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Internet Providers in West Newfield, Maine
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Internet Access in West Newfield, Maine
West Newfield offers 5 residential Internet Service Providers, and 9 if you include business and mobile service. Consumers have access to 5 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 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 260 broadband packages in West Newfield since 2014, with 32 currently available.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In West Newfield, Maine
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Atlantic Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||92.3%|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||60 Mbps||DSL||2m 16s||97.1%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
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.
Compare West Newfield to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|West Newfield||12.9 Mbps||5||$0.31 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +521.5 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.48 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +135.9 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +147.7 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +156.6 Mbps )||23 ( +18 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +149.2 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.32 ( + $0.00 )|