Internet Service Providers in Hampden, Massachusetts

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Residential Internet Statistics for Hampden, MA
Wired Internet Providers: 2
Average Speed Test Result: 71.84 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 940 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 0.22%

Internet Access in Hampden, Massachusetts

FCC Form 477 data is the primary source of the Hampden-area broadband coverage information listed on this page. We've verified 741 rows of governmental and privatized data on Internet access within Hampden. The download speed averages are based on 910 real-world speed tests from IP-verified users in Hampden.

Spectrum is a common second choice to the primary providers. They offer a maximum download speed of 940 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't actually the only way to get Internet in Hampden. For example, fixed wireless companies like Omnipoint Technology can offer 50 Mbps using direct wireless links. Outside of home broadband, there are also 5 companies in city limits marketing enterprise and business technologies such as T1. Our results include every provider with business packages on their site, but residential providers might have unlisted business options as well.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) has the largest coverage area for Hampden residents. The company is available to close to one hundred percent of Hampden. HughesNet is also a common choice, serving virtually one hundred percent of Hampden with Satellite service. The fastest Internet plan listed by HughesNet for Hampden is 25 megabits per second download.

The average home in Hampden has 3 companies at their address, or exactly 3.98 ISPs in each census block.

To summarize, residents are likely choosing between Cable and DSL. The mapping and speed test data seen below show how the actual speed statistics vary between zip codes and Internet providers in Hampden.

  • There are 14 internet providers in Hampden with 5 of those offering residential service
  • Hampden is the 144th most connected city in Massachusetts ahead of Monson and Somers, but behind Wilbraham, East Longmeadow, and Springfield.
  • The fastest zip code in Hampden for February 2021 is 01036. (see all below).

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Hampden, Massachusetts

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 940 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Hampden, Massachusetts

  • Spectrum - 99.8% Availability in Hampden - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Hampden - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Hampden - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Hampden

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Hampden is the 144th most connected city in Massachusetts ahead of Monson and Somers, but behind Wilbraham, East Longmeadow, and Springfield.

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

Approximately 3,000 people in Hampden 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.

Approximately 99% of Hampden 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.

As of this month, 01036 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Hampden.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Hampden County, approximately 8,000 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Hampden

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Omnipoint Technology Fixed Wireless 100% 300 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 99.8%+ 940 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable and Fiber 99.9%+ 940 Mbps
Omnipoint Technology Fixed Wireless 100% 300 Mbps
North Atlantic Networks Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 13.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
Windstream Copper 1.5%+ 6 Mbps
TPx Communications Copper 1.5%+ 100 Mbps

Compare Hampden to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Hampden 71.8 Mbps 6 $0.67 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +277.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +35.3 Mbps ) 18 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +27.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +39.9 Mbps ) 21 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +43.5 Mbps ) 9 ( +3 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )