Internet Providers in Pownal, ME
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Residential Internet Statistics for Pownal, ME
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$59.97|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Pownal, Maine
Internet Access in Pownal, Maine
Spectrum has the strongest coverage footprint in Pownal. Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) is also widely available.
Cable and DSL are the dominant broadband options within the Pownal metro area, fighting for the same customers at many addresses and generally competing with each other. Coaxial cable speed tends to be better and more consistent. That said, big-picture metrics of either Internet technology type are comparable and which is "best" frequently varies depending on the network infrastructure in that neighborhood.
HughesNet and Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) also offer Internet service in Pownal, with shared territory in some parts of town.
Zooming in on the less developed communities within Pownal, data shows that as many as 100 people are left with one or fewer options for wired Internet service.
Broadband access statistics here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are calculated from public governmental data from the FCC and private data we source directly from telecom industry sources. Average statistics regarding speed data comes primarily via M-Labs. Our in-house research team has manually aggregated price and service data for 261 broadband plans and bundles for the Pownal market as of 2021.
Internet Statistics 2021
8.5% of consumers in Pownal100 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 Pownal, 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|
|OTELCO||25 Mbps||DSL||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Pownal, Maine
- Spectrum - 100.0% Availability in Pownal - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Consolidated - 91.5% Availability in Pownal - Speeds up to 80 Mbps
- Xfinity - 4.8% Availability in Pownal - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- OTELCO - 1.4% Availability in Pownal - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Pownal - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Pownal - 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.
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 Pownal
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||DSL||91.5%+||80 Mbps|
|XFINITY from Comcast||Cable||4.8%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Cable||100%||940 Mbps|
|Comcast Business||Cable||6.0%+||987 Mbps|
Compare Pownal to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Pownal||86.3 Mbps||6||$0.31 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||415.4 Mbps ( +329.1 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.45 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||118.9 Mbps ( +32.6 Mbps )||18 ( +12 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||116.2 Mbps ( +29.9 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||127.4 Mbps ( +41.1 Mbps )||21 ( +15 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||127.6 Mbps ( +41.3 Mbps )||9 ( +3 )||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|