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Internet Providers in Oakland, Maine

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Residential Internet Providers in Oakland

  • 99.3%

    120 Mbps

    (844) 602-3865

    Verified Data Fiber-Backed Cable

    • Spectrum is a service option for 99.25% of Oakland residents.
    • Spectrum offers 3 internet packages in Oakland.
    • Internet services from Spectrum in Oakland do not include data allowances.
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  • 91.1%

    50 Mbps

    (844) 968-7224

    DSL

    • DSL is the most common internet option from Consolidated locally.
    • Consolidated's user-generated star rating exceeds the industry average by 10.56%.
    • Consolidated users in Oakland have average speed tests of 12.15 Mbps.
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    52% User Recommendation Rating

    Consolidated Communications Plans

    • Internet:
      $21.95/mo for 6.0 Mbps
    • Internet:
      $31.95/mo for 10 Mbps
    • Internet:
      $36.95/mo for 20 Mbps

    Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Consolidated Communications. Last updated on 8/19/2019. Report Inaccuracy

    Consolidated In Oakland

    Consolidated offers DSL internet, TV, and home phone services to roughly 7,000 people or 91% of people within Oakland.

    We've recorded three of Consolidated's internet only plans which range from 6.0mbps to 20mbps.

  • 11.3%

    50 Mbps

    (866) 571-6662

    DSL

    • Plans from TDS in Oakland don't limit data usage.
    • TDS provides DSL in Oakland.
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    43% User Recommendation Rating

    TDS Telecom Plans

    • Turbo Internet:
      $29.95/mo for 15 Mbps
    • Mach Internet:
      $29.95/mo for 25 Mbps
    • Warp Internet:
      $29.95/mo for 50 Mbps
    • Express Internet:
      $29.95/mo for 5.0 Mbps

    We've noticed that plans offered by TDS Telecom vary by region, so be sure to verify pricing and plan terms with them before ordering service as all plans or promotions may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Last updated on 7/24/2019. Report Inaccuracy

    TDS In Oakland

    TDS is an internet service provider offering DSL coverage to 11% of Oakland. In addition to internet, they also offer home phone service.

    Based on the four plans we've collected, prices range from $29.95-$29.95/mo with max download speeds between 5.0 and 50mbps. These plans have no explicit data caps that we've found.

Satellite Internet Providers

  • 100.0%

    30 Mbps

    (855) 414-1685

    Verified Data Satellite

    • Viasat provides internet using satellite technology.
    • Pricing for Viasat plans ranges from $50–150.
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    Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

    (855) 414-1685
    35% User Recommendation Rating

    Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Plans

    Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Viasat Internet (formerly Exede). Last updated on 8/9/2019. Report Inaccuracy

    Viasat In Oakland

    Viasat is a satellite internet provider with service available to 100% of Oakland.

  • 100.0%

    25 Mbps

    (877) 203-1538

    Verified Data Satellite

    • HughesNet offers home internet via satellite technology.
    • Monthly costs for HughesNet packages range from $59.99–149.99/month.
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    Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

    (877) 203-1538
    25% User Recommendation Rating

    HughesNet Plans

    Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with HughesNet. Last updated on 8/10/2019. Report Inaccuracy

    HughesNet In Oakland

    HughesNet is a satellite internet provider with service available to 100% of Oakland.

Business Internet Providers in Oakland

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  • 100.0%

    120 Mbps

    (877) 558-9841

    Cable

    • Cable is offered by Spectrum Business in Oakland and the surrounding area.
    • Spectrum Business pricing varies from $59.99–249.99.
    • The average speed test result for Spectrum Business around the area is 65.51 Mbps.
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Enterprise Providers

  • 1.8%

    20 Mbps

    Fiber

    FirstLight provides fiber service to 1.83% of the area. They currently earn a three-star rating.

  • 0.9%

    25 Mbps

    Fiber

    Spectrum Business provides fiber service to 0.86% of the area. Consumer reviews rate them two and a half out of five stars.

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Mobile Internet Providers in Oakland

  • 100.0%

    10 Mbps

    (866) 424-5100

    Mobile Broadband

    • Mobile service is not a complete replacement for home WiFi.
    • Birch Communications is rated two and a half stars.
    • Birch Communications provides strong mobile coverage in Oakland.
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    41% User Recommendation Rating

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    Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Birch Communications. Last updated on 1/1/0001. Report Inaccuracy

    Birch Communications In Oakland

    Birch Communications is a mobile internet service provider which offers service to 100% of the population in Oakland.

  • 100.0%

    3.0 Mbps

    (888) 944-9400

    Mobile Broadband

    • U.S. Cellular has strong service in Oakland.
    • Plans can be subject to throttling.
    • U.S. Cellular service starts at $50.
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    U.S. Cellular Plans

    • Mobile Broadband:
      $50.00/mo for 25GB data
    • Mobile Broadband:
      $70.00/mo for 55GB data
    • Mobile Broadband:
      $150.00/mo for 125GB data
    • Mobile Broadband:
      $250.00/mo for 225GB data

    Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with U.S. Cellular. Last updated on 7/22/2019. Report Inaccuracy

    U.S. Cellular In Oakland

    U.S. Cellular is a mobile internet service provider which offers service to 100% of the population in Oakland.

