Internet Providers in Canton, Massachusetts

  • 1. Xfinity
    99.3% Available
    99.3%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $29.99 - $98.95

    Speeds up to:
    1200 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1200mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $29.99 - $98.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 14 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. Verizon Fios
    97.8% Available
    97.8%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $39.99 - $154.99

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 1
    • Speed Range: 200-950mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $154.99
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. T-Mobile Home Internet
    34.5% Available
    34.5%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $55

    Speeds up to:
    115 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 115-115mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $50 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Verizon High Speed Internet
    79.6% Available
    79.6%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $40 - $74.99

    Speeds up to:
    15 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 15-15mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Activation waived online. FREE self-installation kit.
    • Price Range: $40 - $74.99
    • Contracts: None required
  • 5. 5. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $64.99 - $249.99

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $64.99 - $249.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
  • 6. 6. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $39.99 - $149.99

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 7. 7. Ultra Home Internet
    34.5% Available
    34.5%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $59.99 - $289.99

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    Set up new service: Order Online
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $289.99
    • Contracts: None required
    Set up new service: Order Online
2 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Canton. See All
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $50 - $75

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. Metro® by T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $40 - $60

    Speeds up to:
    0.768 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-0.768mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $40 - $60
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $60 - $85

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Price Range:

    $55 - $65

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Canton, Massachusetts

Viasat Internet has the strongest coverage footprint in Canton. HughesNet is also widely available.

Each primary broadband network type has availability in Canton, including fiber, cable, and/or DSL. Wide availability of fiber commonly results in faster broadband and increased bandwidth. Unsurprisingly, Canton outperforms the state average by 11.32 percent. For those who can't access fiber-optic Internet service, cable Internet offers 99.28 percent availability, and DSL's coverage area is 79.57 percent.

Xfinity is another common Internet option for Canton. They offer Cable connections available to 99 percent of the area.

Most homes in Canton 2-3 companies to choose from. Accounting for all addresses, the density of competition is precisely 2.77 providers for each location.

The broadband availability insights on the page below are calculated from a mix of government data and private data collected from ISPs, or via unlisted sources. Statistics regarding speed data comes from M-Labs. Our market research team has manually filed pricing and plan details on 422 Internet plans for the Canton market as of 2022.

Internet Statistics 2022

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200 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 Canton, Massachusetts

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 99.3%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile Home Internet 115 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 11s 34.5%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Ultra Home Internet 100 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 34.5%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Canton

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Canton is the 40th most connected city in Massachusetts ahead of East Walpole, Randolph, and Sharon, but behind Norwood and Stoughton.

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

Approximately 8,000 people in Norfolk County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 98% of people living in Canton have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 99% of Canton residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Norfolk County, approximately 10,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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 and Video Streaming Around Canton

Data from our research team suggests that popular ISPs place a limit on data use for their residential broadband plans. Data caps are disliked because users see caps as a tactic for limiting streaming. Providers maintain data caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the issue is the same: streaming video, which can eat up anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.

Compare Canton to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Canton 210.2 Mbps 7 $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +335.4 Mbps ) 21 ( +14 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( -48.9 Mbps ) 20 ( +13 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( -29.3 Mbps ) 19 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( -23.6 Mbps ) 26 ( +19 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( -31.1 Mbps ) 10 ( +3 ) $0.36 ( + $0.00 )