Internet Providers in Springfield, Maine

Most Popular Internet Providers in Springfield, Maine:

Showing 1 to 4 Providers

  • 1. 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 2. 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Consolidated
    97.6% Available
    97.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    20 Mbps
    Upload
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 6-50mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Free professional installation.
    • Price Range: $24.95 - $81.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 4. 4. Trailrunner LLC
    29.9% Available
    29.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View Trailrunner LLC Details
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Free installation.
    • Price Range: $59.95 - $59.95
    • Contracts: None - None required

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Internet Access in Springfield, Maine

Springfield Internet availability information on this page is based on FCC data and compared and corrected against private files. As of 2021, we've analyzed 1,198 rows of governmental and private data on broadband access within Springfield. The speed averages are based on 208 speed tests from IP-verified customers in Springfield.

100 percent of Springfield households are limited to a single option for wired Internet service, or none.

Taking a look at network technologies with significant infrastructure already built within Springfield, we see that the most widespread physical wire broadband Internet technology types are Satellite and DSL, with practically one hundred percent and 97.61% respectively. DSL is delivered over twisted copper telephone wires up on utility poles, and comes from providers like Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) that historically provided phone service. The twisted copper construction seen in telephone lines results in lower performance than newer wire types such as cable and several times less than fiber.

Viasat Internet has the widest availability in Springfield. virtually one hundred percent of Springfield census blocks can get access to them. HughesNet is the most common second option, providing practically one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite service. The fastest plan we've seen for HughesNet for Springfield is 25 megabits per second.

While the main providers are Viasat and HughesNet, Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) also serves Springfield with a recorded maximum speed of 50 Mbps. Providers like Trailrunner LLC can deliver as much as 25 Mbps via direct wireless links. Explore the map to compare how many options are available at a granular level.

Internet Statistics 2021

900 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.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Springfield, Maine

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) 50 Mbps DSL 2m 43s 97.6%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Springfield

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Springfield is the 419th most connected city in Maine behind West Enfield, Princeton, Lincoln, East Millinocket, and Greenbush.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Penobscot 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.

In Penobscot County, approximately 8,000 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.

Compare Springfield to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
0 Mbps 0
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +507.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +17 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +122 Mbps ) 17 ( +17 ) $0.16 ( + $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +133.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +15 ) $0.20 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +142.7 Mbps ) 23 ( +23 ) $0.18 ( + $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +135.3 Mbps ) 8 ( +8 ) $0.19 ( + $0.00 )