  • 100.0%

    10 Mbps

    (800) 922-0204

    Mobile Broadband

    • Verizon Wireless has a ranking of three and a half stars.
    • Plans start at $60.
    • Verizon Wireless offers mobile in Oakland.
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  • 94.8%

    3.0 Mbps

    (844) 898-5296

    Mobile Broadband

    • AT&T Wireless has widespread service in Oakland.
    • Plans migh be subject to throttling.
    • AT&T Wireless services are priced at $50.
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    Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

    (844) 898-5296
    57% User Recommendation Rating

    AT&T Wireless Plans

    • DataConnect 10GB:
      $50.00/mo for 10GB data
    • DataConnect 15GB:
      $70.00/mo for 15GB data

    Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with AT&T Wireless. Last updated on 7/15/2019. Report Inaccuracy

    AT&T Wireless In Oakland

    AT&T Wireless is a mobile internet service provider which offers service to 95% of the population in Oakland.

  • 71.3%

    0.768 Mbps

    (844) 307-7340

    Mobile Broadband

    • Sprint is rated at three out of five stars.
    • Mobile services are not a substitute of WiFi.
    • Packages start at $30.
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    Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

    (844) 307-7340
    59% User Recommendation Rating

    Sprint Plans

    • Mobile Broadband:
      $30.00/mo for 10GB data
    • Mobile Broadband:
      $50.00/mo for 50GB data
    • Mobile Broadband:
      $60.00/mo for 100GB data

    Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Sprint. Last updated on 8/13/2019. Report Inaccuracy

    Sprint In Oakland

    Sprint is a mobile internet service provider which offers service to 71% of the population in Oakland.

Internet Access in Oakland, Maine

Information on this page is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual provider territory reports. We leverage direct provider coverage reports to enhance the information. Plane and pricing data shown here is collected manually by our data analysis team. Locally, we've analyzed 142 broadband plans in Oakland since founding in 2014. Speed averages are drawn from 2,968 speed test recordings in the past 12 months.

Considering the technology types in Oakland, there are essentially two options: cable and DSL (providers like Consolidated Communications).

Charter Spectrum and Consolidated Communications are Oakland's primary wired broadband options. Spectrum has an availability area of 99 percent in the city. Consolidated, in comparison, has an availability rate of 91 percent in Oakland.

The average Oakland household has 2 Internet companies available. Accounting for all blocks in the city, the density of competition is exactly 2.02 options per residence.

To summarize, residents who can't access service through Charter Spectrum or Consolidated Communications can still get wireless and mobile LTE options. Only 200 locals are limited to one provider. So, very few people within city limits have to use wireless for their main Internet connection. View the map on this page to get an overview of which blocks have better coverage. Speed test averages are divided between Spectrum and Consolidated so you can see how their packages have performed over the past 12 months.

  • There are 12 internet providers in Oakland with 5 of those offering residential service.
  • Oakland is the 222nd most connected city in Maine ahead of Clinton, but behind Vassalboro, Waterville, Fairfield, and Belgrade.
  • The fastest zip code in Oakland for July 2019 is 04963. (see all below).
3.5% of consumers in Oakland

200 People

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

Internet Provider Competition Map For Oakland

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Download Speeds in Oakland

Fastest Zip Codes in Oakland

04963

  • #1 (0)
  • 57.31 Mbps ↑ (+8.39)
  • 182 Tests ↓ (-130)

Publicly Funded Internet Access in Oakland

We've found one location that offers publicly funded internet access points in Oakland. These locations may offer computer literacy and other various tech services. Before visiting make sure to contact the location ahead of time to find their schedule and services.

  • Oakland Public Library
    18 Church St
    Oakland, ME 04963

Oakland is the 222nd most connected city in Maine ahead of Clinton, but behind Vassalboro, Waterville, Fairfield, and Belgrade.

Approximately 600 people in Kennebec County don't have access to any wired internet.

Approximately 96% of Oakland residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

As of this month, 04963 Is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Oakland.

In Kennebec County, approximately 1,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Oakland

ProviderTypeCoverageSpeed
Charter SpectrumCable99.3%+120 Mbps
Consolidated CommunicationsDSL91.1%+50 Mbps
TDS TelecomDSL11.3%+50 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)Satellite100%30 Mbps
HughesNetSatellite100%25 Mbps
Spectrum BusinessCable and Fiber100%120 Mbps
FirstLightFiber1.8%+20 Mbps

Compare Oakland to the 5 largest cities in the US

CityAverage Download SpeedNumber of ProvidersAverage Cost per Mbps
Oakland13.3 Mbps5$0.60
New York110.3 Mbps (+96.9 Mbps)13 (+8)$0.32 (-$0.28)
Los Angeles49.8 Mbps (+36.4 Mbps)13 (+8)$0.33 (-$0.27)
Chicago50.3 Mbps (+37.0 Mbps)15 (+10)$0.42 (-$0.18)
Houston52.5 Mbps (+39.1 Mbps)22 (+17)$0.31 (-$0.29)
Philadelphia56.5 Mbps (+43.1 Mbps)9 (+4)$0.40 (-$0.20)
Last Updated on 8/19/2019.

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