Internet providers in Tehachapi, CA

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Tehachapi internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Tehachapi 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 Tehachapi area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Tehachapi residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.280% of those living in Tehachapi.

There are six internet providers serving the Tehachapi area, and 96.76% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Tehachapi's six internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Tehachapi

The largest internet providers in Tehachapi are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Tehachapi.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Tehachapi residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 99% of the area. Tehachapi’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Tehachapi residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Tehachapi covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Tehachapi 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Tehachapi, $52.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tehachapi, $1.19.

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 Tehachapi. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Tehachapi's providers, 106 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

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Tehachapi covering 99% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Tehachapi 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 Tehachapi, $52.49.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tehachapi, $1.19.

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 Tehachapi. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tehachapi's providers, 106 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Tehachapi 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Tehachapi, $52.49.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tehachapi, $1.19.

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 Tehachapi. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Tehachapi's providers, 106 Mbps.

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Tehachapi, CA internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 Mbps DSL 97%
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 Mbps Cable 99%
Race Telecommunications, Inc. - - Fiber-optic 1.285%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Race Telecommunications, Inc. is the fastest internet provider in Tehachapi with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.285% of households in Tehachapi. The next fastest internet provider in Tehachapi is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 99% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Tehachapi with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Tehachapi, $52.49.

Race Telecommunications, Inc. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Tehachapi, covering 1.285% of the city.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

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.