Internet Service Providers in Mount Vernon, Maine

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Residential Internet Statistics for Mount Vernon, ME
Wired Internet Providers: 2
Average Speed Test Result: 52.76 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 940 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 0%

Internet Access in Mount Vernon, Maine

FCC Form 477 data is the backbone of Mount Vernon-area availability information presented below. Since 2014, we have analyzed 846 rows of governmental and private data on Internet availability within Mount Vernon. The download speed averages are calculated from 408 speed tests from IP addresses originating in Mount Vernon.

12.5 percent of Mount Vernon is cut off from choice so far as true broadband Internet service. This is not a surprise since market competition between Internet providers is poor. Locations in the city have an average 1 choices for Internet service, accounting for the whole community.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are Mount Vernon's most common wired Internet options.

Cable providers like Spectrum and DSL providers like Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) are the main broadband network systems available around Mount Vernon.

While the main providers are Viasat and HughesNet, Spectrum also serves Mount Vernon with a recorded maximum speed of 940 Mbps. Explore the interactive map below to see how many options are available on a granular level, and check our speed data to compare how Viasat compares to other Mount Vernon options in speed tests.

Internet Statistics 2021

200 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Mount Vernon, Maine

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 940 Mbps Cable 8s
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) 60 Mbps DSL 2m 16s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 35 Mbps Satellite 3m 54s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Mount Vernon, Maine

  • Spectrum - 99.8% Availability in Mount Vernon - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Consolidated - 87.8% Availability in Mount Vernon - Speeds up to 60 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Mount Vernon - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Mount Vernon - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Mount Vernon

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Mount Vernon is the 233rd most connected city in Maine ahead of Belgrade, but behind Readfield, Livermore Falls, Jay, and Winthrop.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 500 people in Kennebec 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.

Approximately 88% of Mount Vernon 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 Kennebec County, approximately 700 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Mount Vernon

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Spectrum Cable 99.8%+ 940 Mbps
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) DSL 87.8%+ 60 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 35 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 100% 940 Mbps

Compare Mount Vernon to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Mount Vernon 52.8 Mbps 4 $0.22 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +296.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +54.3 Mbps ) 18 ( +14 ) $0.20 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +46.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +58.9 Mbps ) 21 ( +17 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +62.5 Mbps ) 9 ( +5 ) $0.26 ( + $0.00 )