Internet Providers in Rockport, MA

Residential Internet Statistics for Rockport, MA
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $39.99
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Rockport, Massachusetts:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    99.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    99.9% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    69.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    69.1% Available
  • 3. Verizon
    99.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    99.5% 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

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Internet Access in Rockport, Massachusetts

The Rockport area has two widely available Internet options: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider, with download speeds up to 100 Mbps and availability for close to one hundred percent of the population. As for HughesNet, they market Satellite, with coverage in close to one hundred percent of Rockport.

Remember that since FCC data is tallied up biannually and only published 6+ months after filing, providers listed in the results might not include the most recent network upgrades or regional changes.

Xfinity is another commonly available broadband choice in Rockport. They offer Cable service with coverage in close to one hundred percent of Rockport.

Looking closer at the network technology types within Rockport, you essentially see two options: cable (Xfinity is an example) and DSL (providers like Verizon).

On the whole, Rockport's broadband access is below average — most buildings in the area have 1 provider available. Less than 100 locals have no wired Internet company at all, however, so the broadband infrastructure there is evenly distributed. Explore the map below to understand coverage variation between neighborhoods in the area.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Rockport, Massachusetts

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 99.9%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 69.1%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Rockport is the 355th most connected city in Massachusetts ahead of Essex and Manchester, but behind South Hamilton, Ipswich, and Gloucester.

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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 4,000 people in Essex 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.

Approximately 100% of Rockport 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 Essex County, approximately 5,000 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.

Map of ISPs in Rockport

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Compare Rockport to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Rockport 416.8 Mbps 7 $2.16 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +164.9 Mbps ) 22 ( +15 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -244 Mbps ) 21 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -217.1 Mbps ) 20 ( +13 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -214.6 Mbps ) 27 ( +20 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -220.3 Mbps ) 11 ( +4 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )