Internet Providers in Marlborough, MA

Residential Internet Statistics for Marlborough, MA
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $39.99
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Marlborough, Massachusetts:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    96.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    96.7% Available
  • 2. Verizon
    94.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    94.2% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    34.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    34.1% 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
  • 6. 6. EarthLink 5G Home Internet
    34.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    34.1% Available
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Internet Access in Marlborough, Massachusetts

There are 6 broadband providers in Marlborough marketing residential connections, and a total of 22 including smb, enterprise, and mobile providers such as North Atlantic Networks and CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit.

The information on this page comes via FCC coverage reports. Listings here are confirmed using private databases to output more granular results than is available from the FCC directly. Information on pricing and speeds of current broadband plans is sourced thanks to our data team, who gather tens of thousands of data points each year. We've gathered 599 Marlborough Internet plans since 2014. There are 42 Internet or bundled packages currently marketed in the area.

Viasat Internet has the widest availability in Marlborough. The company is accessible for practically one hundred percent of Marlborough. HughesNet is the most common second choice, with coverage in practically one hundred percent of Marlborough with predominantly Satellite broadband service. The fastest Internet plan we've seen for HughesNet in Marlborough is 25 Mbps.

Looking at network technology with significant infrastructure already built the area, we see that the most widespread physical wire broadband Internet technology varieties are Cable and DSL and Fiber, with 96.68% and 94.18% respectively. TV companies are where customers look for cable Internet and Wifi service, thanks to the fact that they can leverage existing coaxial TV wires — which already connect to most homes — to connect subscribers to the Internet. Local customers of cable service providers like Xfinity often pick it because of the combination of low prices for workable speeds. (Compared to the alternatives, anyway.)

In summary, broadband services could stand improvement in Marlborough. Still, most homes still have around 2-3 companies able to connect the address. As it stands, a limited 1,000 Marlborough residents have access to one or fewer options for wired broadband.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Marlborough, Massachusetts

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 96.7%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 34.1%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
EarthLink 5G Home Internet 100 Mbps 5G Internet 1m 21s 34.1%

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1,000 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.

Marlborough is the 44th most connected city in Massachusetts ahead of Southborough, Hudson, and Berlin, but behind Framingham and Northborough.

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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 11,000 people in Middlesex 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: 94% of people living in Marlborough 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 95% of Marlborough 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 Middlesex County, approximately 16,000 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 Marlborough to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Marlborough 68.4 Mbps 8 $0.35 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +513.3 Mbps ) 22 ( +14 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +104.4 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +131.3 Mbps ) 20 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +133.8 Mbps ) 27 ( +19 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +128.1 Mbps ) 11 ( +3 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )