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Internet Providers in Byfield, Massachusetts
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Internet Access in Byfield, Massachusetts
Consumers will find 15 Internet providers in Byfield. 4 of these are mobile LTE providers.
When considering the Internet technology options around Byfield, there are essentially two primary options: cable (providers such as XFINITY from Comcast) and DSL (think Verizon High Speed Internet).
13.93 percent of Byfield is currently without a choice so far as broadband Internet service. This is not an unexpected statistic since market competition between the incumbent providers is low. Residences in the local area have 1 choices for broadband service, accounting for the entire local population.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are currently Byfield's primary wired broadband choices.
Coverage data here comes via FCC data, requiring companies in Byfield to submit there coverage area data biannually. By using direct relationships with telecom companies nationally, we are able to analyze and improve public data with privatized data reported by telecoms directly. Since 2014, BroadbandNow has processed 785 data rows on Internet access in Byfield. The speed averages displayed on this page are calculated based on real-world speed tests originating from Byfield in the M-Labs database.
Internet Statistics 2021
13.9% of consumers in Byfield400 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 Byfield, Massachusetts
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||99.6%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Byfield
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.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Compare Byfield to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Byfield||81.8 Mbps||6||$0.27 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +463.8 Mbps )||19 ( +13 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +79.5 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +99.1 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +104.8 Mbps )||24 ( +18 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +97.3 Mbps )||9 ( +3 )||$0.30 ( + $0.00 )|