Internet Providers in Newton Center, MA

Residential Internet Statistics for Newton Center, MA
Internet Service Providers: 5
Plans Start From: $20.99
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Newton Center, Massachusetts:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    92.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    92.7% Available
  • 2. Verizon
    92% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    92% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    38.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    38.6% 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
    38.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    38.6% Available
  • 7. 7. Astound Broadband Powered by RCN
    94.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    94.3% Available
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Internet Access in Newton Center, Massachusetts

Viasat Internet has the most coverage in Newton Center. HughesNet is also widely available.

Cable providers like Astound Broadband Powered by RCN and DSL providers like Verizon make up the main network systems with availability in Newton Center.

Broadband competition available for Newton Center is strong. The majority of households have about 3-4 Internet service providers available to them. Internet access isn't spread out evenly — as a notable 8.08 percent of the population still only have one or zero options.

We should note here that since FCC data is processed twice a year and only released 6+ months after that, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies.

Aside from the Internet options detailed above, Astound Broadband Powered by RCN is another option to consider. They have coverage in 94 percent of Newton Center.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Newton Center, Massachusetts

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 92.7%
Astound Broadband Powered by RCN 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 94.3%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 38.6%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
EarthLink 5G Home Internet 100 Mbps 5G Internet 1m 21s 38.6%

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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.

Newton Center is the 4th most connected city in Massachusetts ahead of Newton Upper Falls, Newton Highlands, Newton, Chestnut Hill, and Waban.

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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: 92% of people living in Newton Center 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 92% of Newton Center 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 Newton Center to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Newton Center 268.6 Mbps 9 $0.37 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +313.1 Mbps ) 22 ( +13 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -95.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -68.9 Mbps ) 20 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -66.4 Mbps ) 27 ( +18 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -72.1 Mbps ) 11 ( +2 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )