Internet Providers in Readfield, Maine

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Residential Internet Statistics for Readfield, ME
Wired Internet Providers: 2
Average Speed Test Result: 34.85 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 940 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 0%

Internet Access in Readfield, Maine

The average Readfield address has broadband service from 1.95 providers.

Spectrum and Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) are the main Internet options in Readfield.

HughesNet is another common broadband option for Readfield. They offer Satellite connections available to close to one hundred percent of Readfield.

Zooming in on the broadband network technologies around Readfield, you essentially see two choices: cable (providers such as Spectrum) and DSL (providers like Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)).

Broadband availability stats here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are based on government data from the FCC and private data collected from ISPs, or via unlisted third parties. Averaged statistics about speed data comes via M-Labs. Our in-house market research team has manually collected pricing and plan details on 167 Internet plans and bundles for Readfield to date.

Internet Statistics 2021

100 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 Readfield, Maine

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 940 Mbps Cable 8s
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) 80 Mbps DSL 1m 42s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 35 Mbps Satellite 3m 54s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Readfield, Maine

  • Spectrum - 100.0% Availability in Readfield - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Consolidated - 95.1% Availability in Readfield - Speeds up to 80 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Readfield - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Readfield - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

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Readfield is the 160th most connected city in Maine ahead of Manchester, Winthrop, and Belgrade, but behind Leeds and Hallowell.

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 95% of Readfield 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 Readfield

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Spectrum Cable 100% 940 Mbps
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) DSL 95.1%+ 80 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 35 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable and Fiber 100% 940 Mbps
FirstLight Fiber 10.3%+ -- Mbps

Compare Readfield to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Readfield 34.9 Mbps 4 $0.22 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +314.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +72.2 Mbps ) 18 ( +14 ) $0.20 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +64.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +76.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +17 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +80.4 Mbps ) 9 ( +5 ) $0.26 ( + $0.00 )