Internet Providers in Sanford, ME
Residential Internet Statistics for Sanford, ME
|Internet Service Providers:||7|
|Plans Start From:||$19.99|
|Top Download Speed:||1 Gbps|
|Fastest Connection Type:||Fiber|
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Internet Access in Sanford, Maine
Sanford features a total of 9 Internet service providers (ISPs) marketing home service. Including business Internet, that's 20 serviceable providers in the area, like FirstLight and GWI.
Taking a look at network technology available the Sanford area, the most widespread hardwired Internet technology infrastructures are 5G Internet and Satellite, with 68.32% and near one hundred percent respectively.
The information listed here comes via FCC filings, and is cross-validated through private databases to output more accurate listings than is available from government websites. Information about pricing of current broadband plans is generated by manually collecting thousands of plans annually. We've analyzed 333 Sanford Internet plans from 2014–present. There are 31 Internet or bundled packages currently available in the area.
Viasat Internet offers the largest coverage area in Sanford. practically one hundred percent of the Sanford area can get Internet service from them. HughesNet is also a common option, with coverage in close to one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite service. HughesNet's fastest package in Sanford is 25 Mbps.
To summarize, the average Sanford resident has 2-3 options for Internet. In Maine, this is around the norm. Sanford ranks 6th out of 424 cities as measured by the number of providers available at local addresses.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Sanford, Maine
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|GWI||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||27.4%|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||99.1%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile 5G Home Internet||182 Mbps||5G Internet||45s||68.3%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|EarthLink 5G Home Internet||100 Mbps||5G Internet||1m 21s||68.3%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
1.8% of consumers in Sanford200 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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.
Map of ISPs in Sanford
Compare Sanford to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Sanford||63.8 Mbps||11||$1.03 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||581.7 Mbps ( +517.9 Mbps )||22 ( +11 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||172.8 Mbps ( +109 Mbps )||21 ( +10 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||199.7 Mbps ( +135.9 Mbps )||20 ( +9 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||202.2 Mbps ( +138.4 Mbps )||27 ( +16 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||196.5 Mbps ( +132.7 Mbps )||11||$0.39 ( $0.00 )|