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Internet providers in Mammoth Lakes, CA

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Mammoth Lakes, CA internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable1.143%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable87%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Mammoth Lakes internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Mammoth Lakes 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 Mammoth Lakes area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Mammoth Lakes residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 16% of those living in Mammoth Lakes.

There are five internet providers serving the Mammoth Lakes area, and 86.41% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Mammoth Lakes's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Mammoth Lakes

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Optimum 113 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Mammoth Lakes

The largest internet providers in Mammoth Lakes are Optimum, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to Mammoth Lakes.

Cable internet from Optimum is available to nearly all Mammoth Lakes residents, covering 87% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Mammoth Lakes’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Mammoth Lakes residents.

Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

87%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to nearly all households in Mammoth Lakes covering 87% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Mammoth Lakes, $51.99.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mammoth Lakes, $0.54.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in Mammoth Lakes. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Mammoth Lakes's providers, 504 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Mammoth Lakes covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Mammoth Lakes where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Mammoth Lakes, $51.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mammoth Lakes, $0.54.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Mammoth Lakes. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Mammoth Lakes's providers, 504 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$69.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Mammoth Lakes covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Mammoth Lakes where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for Viasat start at $69.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Mammoth Lakes, $51.99.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.83 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mammoth Lakes, $0.54.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Mammoth Lakes. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Mammoth Lakes's providers, 504 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Mammoth Lakes with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.143% of households in Mammoth Lakes. The next fastest internet provider in Mammoth Lakes is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 87% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Mammoth Lakes with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Mammoth Lakes, $51.99.

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.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.