Internet Providers in Fairfield, CT

Residential Internet Statistics for Fairfield, CT
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $34.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Fairfield, Connecticut:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. Optimum by Altice
    96.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    96.1% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    63.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    63.1% Available
  • 3. Frontier
    97.5% Available
    Call For Details: (855) 915-4111
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    97.5% 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
  • 6. 6. GoNetspeed
    55.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    55.7% Available

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Fairfield, Connecticut

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Optimum by Altice 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 96.1%
GoNetspeed 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 55.7%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 63.1%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Call For Details Fiber -- 97.5%
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.

Fairfield is the 36th most connected city in Connecticut ahead of Westport, Southport, Weston, Bridgeport, and Easton.

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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 3,000 people in Fairfield 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.

Fiber Availability: 56% of people living in Fairfield have residential fiber service available to them.

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Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 96% of Fairfield 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 Fairfield County, approximately 9,000 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.

Cheapest Internet Providers in Fairfield, Connecticut

Provider Plan Starting From Connection Contract Length Data Caps
Optimum by Altice $34.99 Cable None No Caps
Optimum by Altice $39.95 Fiber None No Caps
Frontier $49.99 Fiber 1 Year No Caps
Optimum by Altice $50 Fixed Wireless None No Caps

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