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Internet Providers in Danvers, Massachusetts
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Internet Access in Danvers, Massachusetts
Currently, there are 7 providers in the Danvers area marketing residential service, and a total of 21 including specialized smb, enterprise, and mobile providers such as Xfinity and GTT Communications. (Some might be "doubles" as many providers advertise residential service and business service separately.)
The information listed here is primarily sourced via provider coverage reports, and is validated against privatized databases and direct provider reporting to output more accurate results than is available from the FCC directly. Speed and pricing data is generated by manually collecting thousands of plans annually. We've gathered 410 Danvers Internet plans from 2014–present, with 35 Internet or bundled packages currently on the market.
Since many houses come pre-wired for one phone (DSL) provider and one cable provider, the average home in Danvers has 2-3 wired broadband providers to choose from. 1.28 percent of Danvers residents — 300 people — are limited to one or fewer options. cable and DSL Internet services usually offer the best pricing and data use packages for home use.
Taking a look at network technology installed around the Danvers area, we see that the most prevalent hardwired broadband technology varieties are Cable (98.69 percent coverage) and Fiber (98.03 percent coverage). Regular cable TV providers are where customers look for cable home Internet service, thanks to the fact that they can utilize existing coaxial TV wires — which already connect to most homes — to connect subscribers to the Internet. Danvers customers of cable ISPs like Xfinity overwhelmingly pick it thanks to the combination of low pricing for workable speeds. (Compared to DSL, anyway.) Fiber uses newer Fiber-optical cables made of dense glass strands which can send binary data as light. Not all "Fiber" connections reach the subscriber address, however. Some switch to to copper cables in the "last mile." Copper technology can slow speeds, but are almost always better than cable or DSL.
According to the latest FCC filings and direct provider reports, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Danvers so far as coverage area. As the interactive maps below show, these ISPs frequently compete at addresses in different blocks around Danvers.
Internet Statistics 2022
1.3% of consumers in Danvers300 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 Danvers, Massachusetts
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||115 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 11s||27.5%|
|Ultra Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||27.5%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For Danvers
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.
Data Caps in Danvers
Data from our researchers suggests that popular providers in the area place a limit on streaming on residential Internet plans. Data caps are controversial because consumers view caps as a strategy to stop "cord cutting". Providers maintain caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the problem is streaming video, which easily consumes anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Compare Danvers to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Danvers||174.2 Mbps||7||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +371.4 Mbps )||21 ( +14 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( -12.9 Mbps )||20 ( +13 )||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +6.7 Mbps )||19 ( +12 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +12.4 Mbps )||26 ( +19 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +4.9 Mbps )||10 ( +3 )||$0.36 ( + $0.00 )|