Internet Providers in Exeter, Maine

Residential Internet Statistics for Exeter, ME
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $29.95
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Exeter, Maine:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. Spectrum
    13% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    13% Available
  • 4. Trailrunner LLC
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. TDS
    99.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    99.5% Available
  • 6. 6. 207 Broadband
    46.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    46.5% Available
  • 7. 7. Premium Choice Broadband
    38.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    38.7% Available
  • 8. 8. Consolidated
    3.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    3.2% Available
  • 1. Spectrum Business
    28.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    28.4% Available
  • 2. Consolidated
    11.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *0.768
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    11.2% Available
  • TDS Business
    0% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    0% Available
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Internet Access in Exeter, Maine

Exeter currently has two widespread wired Internet providers: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider. They have speeds as high as 35 Mbps and availability in near one hundred percent of the population. As for HughesNet, they sell Satellite. Their Internet plans have coverage in near one hundred percent of the area.

The packages listed here are manually collected through our research team.

There's above-average competition between companies around the Exeter area, but 900 residents are still without access to multiple providers. This means that if they aren't pleased by the quality of service, they are left with no choice but to use a less reliable wireless option. Luckily, this isn't the norm in Exeter. The majority of households have 3 options for Internet service.

TDS Telecom is currently one of the top three providers in Exeter, available to virtually one hundred percent of the area. Trailrunner LLC is another company worth knowing about — while fixed wireless isn't as well known as cable or DSL, it it offers similar speed and quality.

To summarize, Cable and Satellite are the most widespread types of Internet service in the Exeter area. The mapping tools and speed test data below illustrate how the actual speed and performance results vary between zip codes and providers in Exeter.

  • There are 12 internet providers in Exeter with 8 of those offering residential service
  • Exeter is the 224th most connected city in Maine behind Corinth, Corinna, Newport, Levant, and Dexter.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Exeter, Maine

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
TDS Telecom 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 99.5%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 13.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) 10 Mbps DSL 13m 39s 3.2%
900 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.

Exeter is the 224th most connected city in Maine behind Corinth, Corinna, Newport, Levant, and Dexter.

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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 Penobscot 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: 6% of people living in Exeter 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.

In Penobscot County, approximately 7,000 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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