Internet Providers in Saugus, MA

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

Top Internet Providers in Saugus, Massachusetts:

Showing 1 to 5 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. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    87.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    87.1% Available
  • 3. Verizon
    98.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    98.6% 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

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Internet Access in Saugus, Massachusetts

Viasat Internet has the strongest coverage footprint in Saugus. HughesNet is also commonly available.

The information on this page comes from FCC filings, and is using private data sources and direct provider reporting to provide more accurate listings than is available from the FCC directly. Address-level information isn't always available. Speed and pricing data is sourced by manually collecting thousands of plans every year.

Xfinity provides an alternative to the primary providers, serving Saugus with a maximum speed of 1,000 Mbps. There are 5 providers in Saugus offering enterprise-level products and services like point-to-point connectivity and MPLS. We list all providers with explicit business plans on their site, although some offer both residential and business broadband.

In terms of network technology available around Saugus, we see that the most widespread wired Internet technology options are Cable and 5G Internet, with near one hundred percent and 87.10% respectively. Television corporations are the main source for cable Internet, since they can utilize pre-existing TV wires — which already connect to most homes — to connect customers to the Internet. Saugus customers of cable ISPs such as Xfinity usually pick it thanks to the combination of low pricing for workable speeds. (Compared to the alternatives, anyway.)

Overall, the competition between providers in Saugus isn't high (2.09 companies registered in the average census block). It isn't a lot, but it's sufficient to drive competition on price that benefits those who live in well-wired parts of the city.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Saugus, Massachusetts

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 99.6%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 87.1%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
200 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.

Saugus is the 191st most connected city in Massachusetts behind Wakefield, Lynn, Malden, Melrose, and Revere.

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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.

Fiber Availability: 11% of people living in Saugus 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 99% of Saugus 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.

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Compare Saugus to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Saugus 203.9 Mbps 8 $0.37 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +377.8 Mbps ) 22 ( +14 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -31.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -4.2 Mbps ) 20 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -1.7 Mbps ) 27 ( +19 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -7.4 Mbps ) 11 ( +3 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )