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Internet Providers in Medway, Maine
Residential Internet Statistics for Medway, ME
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$52.8|
Most Popular Internet Providers in Medway, Maine:
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Internet Access in Medway, Maine
You can expect to find two main Internet service types within Medway: cable (85.06% availability) and DSL (97.53% coverage). Coaxial cable Internet access is provided through cable TV companies using their pre-existing coaxial TV wires mounted on utility poles or buried along the road. DSL is delivered via twisted copper phone wires. The vast majority of Medway addresses have access to both cable service and/or DSL service from at least two companies.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one in Medway.
The packages displayed on this page are gathered manually by our data science and research team.
There's above-average competition between providers in Medway, but 200 locals are still without access to more than one provider. If these residents aren't satisfied by their provider, they have no choice but to rely on a low-speed wireless option. Luckily, this issue isn't widespread in Medway. The majority of households have 3 Internet choices.
Outside of the Internet options listed above, Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) is a third option for coverage in 97 percent of Medway. Wireless providers like Pioneer Wireless and satellite providers like are worth looking at. However, the incumbent wired providers usually offer a better deal when it comes to performance and price.
Internet Statistics 2021
17.2% of consumers in Medway200 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 Medway, Maine
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||80 Mbps||DSL||1m 42s||97.5%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
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 and Cord Cutting in Medway
Data collected by our research team shows that many of the top ISPs in Medway currently use data caps for their home Internet connections. Data caps are controversial because customers see them as a tactic for limiting streaming services. Providers insist data caps are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the issue is the same: streaming video, which easily uses 1–7GB/hour.
Compare Medway to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Medway||25.8 Mbps||8||$0.95 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +508.6 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.89 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +123 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +134.8 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +143.7 Mbps )||23 ( +15 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +136.3 Mbps )||8||$0.38 ( $0.00 )|