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Internet Providers in Stetson, Maine
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Internet Access in Stetson, Maine
The most frequently available wired Internet types in Stetson are Satellite and Cable networks. Satellite has a near one hundred percent spread, compared with Cable's 25.37 percent availability.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As residents might predict, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
42.18 percent of the Stetson area is stuck with only one or zero Internet choices as of 2021. Adjusting for all census blocks in city limits, the average resident has at least 2 Internet providers to choose from. Addresses with better choices usually will get reduced pricing, since companies will improve service to win subscribers.
TDS Telecom is one of the top three providers in Stetson. They are available for near one hundred percent of local addresses. Trailrunner LLC is also a common option. While fixed wireless Internet isn't as well known as cable, it can provide an equivalent service quality.
Coverage data analysis here comes via FCC reported data. Providers in Stetson are legally required to report there coverage area data biannually. By using direct relationships with providers, BroadbandNow is able to confirm public data in comparison to privatized data submitted via Internet providers directly. Since 2014, BroadbandNow has crunched 347 data rows on Internet networks in Stetson and 538,083 in Maine. Our speed averages are calculated based on actual speed tests from the Stetson area from M-Labs.
Internet Statistics 2021
42.2% of consumers in Stetson500 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 Stetson, Maine
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|TDS Telecom||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||100.0%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||25 Mbps||DSL||5m 27s||2.3%|
|OTELCO||75 Mbps||DSL||1m 49s||4.5%|
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.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Compare Stetson to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Stetson||11.1 Mbps||10||$0.54 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +523.3 Mbps )||17 ( +7 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +137.7 Mbps )||17 ( +7 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +149.5 Mbps )||15 ( +5 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +158.4 Mbps )||23 ( +13 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +151 Mbps )||8 ( -2 )||$0.66 ( + $0.00 )|