Internet Providers in Detroit, ME

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Residential Internet Statistics for Detroit, ME
Internet Providers: 6
Internet Plans: 8
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $63.09

Internet Access in Detroit, Maine

The Internet availability information on this page is based on FCC datasets. Then, we ensure the data is verified against private databases. We have analyzed 334 rows of FCC data on broadband access within Detroit. The speed averages originate from, to date, 304 public download speed tests from IP-verified customers in Detroit.

Spectrum is a common second choice to the primary providers, serving Detroit with virtually one hundred percent local coverage and a top download speed of 940 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only option for Internet access in Detroit. fixed wireless outfits such as Trailrunner LLC are able to achieve 25 Mbps over direct wireless technology.

Since the majority of buildings come pre-wired for one telephone (DSL) company and cable networks don't generally overlap, the majority of Detroit households have 2-3 wired Internet service providers to choose from. Regardless of other networks in the area, including satellite, cable and DSL Internet almost always provide the best pricing and data policies for home use.

Viasat Internet has the widest availability for Detroit residents. practically one hundred percent of the Detroit area can get access to them. HughesNet is also a common choice, with coverage in near one hundred percent of Detroit with predominantly Satellite service. The fastest plan we've found for HughesNet for Detroit is 25 Mbps.

To summarize, the most widely available broadband options for Detroit Internet users are Cable and Satellite. The coverage maps and speed test data below illustrate how the actual speed and performance results vary between specific zip codes and ISPs in Detroit.

  • There are 12 internet providers in Detroit with 6 of those offering residential service
  • Detroit is the 119th most connected city in Maine ahead of Palmyra, Newport, Pittsfield, and Hartland, but behind Corinna.
  • The fastest zip code in Detroit for April 2021 is 04929. (see all below).

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Detroit, Maine

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) 80 Mbps DSL 1m 42s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
OTELCO 25 Mbps DSL 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Detroit, Maine

  • Spectrum - Cable - 99.9% Availability in Detroit - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • OTELCO - DSL - 76.2% Availability in Detroit - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Consolidated - DSL - 64.5% Availability in Detroit - Speeds up to 80 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Detroit - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Detroit - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Detroit

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Detroit is the 119th most connected city in Maine ahead of Palmyra, Newport, Pittsfield, and Hartland, but behind Corinna.

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

Approximately 500 people in Somerset County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Approximately 100% of Detroit residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

As of this month, 04929 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Detroit.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Somerset County, approximately 4,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

Summary Of Internet Providers In Detroit

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Spectrum Cable 99.9%+ 1,000 Mbps
OTELCO DSL 76.2%+ 25 Mbps
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) DSL 64.5%+ 80 Mbps
Trailrunner LLC Fixed Wireless 56.3%+ 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps

Compare Detroit to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Detroit 66 Mbps 6 $0.24 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +349.4 Mbps ) 16 ( +10 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +52.9 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.15 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +50.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.19 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +61.4 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +61.6 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )