Internet Providers in Exeter, Rhode Island

Residential Internet Statistics for Exeter, RI
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $29.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Exeter, Rhode Island:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. Cox
    95.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    95.1% Available
  • 2. Verizon
    84.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    84.3% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    49.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    49.5% 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
  • 1. Verizon High Speed Internet
    35.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    35.5% Available
  • 2. Cox Business
    34.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    34.3% Available
  • 3. OSHEAN
    52.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    52.2% Available

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Internet Access in Exeter, Rhode Island

The average census block area within Exeter is served by, on average, 2.24 ISPs. This means that the majority of locations in the city will have at least 2-3 choices for Internet service, and can easily try a different company if disappointed by a local company.

The average speed around Exeter across all broadband providers is 441.75 Mbps, which is 56.55 percent higher than the Rhode Island 191.95 Mbps average.

Cox Communications as well as Verizon can also provide coverage in Exeter, with shared coverage areas in some blocks.

The packages shown above are collected individually through our data team.

According to the most recent FCC data, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the largest ISPs in Exeter in terms of coverage area. The more common providers often compete at addresses in different blocks around Exeter.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Exeter, Rhode Island

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Cox Communications 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 95.1%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 49.5%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
400 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.

Exeter is the 53rd most connected city in Rhode Island ahead of West Kingston, but behind Coventry, Wyoming, West Greenwich, and Hope Valley.

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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 900 people in Washington 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: 84% of people living in Exeter 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 92% of Exeter 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 Washington County, approximately 2,000 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 Exeter to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Exeter 441.8 Mbps 7 $0.68 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +139.9 Mbps ) 21 ( +14 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -269 Mbps ) 18 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -242.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -239.6 Mbps ) 24 ( +17 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -245.3 Mbps ) 10 ( +3 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )