Internet Providers in East Hartford, CT

Residential Internet Statistics for East Hartford, CT
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $39.99
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in East Hartford, Connecticut:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    99.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    99.2% Available
  • 2. Frontier
    99.6% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    99.6% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    47% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    47% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available

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Internet Access in East Hartford, Connecticut

East Hartford has 5 residential Internet providers, and 18 if you include business and mobile services. There are 5 choices for wired Internet like cable and DSL.

Coverage from the two most common companies, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one in East Hartford.

Averaged to account for all residences in East Hartford, the average household has exactly 1.95 Internet companies to consider. 1.95 providers per address is not much compared to the majority of cities.

Cable and DSL are the two dominant broadband network options within the East Hartford metro area, frequently overlapping and generally competing on service quality. Cable performance is generally stronger and more robust, but overall performance we've recorded with either Internet technology system are comparable. Local speed test results suggest that the area's infrastructure is above-average, clocking in 3.70 percent higher than the Connecticut aggregated average in terms of citywide download speeds.

Coverage stats on this page comes via FCC data, requiring Internet providers in East Hartford to submit there coverage area data biannually. By leveraging direct relationships with Internet providers, we are able to validate this data against privatized data submitted by telecoms. This allows us to produce better mapping than governmental tools. The speed averages shown here are calculated based on real-world speed tests originating from East Hartford households.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In East Hartford, Connecticut

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 99.2%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 47.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL and Fiber -- 99.6%
2,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

East Hartford is the 48th most connected city in Connecticut ahead of Wethersfield, South Windsor, Manchester, and Glastonbury, but behind Hartford.

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The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 2,000 people in Hartford County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Approximately 95% of East Hartford residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Hartford County, approximately 10,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

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Compare East Hartford to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
East Hartford 189 Mbps 8 $2.16 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +392.7 Mbps ) 22 ( +14 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -16.2 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +10.7 Mbps ) 20 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +13.2 Mbps ) 27 ( +19 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +7.5 Mbps ) 11 ( +3 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )