Internet Providers in Grafton, MA

Residential Internet Statistics for Grafton, MA
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $39.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Grafton, Massachusetts:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    100% Available
  • 2. Verizon High Speed Internet
    97.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    97.3% 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
    19.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    19.1% Available

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Internet Access in Grafton, Massachusetts

There are 5 providers in Grafton offering home service. If you include business ISPs, there are 14 Internet providers in the local area, like Crown Castle Fiber. (Note that some might be "doubles" as many companies market residential and enterprise services separately.)

The information on this page is sourced from FCC coverage reports, and is cross-validated with privatized data sources to create more granular results than is available from government websites. Address-level statistical analysis is currently only available for select providers. Data about pricing and speeds of listed Internet plans is sourced by our data analysis division, who collect tens of thousands of data points every year.

Taking a look now at network technology offered in Grafton, the most prevalent wired broadband Internet connection options are Cable and DSL and Fiber, with close to one hundred percent and 97.29% respectively. TV providers are where customers look for cable home Internet service, seeing as they can leverage their pre-existing coaxial TV cables — which have already been built out to homes in the area — to connect subscribers to the Internet. Cable can often make sense for local residents because of the strong speeds in an attainable price range.

The average home in Grafton has 2 wired Internet providers available (2.81 per census block). 2.18% of Grafton residents have one or fewer choices. cable and DSL Internet services usually provide the best pricing and data policies for home use.

Viasat Internet is the most common on the whole, registered with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet, in contrast, has registered availability to virtually one hundred percent of the population. The fastest download speed advertised for Viasat is up to 100 Mbps. HughesNet offers packages as high as 25 Mbps. As a rule, anything above 10 megabits per second will be enough to view SD video on WiFi, but becomes problematic when multiple users try to access high-bandwidth apps such as video conferencing and etc. Refer to the Internet availability maps below to see how Internet options compare on a granular level in Grafton.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Grafton, Massachusetts

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 19.1%

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100 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.

Grafton is the 75th most connected city in Massachusetts ahead of Upton, South Grafton, and Northbridge, but behind Millbury and North Grafton.

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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 4,000 people in Worcester 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.

Fiber Availability: 97% of people living in Grafton have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 98% of Grafton 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 Worcester County, approximately 10,000 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.

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Compare Grafton to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Grafton 104.8 Mbps 8 $0.56 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +476.9 Mbps ) 22 ( +14 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +68 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +94.9 Mbps ) 20 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +97.4 Mbps ) 27 ( +19 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +91.7 Mbps ) 11 ( +3 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )