Internet Providers in Roslindale, MA

Residential Internet Statistics for Roslindale, MA
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $14.99
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Roslindale, Massachusetts:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    99.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    99.6% Available
  • 2. Verizon High Speed Internet
    95.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    95.3% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    20.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    20.3% Available
  • 6. 6. Astound Broadband Powered by RCN
    88.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    88.2% Available
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Internet Access in Roslindale, Massachusetts

Information here is calculated from the twice-annual FCC provider coverage reports. We leverage direct reporting from providers and other privatized datasets to further validate that data. Plane and pricing information on BroadbandNow is aggregated manually by our data science team. We've aggregated 483 Internet plans in Roslindale. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 1,372 records as of 2022. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

Cable TV and Internet providers like Xfinity and DSL providers like Verizon High Speed Internet are the primary Internet service types with availability in Roslindale.

Competition among Internet companies is decent for households in Roslindale, and the average census block can access 3-4 ISPs. Averaged out across all census blocks in the city, there are exactly 3.77 service options per block.

Xfinity is also a commonly available broadband choice for Roslindale, offering Cable service in near one hundred percent of Roslindale.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the largest Internet providers in Roslindale as measured by coverage area. These providers often overlap around Roslindale.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Roslindale, Massachusetts

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 99.6%
Astound Broadband Powered by RCN 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 88.2%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 20.3%

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100 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.

Roslindale is the 12th most connected city in Massachusetts ahead of Hyde Park, Chestnut Hill, and Jamaica Plain, but behind West Roxbury and Mattapan.

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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 6,000 people in Suffolk 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: 95% of people living in Roslindale 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 100% of Roslindale 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 Suffolk County, approximately 13,000 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 Roslindale to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Roslindale 89.3 Mbps 9 $0.37 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +492.4 Mbps ) 22 ( +13 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +83.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +110.4 Mbps ) 20 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +112.9 Mbps ) 27 ( +18 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +107.2 Mbps ) 11 ( +2 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )