Internet Providers in Cambridge, MA

Residential Internet Statistics for Cambridge, MA
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $15
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Cambridge, Massachusetts:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    97.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    97.6% Available
  • 2. Verizon
    98.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    98.7% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    26.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    26.5% Available
  • 6. 6. Starry Internet
    98.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *200 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    98.1% Available
  • 7. 7. netBlazr
    97% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *500 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    97% Available
  • 8. Astound Broadband Powered by RCN
    0.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    0.9% Available
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Cambridge, Massachusetts

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 97.6%
Astound Broadband Powered by RCN 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 0.9%
Starry Internet 200 Mbps Fiber 40s 98.1%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 26.5%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
3,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Cambridge is the 67th most connected city in Massachusetts ahead of Charlestown, but behind Boston, Somerville, Allston, and Brighton.

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

Approximately 11,000 people in Middlesex County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Approximately 97% of Cambridge residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Middlesex County, approximately 16,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Cheapest Internet Providers in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Provider Plan Starting From Connection Contract Length Data Caps
Starry Internet $15 Fixed Wireless None No Caps
Xfinity $39.95 Fixed Wireless None No Caps
Xfinity $39.99 Cable None No Caps
Xfinity $40 DSL None No Caps

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