Middle of the Road
Getting internet in Ridgecrest, CA is a mixed bag. With a score of 42 you probably are not going to be streaming 4k video, but at least you can stream high definition. A Middle of the Road score places you in an area with average speeds, access, pricing, and feedback.
Ridgecrest, CA is located within Kern county.
Exede offers internet via Satellite.
HughesNet offers internet via Satellite.
Mediacom Communications Corp. offers internet via Cable.
MetroPCS offers internet via Mobile.
T-Mobile offers internet via Mobile.
OACYS Technology offers internet via Fixed Wireless.
18,779 of the residents of Ridgecrest have at least one connection to the Internet (at home or the office).
About 68.00% of Ridgecrest is connected to the Internet. This means there are still about 8,837 people with NO Internet access in Ridgecrest, CA.
The average download speed for all terrestrial broadband (including cable) Internet in Ridgecrest, CA is 7 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 12 Mbps. Upload speeds via landline average 3 Mbps in Ridgecrest.
The average download speed for all wireless Internet providers in Ridgecrest, CA is 2 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 2 Mbps. The upload speed average via wireless Internet providers in Ridgecrest is 2 Mbps. Wireless Internet is defined as service coming from fixed wireless or mobile broadband providers.
There is 1 power local station available in Ridgecrest.
Ridgecrest is in the Bakersfield Demographic Market Area (DMA), which is the 126 largest media market in the U.S.
46% of the TV viewers in the Ridgecrest area use cable for some of their viewing. 38% of the TV viewers in the Ridgecrest are Satellite TV subscribers. An estimated 4,759 people (or about 17% of the population of Ridgecrest) receive their TV programming Over-The-Air (using an antenna) or receive no TV programming.
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