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Internet Providers in Chittenden, Vermont
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Internet Access in Chittenden, Vermont
Chittenden currently has two common wired Internet service providers: XFINITY from Comcast and Viasat Internet. Xfinity is primarily a Cable provider. Their network offers download speeds as high as 1,000 Mbps and coverage for practically one hundred percent of the population. Viasat predominantly sells Satellite, with availability for virtually one hundred percent of the area. Xfinity also offers business-class Internet service in Chittenden.
Keep in mind that since FCC data is collected biannually and only made public six months after, availability shown in the results might not reflect the latest network upgrades. We aggregate availability data directly from many providers to help reduce this delay.
Cable providers like XFINITY from Comcast and DSL Internet service providers like Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) make up the top broadband network types available in Chittenden.
HughesNet is another commonly available broadband choice in Chittenden. They offer Satellite service available to practically one hundred percent of the area. VTel Wireless offers an alternative wireless service to virtually one hundred percent of the local area, although it needs roof access and line of site with a VTel Wireless access point.
The majority of Chittenden households have 4 options so far as home broadband, which is higher thanaverage in Vermont. Chittenden ranks 45th out of 252 cities in Vermont so far as broadband options. Areas the FCC would consider "underserved" are low, although some addresses may have issues that aren't visible from our coverage data. Click into the map below to explore data about Chittenden.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Chittenden, Vermont
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||100.0%|
|EC Fiber||800 Mbps||Fiber||10s||18.5%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||80 Mbps||DSL||1m 42s||97.5%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Chittenden
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Compare Chittenden to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Chittenden||4.4 Mbps||7||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +541.2 Mbps )||19 ( +12 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +156.9 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +176.5 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +182.2 Mbps )||24 ( +17 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +174.7 Mbps )||9 ( +2 )||$0.30 ( $0.00 )|