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Internet Providers in Auburn, Massachusetts
Most Popular Internet Providers in Auburn, Massachusetts:
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Internet Access in Auburn, Massachusetts
Viasat Internet has the most availability in Auburn. HughesNet is also commonly available.
Spectrum and Verizon High Speed Internet can also provide Internet service in Auburn, often competing for the same customers.
The plans shown here are manually gathered by our data science team.
Cable and DSL are the two dominant broadband network options within the Auburn area. They are frequently overlapping and competing with each other. Cable speed is generally better, but big-picture metrics seen with either network system are similar and which is "best" frequently varies depending on the network infrastructure in that neighborhood.
1 providers are available at the majority of homes in Auburn. See the maps below to explore the ways coverage changes between neighborhoods.
Internet Statistics 2021
0.8% of consumers in Auburn100 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 Auburn, Massachusetts
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||56.8%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For Auburn
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.
Data Cap Issues in Auburn
Data collected by our research team suggests that many of the popular ISPs in Auburn place some sort of limit on streaming for their home Internet connections. Data caps are disliked since subscribers view caps as a tactic to limit video streaming. Providers explain that caps are a necessary strategy for managing network congestion. Either way, the culprit is video streaming, which easily consumes anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.
Compare Auburn to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Auburn||76.3 Mbps||5||$0.83 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +469.3 Mbps )||19 ( +14 )||$0.33 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +85 Mbps )||18 ( +13 )||$0.29 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +104.6 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +110.3 Mbps )||24 ( +19 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +102.8 Mbps )||9 ( +4 )||$0.39 ( $0.00 )|