Internet Providers in Orrs Island, ME

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Residential Internet Statistics for Orrs Island, ME
Internet Providers: 9
Internet Plans: 8
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $45.23

Internet Access in Orrs Island, Maine

FCC data is the backbone for Orrs Island-area coverage data listed on this page. As of 2021, we've analyzed 273 rows of FCC and private data about broadband availability in the Orrs Island area. Our researchers have hand-sourced pricing details and terms for 242 Internet plans in Orrs Island. Speed averages are calculated from 1,954 speed tests from IP-verified customers in Orrs Island.

1.86 percent of residents have a single option for wired broadband.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) is the most commonly available option in Orrs Island. near one hundred percent of Orrs Island census blocks can receive Internet service from them. HughesNet is the most likely second option, serving close to one hundred percent of local addresses with Satellite service. HughesNet's fastest plan in Orrs Island is 25 Mbps.

Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) is a common second choice to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet). They offer a top speed of 80 Mbps.

In summary, the most common broadband choices for Orrs Island Internet users are Cable and Satellite. The granular coverage maps and speed test data seen below illustrate where the actual speed test results vary between each of the zip codes and ISPs in the area.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Orrs Island, Maine

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
XFINITY from Comcast 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) 80 Mbps DSL 1m 42s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Orrs Island, Maine

  • Consolidated - 100.0% Availability in Orrs Island - Speeds up to 80 Mbps
  • Xfinity - 98.1% Availability in Orrs Island - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Orrs Island - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Orrs Island - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Orrs Island

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Orrs Island is the 195th most connected city in Maine ahead of Harpswell and Freeport, but behind Phippsburg, Topsham, and Brunswick.

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

Approximately 87 people in Cumberland 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 98% of Orrs Island 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 Cumberland County, approximately 500 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 Orrs Island

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) DSL 100% 80 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 98.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 99.5%+ 987 Mbps

Compare Orrs Island to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Orrs Island 6.5 Mbps 4 $0.36 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +408.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.45 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +112.4 Mbps ) 18 ( +14 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +109.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.28 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +120.9 Mbps ) 21 ( +17 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +121.1 Mbps ) 9 ( +5 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )