Internet Providers in Middletown, RI

Residential Internet Statistics for Middletown, RI
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $29.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Middletown, Rhode Island:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. Cox
    97% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    97% Available
  • 2. 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
  • 3. Verizon
    94.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    94.5% 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
  • 6. 6. EarthLink 5G Home Internet
    49.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    49.5% Available

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Internet Access in Middletown, Rhode Island

FCC data shows two primary Internet service types inside Middletown — cable (97.02% availability) and DSL (94.50% availability). Coaxial cable broadband service is provided via TV providers, using pre-existing copper coaxial TV lines mounted on utility poles or buried along the road. DSL is sent over landline phone lines. The vast majority of Middletown addresses can subscribe to cable and/or DSL from at least two telecom companies.

Cox Communications as well as Verizon also offer Internet service in Middletown, often competing for the same customers.

The plans displayed on this page are manually collected by our data science and research division.

Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As residents might predict, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.

For more info, activate the map below and use the zoom tools to navigate. You'll find that the average amount of broadband availability is 1.92 companies per census block. This low level of competition leaves 5.56 percent of consumers with only one choice.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Middletown, Rhode Island

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Cox Communications 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 97.0%
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%
EarthLink 5G Home Internet 100 Mbps 5G Internet 1m 21s 49.5%
800 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.

Middletown is the 26th most connected city in Rhode Island ahead of Saunderstown, Portsmouth, Newport, Jamestown, and Little Compton.

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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 2,000 people in Newport 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 94% of Middletown 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 Newport County, approximately 3,000 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 Middletown

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Compare Middletown to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Middletown 139.6 Mbps 7 $0.93 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +442.1 Mbps ) 22 ( +15 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +33.2 Mbps ) 21 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +60.1 Mbps ) 20 ( +13 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +62.6 Mbps ) 27 ( +20 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +56.9 Mbps ) 11 ( +4 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )