Internet Providers in Holden, MA

Residential Internet Statistics for Holden, MA
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $29.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Holden, 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. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    80.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    80.5% Available
  • 3. Verizon
    99.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    99.4% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
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Internet Access in Holden, Massachusetts

The most common wired Internet types in Holden are Cable lines alongside 5G Internet lines. FCC filings suggest Cable has a practically one hundred percent territory, compared with 5G Internet's 80.50 percent penetration.

Remember that since FCC data is currently tallied up twice annually and only published 6+ months after, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help reduce this lag time.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Holden's primary wired broadband options.

At the census block level, the number of Internet providers available at each address averages out to 1.99 per residence.

While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, Spectrum is also in Holden with Cable coverage in virtually one hundred percent of census blocks and a recorded top speed of 940 Mbps. Finally, there are also 4 providers in Holden with specialized enterprise connections like MPLS. Explore the map below to compare broadband coverage on the census block level, and check the "Download Speeds" tab to compare how Viasat compares to other local ISPs in real-world speed tests.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Holden, 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%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 80.5%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Holden is the 236th most connected city in Massachusetts ahead of West Boylston, Rutland, and Jefferson, but behind Boylston and Paxton.

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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.

Approximately 99% of Holden 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 Holden to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Holden 147.1 Mbps 7 $1.03 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +434.6 Mbps ) 22 ( +15 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +25.7 Mbps ) 21 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +52.6 Mbps ) 20 ( +13 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +55.1 Mbps ) 27 ( +20 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +49.4 Mbps ) 11 ( +4 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )