Internet Service Providers in West Newfield, Maine

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Residential Internet Statistics for West Newfield, ME
Wired Internet Providers: 4
Average Speed Test Result: 4.62 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 7.22%

Internet Access in West Newfield, Maine

West Newfield offers 6 residential Internet Service Providers, and 10 if you include business and mobile service. Consumers have access to 6 broadband choices like DSL and cable.

DSL and cable are the two main broadband network options around the West Newfield metro area, frequently overlapping and competing with each other. Cable network speed tends to be better. That said, overall performance seen with either Internet technology system are comparable.

Taking a look at the less well-developed neighborhoods within West Newfield, data shows that as many as 98 people have only one (or zero) options for broadband Internet.

Coverage from the most common providers, Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common in West Newfield.

All the coverage stats here comes from FCC reporting. Internet providers in West Newfield must agree to report availability data biannually. Leveraging direct relationships with telecom companies, BroadbandNow is able to validate this data with privatized data submitted by telecoms directly. Since 2014, we've processed 815 rows of data on Internet networks in West Newfield. Our speed averages are calculated from browser-based speed tests originating in the West Newfield area from M-Labs, which is integrated with Google as well as BroadbandNow. When it comes to plan price and fees data we pull data manually. Our research team has manually filed 243 broadband packages in West Newfield since 2014, with 31 currently available.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In West Newfield, Maine

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Atlantic Broadband 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Spectrum 940 Mbps Cable 8s
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) 60 Mbps DSL 2m 16s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
GWI 20 Mbps DSL 6m 49s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in West Newfield, Maine

  • Consolidated - 97.1% Availability in West Newfield - Speeds up to 60 Mbps
  • Atlantic Broadband - 92.3% Availability in West Newfield - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Spectrum - 4.8% Availability in West Newfield - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • GWI - 4.2% Availability in West Newfield - Speeds up to 20 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in West Newfield - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in West Newfield - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For West Newfield

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West Newfield is the 17th most connected city in Maine ahead of Sanbornville, Limerick, and Parsonsfield, but behind Shapleigh and Acton.

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 York 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 92% of West Newfield 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 York County, approximately 1,000 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In West Newfield

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) DSL 97.1%+ 60 Mbps
Atlantic Broadband Cable 92.3%+ 1,000 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 4.8%+ 940 Mbps
GWI DSL 4.2%+ 20 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Atlantic Broadband Cable and Fiber 95.5%+ 1,000 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 10.6%+ 940 Mbps

Compare West Newfield to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
West Newfield 4.6 Mbps 6 $0.31 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +344.5 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.46 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +102.5 Mbps ) 18 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +95.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +107.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +110.7 Mbps ) 9 ( +3 ) $0.34 ( + $0.00 )