Internet Providers in Hull, MA

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Residential Internet Statistics for Hull, MA
Internet Providers: 11
Internet Plans: 10
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $59.49

Internet Access in Hull, Massachusetts

3-4 Internet providers can provide service to the average Hull location. In context, this is a high amount of competition in comparison to other cities. Competition often results in more affordable pricing.

When we look at Internet service options, Hull has all three primary wired Internet types: fiber, cable, and/or DSL. Between the local options, Fiber is overall the more robust network type, and currently has 98.54 percent availability around Hull.

Coverage from the biggest providers, Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, in general, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.

The broadband packages shown above are collected manually through our data division.

Aside from the Internet options listed above, XFINITY from Comcast provides a third choice for coverage in close to one hundred percent of the Hull area.

  • There are 11 internet providers in Hull with 5 of those offering residential service
  • Hull is the 438th most connected city in Massachusetts behind Cohasset, Hingham, Quincy, East Weymouth, and Winthrop.
  • The fastest zip code in Hull for April 2021 is 02045. (see all below).

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Hull, Massachusetts

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
XFINITY from Comcast 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Hull, Massachusetts

  • Xfinity - Cable - 99.5% Availability in Hull - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Hull - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Hull - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Hull

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Hull is the 438th most connected city in Massachusetts behind Cohasset, Hingham, Quincy, East Weymouth, and Winthrop.

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

Approximately 7,000 people in Plymouth 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.

Fiber Availability: 99% of people living in Hull have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 99% of Hull 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, 02045 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Hull.

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

In Plymouth County, approximately 9,000 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.

Data Caps and Cord Cutting Around Hull

Data from our research team shows that many of the popular ISPs place a limit on data use on home Internet packages. Data caps are controversial because users see them as a tactic to discourage streaming services. Providers insist caps are a reasonable strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the problem is streaming video, which easily eats up one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Hull

Provider Type Coverage Speed
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 99.5%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
North Atlantic Networks Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 38.2%+ 987 Mbps
Windstream Fiber 0.3%+ 25 Mbps

Compare Hull to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Hull 92 Mbps 5 $0.30 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +323.4 Mbps ) 14 ( +9 ) $0.54 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +26.9 Mbps ) 18 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +24.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.38 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +35.4 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +35.6 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )