Internet Providers in Wallagrass, ME

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Residential Internet Statistics for Wallagrass, ME
Internet Providers: 5
Internet Plans: 6
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $52.8

Internet Access in Wallagrass, Maine

Information here is calculated from biannual FCC coverage filings. BroadbandNow also uses direct provider reports to validate the data. Plan and pricing data is gathered through our data team. We've analyzed 164 broadband plans in Wallagrass in the past few years. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 54 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

When considering the network technology types within Wallagrass, you essentially see two choices: cable (Spectrum, for example) and DSL (providers like Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)).

Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) is also a commonly available broadband choice in Wallagrass. They offer DSL service available to 98 percent of Wallagrass. Pioneer Wireless is another alternative wireless service for 90 percent of the local area. Keep in mind that fixed wireless has to have roof access or line of site with a Pioneer Wireless tower or access point.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Wallagrass's most common wired broadband providers.

To summarize, Internet coverage could stand improvement in Wallagrass. Activate the interactive map below to discover which neighborhoods have more or less competition. For now, only 93 Wallagrass residents have access to fewer than one providers for wired broadband.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Wallagrass, Maine

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) 50 Mbps DSL 2m 43s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Wallagrass, Maine

  • Consolidated - DSL - 98.0% Availability in Wallagrass - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Spectrum - Cable - 84.1% Availability in Wallagrass - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Wallagrass - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Wallagrass - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Wallagrass

Wallagrass Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Wallagrass is the 298th most connected city in Maine behind Caribou, Madawaska, Washburn, Fort Kent, and Van Buren.

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

Approximately 900 people in Aroostook 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 83% of Wallagrass 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 Aroostook County, approximately 7,000 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.

Data Caps in Wallagrass

Data collected by our market research team shows that many of the common ISPs in the area use data caps for their residential broadband packages. Data caps are disliked since consumers see caps as a tactic to limit video streaming, while providers maintain they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. In either case, the issue is the same: streaming services, which can eat up one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Wallagrass

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) DSL 98.0%+ 50 Mbps
Pioneer Wireless Fixed Wireless 90.7%+ 1.5 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 84.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 70.7%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Wallagrass to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Wallagrass 91.1 Mbps 5 $0.95 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +324.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.54 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +27.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +25.1 Mbps ) 14 ( +9 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +36.3 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +36.5 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )