Internet Providers in Dixmont, Maine

Most Popular Internet Providers in Dixmont, Maine:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 912-2812

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 2. 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 902-3107

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 3. 3. UniTel
    92% Available
    92%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (207) 948-3900

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 6
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 4-1000mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Price Range: $30.91 - $130
  • 4. 4. OTELCO
    43.4% Available
    43.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (833) 683-5261

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 6
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-1000mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Price Range: $44.95 - $99.95
  • 5. 5. Premium Choice Broadband
    5.6% Available
    5.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    10 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (207) 735-2611

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 10-10mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $103.95 - $103.95
  • 1. 1. UniTel
    83.5% Available
    83.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (207) 948-3900

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Fiber
    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 250-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $85 - $140
  • 2. 2. UniTel
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    2 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (207) 948-3900

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 4-10mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $33.99 - $79.95
  • 3. 3. OTELCO
    39.1% Available
    39.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (833) 683-5261

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Fiber
  • 1. 1. Fusion
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (833) 532-0781

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
  • 2. 2. U.S. Cellular
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (888) 944-9400

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-3mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $70 - $155
  • 3. 3. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 922-0204

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. AT&T Wireless
    93.6% Available
    93.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 898-5296

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 5. 5. T-Mobile
    11.4% Available
    11.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    0.768 Mbps
    Download
    0.2 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 937-8997

    Average wait time: 30s

    View Provider Details
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-0.768mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Dixmont, Maine

Currently, there are 5 ISPs in Dixmont offering home service. Including business Internet, that's a total of 12 companies available locally,.

Viasat Internet is the most widely available provider for Dixmont residents. They are available to near one hundred percent of Dixmont census blocks. HughesNet is also a common choice, with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of Dixmont with Satellite broadband service. The fastest Internet plan listed by HughesNet for Dixmont is 25 megabits per second.

Looking at network tech installed the city, we see that the most common wired broadband Internet connection options are Satellite (near one hundred percent coverage) and DSL and Fiber (92.04 percent coverage).

The information listed here is primarily sourced from provider coverage reports, and is confirmed with private databases and direct provider reporting to provide more granular listings than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Address availability data isn't available for all providers, but all ISPs are noted at least on a census block level. Speed and pricing data is sourced by manually collecting thousands of plans every year.

Overall, the amount of providers in Dixmont isn't strong (2.44 companies available per census block). 2-3 companies per address isn't much, but it's enough to drive competition on price that benefits consumer living in better connected neighborhoods.

  • There are 10 internet providers in Dixmont with 5 of those offering residential service
  • Dixmont is the 87th most connected city in Maine ahead of Carmel, Newport, and Freedom, but behind Thorndike and Unity.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Dixmont, Maine

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
UniTel 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 92.0%
OTELCO 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 43.4%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Dixmont

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Dixmont is the 87th most connected city in Maine ahead of Carmel, Newport, and Freedom, but behind Thorndike and Unity.

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 Penobscot 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.

Fiber Availability: 96% of people living in Dixmont have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 95% of Dixmont 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.

In Penobscot County, approximately 8,000 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.

Data Cap Issues in Dixmont

Data from our research team shows that many of the common providers in Dixmont place some sort of limit on data use on home broadband packages. Data caps are a public issue because users view caps as a strategy to stop streaming. Providers maintain that data caps are a necessary tool for managing network traffic. In either case, the problem is over-the-top streaming, which easily eats up one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Compare Dixmont to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Dixmont 23.9 Mbps 7 $0.19 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +510.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.23 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +124.9 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.14 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +136.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +145.6 Mbps ) 23 ( +16 ) $0.17 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +138.2 Mbps ) 8 ( +1 ) $0.20 ( + $0.00 )