Internet providers in Lakewood, CA

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Lakewood, CA internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL15%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsFiber-optic85%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsDSL83%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Lakewood internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Lakewood 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 Lakewood area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Lakewood 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 85% of those living in Lakewood.

There are five internet providers serving the Lakewood area, and 98.61% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Lakewood's five internet providers, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Lakewood

The largest internet providers in Lakewood are AT&T and Frontier bringing DSL and fiber-optic options to Lakewood.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to many Lakewood residents, covering 15% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from Frontier, which covers 85% of the area. Lakewood’s third most-available internet provider, Frontier, offers DSL to around 83% of Lakewood residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

15%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in Lakewood covering 15% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Lakewood 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Lakewood, $42.59.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lakewood, $0.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Lakewood. These download speeds are available to 15% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Lakewood's providers, 97 Mbps.

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Frontier fiber-optic internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

85%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Lakewood covering 85% 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 Lakewood than other internet types.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Lakewood, $42.59.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lakewood, $0.82.

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 Lakewood. These download speeds are available to 85% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Lakewood's providers, 97 Mbps.

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Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

83%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Lakewood covering 83% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Lakewood 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 $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Lakewood, $42.59.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lakewood, $0.82.

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 Lakewood. These download speeds are available to 83% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Lakewood's providers, 97 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Lakewood with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Lakewood. The next fastest internet provider in Lakewood is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 75 Mbps to 15% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Lakewood with plans starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lakewood, $42.59.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Lakewood, covering 85% of the city.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.