Internet Providers in Newton Highlands, Massachusetts

Most Popular Internet Providers in Newton Highlands, Massachusetts:

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  • 1. 1. Xfinity
    99.5% Available
    99.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1200 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: Order Online (844) 910-2674

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Deal
    • Self Install
    • TV Bundles
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 9
    • Speed Range: 50-1200mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $29.99 - $169.99
    • Contracts: None - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 12 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. Verizon Fios
    99.6% Available
    99.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    880 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: Order Online (855) 941-4390

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Deal
    • Fiber
    • Self Install
    • Fiber
    • TV Bundles
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 1
    • Speed Range: 200-950mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $135.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Verizon High Speed Internet
    76.2% Available
    76.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    15 Mbps
    Download
    1 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: Order Online (844) 914-2729

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Self Install
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 15-15mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $69.99 - $69.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 4. 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 912-2812

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $64.99 - $249.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 902-3107

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 6. 6. RCN
    99.6% Available
    99.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    20 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 909-3179

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Self Install
    • TV Bundles
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 10
    • Speed Range: 250-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Free installation with promo code RCNOFFER when you order online.
    • Price Range: $25.99 - $114.18
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 1. 1. Comcast Business
    96.3% Available
    96.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    987 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: Order Online (855) 943-4155

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Self Install
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-987mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Free installation when you order online.
    • Price Range: $69.95 - $219.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 3 Years required
  • 2. 2. Verizon High Speed Internet
    74.3% Available
    74.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    15 Mbps
    Download
    1 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: Order Online (855) 941-4553

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Self Install
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 15-15mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Includes activation. Free professional installation for 1st PC.
    • Price Range: $29.99 - $49.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 3. 3. North Atlantic Networks
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 299-3330

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Fiber
  • 4. 4. Comcast Business
    96.3% Available
    96.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    987 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: Order Online (855) 943-4155

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Self Install
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-987mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Free installation when you order online.
    • Price Range: $69.95 - $219.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 3 Years required
  • 5. 5. Crown Castle
    27% Available
    27%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (877) 653-0044

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Fiber
  • 6. 6. GTT
    5.4% Available
    5.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1.5 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (877) 959-1597

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Copper
  • 7. 7. Verizon Business
    4.9% Available
    4.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    50 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (888) 573-0683

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Copper
  • 8. 8. RCN Business
    3.7% Available
    3.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    20 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 913-2369

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Copper
  • 9. 9. TPx Communications
    3.7% Available
    3.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1.5 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (855) 295-6856

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Copper
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 898-5296

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. Metro® by T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    0.768 Mbps
    Download
    0.2 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (888) 863-8768

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-0.768mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $40 - $60
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    6 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 937-8997

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 922-0204

    Average wait time: 30s

    View Provider Details
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Newton Highlands, Massachusetts

FCC Form 477 data is the backbone of Newton Highlands coverage data listed here. [1] Since launching in 2014, we've processed 1,650 rows of FCC and private data catalogues about Internet access in Newton Highlands. The download average analysis comes from M-Labs speed test data. It's important to note that speed test datasets are a somewhat loose indication of network performance. These averages are not meant to promise exact speeds customers receive at houses in Newton Highlands.

Viasat Internet has the widest availability in Newton Highlands. They are available to virtually one hundred percent of Newton Highlands. HughesNet is the most likely second choice in the area, with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of Newton Highlands with Satellite service. The fastest plan advertised by HughesNet in Newton Highlands is 25 megabits per second download.

Verizon Fios provides an second choice to the primary providers, serving Newton Highlands with virtually one hundred percent coverage and a top speed of 950 Mbps. There are also 7 companies within Newton Highlands selling specialized enterprise and business/smb services such as point-to-point connectivity. We list every provider with business services on their website.

When we're looking at network tech offered Newton Highlands, we see that the most widespread physical wire broadband connection varieties are Cable (virtually one hundred percent coverage) and Fiber (close to one hundred percent coverage). TV corporations are the main source for cable home Internet, seeing as they can utilize their pre-existing coaxial TV cables — which have already been built out to homes in the area — to connect customers to the Internet. Newton Highlands customers of cable Internet service providers like RCN overwhelmingly pick cable because of the combination of low prices for workable speeds. (Compared to DSL, anyway.) Fiber infrastructure uses more modern fiber-optic lines composed of hair-like glass strands that can send digital data using light. Thanks in part to the use of fiber, Internet average download rates around Newton Highlands rank 6.39 percent above the state average in Massachusetts. Fiber Internet offers better speed and reliability, but sometimes switch to older copper cables in the "last mile" near a subscriber. Copper-based technology can slow speeds, but are almost always faster than cable/DSL.

To summarize, the majority of Newton Highlands residents have 3-4 choices so far as home Internet, which is above-average. Newton Highlands is currently the 22nd most-connected metro area in Massachusetts. Residents the FCC considers "underserved" are comparatively low, although specific locations may have issues that don't register in our coverage data. View the interactive map on the page below to explore data about Newton Highlands and see Internet availability statistics.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Newton Highlands, Massachusetts

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
RCN 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 99.6%
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 99.5%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Newton Highlands

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Newton Highlands is the 22nd most connected city in Massachusetts ahead of Newton, Chestnut Hill, and Waban, but behind Newton Center and Newton Upper Falls.

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

Approximately 12,000 people in Middlesex 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: 100% of people living in Newton Highlands 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 Newton Highlands 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, 02461 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Newton Highlands.

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

In Middlesex County, approximately 23,000 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.

Compare Newton Highlands to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Newton Highlands 182.8 Mbps 6 $0.35 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +351.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.89 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( -34 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( -22.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( -13.3 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( -20.7 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.38 ( + $0.00 )