Internet Providers in Cambridge, MA

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Residential Internet Statistics for Cambridge, MA
Internet Providers: 24
Internet Plans: 15
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $52.06
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Internet Access in Cambridge, Massachusetts

The average download speed in Cambridge is 143.78 Mbps. This is 3.0% faster than the average in Massachusetts and 35.1% faster than the national average.

  • There are 24 internet providers in Cambridge with 9 of those offering residential service
  • Cambridge is the 54th most connected city in Massachusetts ahead of Charlestown, but behind Boston, Somerville, Allston, and Brighton.
  • Fiber optic internet is available to 70% of Middlesex County residents.
  • Approximately 12,000 people in Middlesex County don't have access to any wired internet.
  • 23% of residents in Middlesex County have access to fixed wireless internet service.
  • Approximately 99% of Cambridge residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.
  • 97.4% of Massachusettsans have access to 100mbps or faster broadband.
  • The average internet download speed in Massachusetts is 139.54 mbps.
  • Explore internet access for communities within Cambridge: East Cambridge and North Cambridge
  • The fastest zip code in Cambridge for April 2021 is 02138. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Cambridge, Massachusetts

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
RCN 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
XFINITY from Comcast 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Starry Internet 200 Mbps Fiber 40s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Cambridge, Massachusetts

  • Xfinity - - 99.6% Availability in Cambridge - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Starry Internet - - 3.0% Availability in Cambridge - Speeds up to 200 Mbps
  • RCN - - 2.8% Availability in Cambridge - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - - 100.0% Availability in Cambridge - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - - 100.0% Availability in Cambridge - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

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Summary Of Internet Providers In Cambridge

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Starry Internet Fiber 3.0%+ 200 Mbps
netBlazr Fixed Wireless 100% 500 Mbps
Starry Internet Fixed Wireless 99.7%+ 200 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 99.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
RCN Cable 2.8%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
netBlazr Fixed Wireless 100% 500 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 93.4%+ 987 Mbps
North Atlantic Networks Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 98.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
CenturyLink Business Fiber 14.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
Verizon Business Copper 28.0%+ 1,000 Mbps
GTT Communications Copper 18.3%+ 6 Mbps
Windstream Fiber 9.1%+ 500 Mbps
Towerstream Fixed Wireless 7.0%+ 1,000 Mbps
TPx Communications Copper 6.0%+ 100 Mbps
Google Fiber Webpass Copper 3.3%+ 1,000 Mbps
Cogent Communications Fiber 3.3%+ 1,000 Mbps
Call One Copper 1.0%+ 1.5 Mbps
Zayo Fiber 0.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
RCN Business Copper 0.0%+ 1,000 Mbps