDSL25%
Sonic Telecom $39.99 24 - 1,000 MbpsWired25%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Hawthorne internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Hawthorne 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 Hawthorne area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Hawthorne residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 26% of those living in Hawthorne.

There are five internet providers serving the Hawthorne area, and 99.07% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Hawthorne's five internet providers, prices start at $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Hawthorne

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 10 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
AT&T 217 Mbps 166 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 168 Mbps 26 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Hawthorne

The largest internet providers in Hawthorne are AT&T, Spectrum, and Sonic Telecom bringing DSL and cable options to Hawthorne.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Hawthorne residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Hawthorne’s third most-available internet provider, Sonic Telecom, offers DSL to around 25% of Hawthorne residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in Hawthorne covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Hawthorne 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 AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Hawthorne, $55.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hawthorne, $0.71.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Hawthorne. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hawthorne's providers, 100 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Hawthorne, $55.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hawthorne, $0.71.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Hawthorne. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hawthorne's providers, 100 Mbps.

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Sonic Telecom DSL internet

Provider

Sonic Telecom

Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

25%

DSL from Sonic Telecom offers broadband to some, but not many households in Hawthorne covering 25% of the area.

DSL internet from Sonic Telecom uses telephone lines in Hawthorne 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 Sonic Telecom start at $39.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Hawthorne, $55.99.

Sonic Telecom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 24 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.67 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hawthorne, $0.71.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Sonic Telecom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Hawthorne. These download speeds are available to 25% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hawthorne's providers, 100 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Hawthorne and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Hawthorne at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hawthorne at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Hawthorne residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Hawthorne with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Hawthorne. The next fastest internet provider in Hawthorne is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 100% of the area.

Sonic Telecom offers the cheapest internet in Hawthorne with plans starting at $39.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hawthorne, $55.99.

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.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.