Internet Service Providers in Falmouth, Maine
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Residential Internet Statistics for Falmouth, ME
|Wired Internet Providers:||5|
|Average Speed Test Result:||58.12 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||1,200 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||0%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Falmouth, Maine
Internet Access in Falmouth, Maine
Falmouth offers 8 residential Internet providers, or 16 when including business and mobile. Consumers have access to 7 choices for wired broadband like cable or DSL.
The broadband plans shown on this page are collected by hand through our research staff. The 48 Internet plans shown are the most relevant of 359 plans we've seen in Falmouth to date.
DSL and cable are the two dominant broadband options within the Falmouth area, frequently overlapping and competing on service quality. Performance from cable is overall better and more consistent, but the overall speeds we've recorded with either network system are comparable. Falmouth area speed test records suggest that local infrastructure is is above-average. Falmouth is 2.00 percent above the Maine aggregated average in terms of average download speeds.
Coverage from Spectrum and Viasat Internet (formerly Exede), generally, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Spectrum and Viasat is common.
To summarize, the average Falmouth resident has 2-3 choices for Internet. For Maine, this is pretty much the norm. Falmouth ranks 168th out of 424 cities in terms of the number of providers available at local addresses.
- There are 15 internet providers in Falmouth with 8 of those offering residential service
- Falmouth is the 168th most connected city in Maine ahead of Yarmouth, but behind Westbrook, South Portland, Portland, and Cumberland Center.
- The fastest zip code in Falmouth for February 2021 is 04105. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
1.5% of consumers in Falmouth100 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Falmouth, Maine
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||80 Mbps||DSL||1m 42s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|Premium Choice Broadband||200 Mbps||Fiber||40s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|GWI||20 Mbps||DSL||6m 49s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Falmouth, Maine
- Spectrum - 100.0% Availability in Falmouth - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
- Consolidated - 98.5% Availability in Falmouth - Speeds up to 80 Mbps
- GWI - 14.1% Availability in Falmouth - Speeds up to 20 Mbps
- Xfinity - 4.3% Availability in Falmouth - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
- Premium Choice Broadband - 1.1% Availability in Falmouth - Speeds up to 200 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Falmouth - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Falmouth - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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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.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Falmouth Telecommuting and Tech
Falmouth has 566 workers who perform their work from home. 63.78 of those telecommuters earn less than $75K per year. If you're setting up home WiFi for working from home, it's important to verify data limits. Many Internet connections in Falmouth have data limits, which may be difficult if you use a lot of data for work purposes. Business-class plans can be installed if you need more than a regular residential package.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Falmouth
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||DSL||98.5%+||80 Mbps|
|RedZone Wireless||Fixed Wireless||19.7%+||51 Mbps|
|XFINITY from Comcast||Cable||4.3%+||1,200 Mbps|
|Premium Choice Broadband||Fiber||1.1%+||200 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Cable and Fiber||100%||940 Mbps|
|Comcast Business||Cable||7.0%+||987 Mbps|
|RedZone Wireless||Fixed Wireless||0.0%+||51 Mbps|
Compare Falmouth to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Falmouth||58.1 Mbps||8||$0.35 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +291 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.46 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +49 Mbps )||18 ( +10 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +41.6 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.29 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +53.6 Mbps )||21 ( +13 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +57.2 Mbps )||9 ( +1 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|