Internet Service Providers in Pocasset, Massachusetts

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Residential Internet Statistics for Pocasset, MA
Wired Internet Providers: 2
Average Speed Test Result: 68.69 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 2.4%

Internet Access in Pocasset, Massachusetts

The most common network technologies within Pocasset are Cable networks and DSL lines. FCC filings show that Cable reaches a 97.63 percent territory in Pocasset, in contrast to DSL's 96.62 percent penetration.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) offers the largest coverage area for Pocasset residents. practically one hundred percent of Pocasset census blocks can get Internet service from them. HughesNet is the most common second choice, with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of the area with Satellite service. HughesNet's fastest plan for Pocasset is 25 Mbps.

Since most houses are only wired for one phone company and cable networks don't generally overlap, the majority of Pocasset residents have 2 wired Internet options available to them. 3.38 percent of Pocasset residents — 100 people — are limited to one or fewer options. cable and DSL Internet services are likely to offer the best price for home use.

XFINITY from Comcast provides a common alternative. They offer a top download speed of 987 Mbps. There are also 3 companies in the area selling specialized enterprise and business technologies like SD-WAN. Our search results include all providers with business packages online, although some can connect both residential and business Internet.

Coverage data analysis here comes via FCC reporting. Internet providers in Pocasset are legally required to report there coverage area data biannually. Using direct relationships with telecom companies, we are able to analyze and improve public data in comparison to private data reported via Internet providers. This strategy helps us to create better mapping than government publications. Our speed averages are calculated based on actual speed tests originating from Pocasset addresses.

Internet Statistics 2021

100 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Pocasset, Massachusetts

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
XFINITY from Comcast 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Pocasset, Massachusetts

  • Xfinity - 97.6% Availability in Pocasset - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Pocasset - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Pocasset - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

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Pocasset is the 342nd most connected city in Massachusetts ahead of Onset, Buzzards Bay, and Wareham, but behind East Wareham and North Falmouth.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Barnstable 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.

Approximately 97% of Pocasset 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.

In Barnstable County, approximately 3,000 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Pocasset

Provider Type Coverage Speed
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 97.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 87.6%+ 987 Mbps
North Atlantic Networks Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Windstream Fiber 11.0%+ 50 Mbps

Compare Pocasset to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Pocasset 68.7 Mbps 5 $0.37 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +280.4 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.46 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +38.4 Mbps ) 18 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +31 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +43 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +46.6 Mbps ) 9 ( +4 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )