Internet Providers in Monmouth, Maine
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Residential Internet Statistics for Monmouth, ME
|Wired Internet Providers:||2|
|Average Speed Test Result:||11.07 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||940 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||0.03%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Monmouth, Maine
Internet Access in Monmouth, Maine
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) has the strongest coverage footprint in Monmouth. HughesNet is also widely available.
Spectrum provides an alternative. They offer 99 percent local coverage and a top speed of 940 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't the only option for Internet service for residents of Monmouth. For example, fixed wireless companies such as TK Networks can achieve 100 Mbps via direct wireless links.
The majority of Monmouth households have 2 wired Internet options to choose from. 2.97% of the Monmouth area — 96 people — have one or fewer options for which provider to use. Regardless of other networks in the area, cable and DSL broadband almost always offer the most reasonable pricing and data use policies for home use.
In terms of network technology offered around the Monmouth area, the most prevalent hardwired broadband tech options are Cable and Satellite, with 99.05% and practically one hundred percent respectively. Cable Internet is sold by former residential television operators, who use preexisting coaxial cable TV networks. Monmouth customers of cable providers like Spectrum often pick it due to the combination of low pricing for decent speeds. (Compared to DSL, anyway.)
The broadband coverage statistics on the page below are drawn from a mix of government data from the FCC and privatized datasets collected directly from ISPs. Average statistics regarding speed data comes via M-Labs, which is a speed test tool shown within BroadbandNow as well as Google search results. Our researchers have manually collected price and service data on 205 Internet offerings in Monmouth as of 2021.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Monmouth, Maine
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||50 Mbps||DSL||2m 43s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Monmouth, Maine
- Spectrum - 99.1% Availability in Monmouth - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
- Consolidated - 98.0% Availability in Monmouth - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Monmouth - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Monmouth - 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.
Data Cap Issues and Video Streaming Around Monmouth
Data from our researchers shows that some of the popular providers place some sort of limit on data use for their home broadband packages. Data caps are controversial since consumers see caps as a tactic for limiting video streaming. Providers insist data caps are a reasonable strategy for managing heavy network congestion. Either way, the culprit is the same: video streaming, which can consume anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Monmouth
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||DSL||98.0%+||50 Mbps|
|TK Networks||Fixed Wireless||16.7%+||100 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Cable||100%||940 Mbps|
|TK Networks||Fixed Wireless||19.8%+||100 Mbps|
Compare Monmouth to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Monmouth||11.1 Mbps||5||$0.69 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +338 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.46 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +96 Mbps )||18 ( +13 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +88.6 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.29 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +100.6 Mbps )||21 ( +16 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +104.2 Mbps )||9 ( +4 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|