Internet Providers in Charlemont, Massachusetts

Most Popular Internet Providers in Charlemont, Massachusetts:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. 1. Verizon High Speed Internet
    88% Available
    88%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    15 Mbps
    Download
    1 Mbps
    Upload
    View Verizon High Speed Internet Details
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 15-15mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $40 - $74.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 2. 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 3. 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View HughesNet Details
    • 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 - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Xfinity
    11.8% Available
    11.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    987 Mbps
    Download
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Cable
    Deal
    There are 9 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. OTELCO
    12.3% Available
    12.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    10 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 2-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Free installation.
    • Price Range: $29.95 - $89.95
  • 1. 1. Verizon High Speed Internet
    81.3% Available
    81.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    15 Mbps
    Download
    1 Mbps
    Upload
    View Verizon High Speed Internet Details
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 15-15mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Includes activation. Free professional installation for 1st PC.
    • Price Range: $29.99 - $49.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 2. 2. Comcast Business
    7.4% Available
    7.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    987 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    View Comcast Business Details
    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-987mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Online only: Free professional installation
    • Price Range: $79.99 - $289.99
    • Contracts: 3 Years - 3 Years required
    Deal
    There are 5 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. North Atlantic Networks
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
  • 4. 4. Comcast Business
    7.4% Available
    7.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    987 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    View Comcast Business Details
    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-987mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Online only: Free professional installation
    • Price Range: $79.99 - $289.99
    • Contracts: 3 Years - 3 Years required
    Deal
    There are 5 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. Verizon Business
    4.9% Available
    4.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1.5 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
    Upload
  • 6. 6. TPx Communications
    4.2% Available
    4.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1.5 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
    Upload
  • 7. Crown Castle
    0.8% Available
    0.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
1 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Charlemont. See All
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View AT&T Wireless Details
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. Verizon
    77.1% Available
    77.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View Verizon Details
    • 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 Charlemont, Massachusetts

Internet service coverage and competition between providers in the Charlemont area is below average. At present, 90.54 percent of local residents are limited to only one or fewer options for true broadband Internet service at their location. In terms of connectivity, Charlemont ranks 426th of 461 communities within the state.

Considering network technology in use across the Charlemont area, we see that the most widespread wired Internet technology types are DSL (87.97 percent coverage) and Satellite (close to one hundred percent coverage). Telephone providers usually offer DSL Internet, which makes technical sense because DSL, or "Digital Subscriber Line," transmits digital information via phone lines. DSL underperforms when compared with all wired broadband services except dial-up.

Verizon High Speed Internet is an alternative, serving Charlemont with 87 percent coverage and a maximum download speed of 15 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't the only way to get Internet access for residents of Charlemont. For example, fixed wireless outfits like OTELCO can reach 50 Mbps or more via wireless technology. Outside of consumer broadband, there are also 5 companies in city limits with enterprise-level technologies like T1 and MPLS. BroadbandNow includes all providers with explicit business plans online.

The data listed here comes from FCC filings specific to the area. Coverage data is confirmed against private databases and direct provider reporting to output more accurate results than is available from government websites. Data on speed and pricing of current Internet plans is sourced through our data analysis division, who gather thousands of plans annually.

Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option overall, covering close to one hundred percent of Charlemont residents. HughesNet, in contrast, is available for about near one hundred percent of the population. The fastest download speed recorded for Viasat reaches 35 Mbps. HughesNet advertised packages as high as 25 Mbps. In general, any speed above 10 Mbps will be sufficient to view SD video over WiFi. However, it may become problematic when multiple users try to access bandwidth-intensive apps such as video conferencing, cloud apps, and etc. You can peruse the availability map below to see how Internet options compare at the census block level in Charlemont.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 Charlemont, Massachusetts

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
XFINITY from Comcast 987 Mbps Cable 8s 11.8%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Charlemont

Charlemont Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Charlemont is the 426th most connected city in Massachusetts ahead of Colrain, but behind North Adams, Conway, Adams, and Shelburne Falls.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Franklin 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.

In Franklin County, approximately 11,000 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.

Compare Charlemont to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Charlemont 4.3 Mbps 5 $3.80 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +530.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.48 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +144.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.28 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +156.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.32 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +165.2 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +157.8 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.66 ( $0.00 )