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Internet Providers in Fair Haven, Vermont
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Internet Access in Fair Haven, Vermont
Consumers have access to 13 Internet service providers (ISPs) operating in Fair Haven. 3 of these are mobile companies and 7 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.
The level of competition between broadband providers available for Fair Haven is relatively strong, with most households having 3-4 providers to choose from. Access isn't spread out equally. A notable 28.82 percent of area residents are still limited to one option for wired broadband service.
Remember that since FCC coverage data is only tallied up biannually and only published six months after that, providers listed in the results below might not include the latest expansions. Our process incorporates availability data directly from many providers to help fix this problem.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most common Internet options in Fair Haven.
Cable is the top network type with coverage in Fair Haven worth considering. For more detailed results, type your zip in our search tool above.
- There are 13 internet providers in Fair Haven with 7 of those offering residential service
- Fair Haven is the 73rd most connected city in Vermont ahead of West Rutland, Poultney, Whitehall, and Comstock, but behind Castleton.
- Explore internet access for communities within Fair Haven: Benson
- The fastest zip code in Fair Haven for July 2021 is 05743. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
28.8% of consumers in Fair Haven1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Fair Haven, Vermont
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||69.0%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||80 Mbps||DSL||1m 42s||76.9%|
|OTELCO||75 Mbps||DSL||1m 49s||40.1%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Cap Issues Around Fair Haven
Data collected by our research team suggests that common ISPs currently use data caps on home broadband packages. Data caps are a public issue lately because customers see them as a strategy to limit streaming. Providers explain data caps are a necessary tool for managing heavy network congestion. Either way, the issue is over-the-top streaming services, which can eat up anywhere from 1–7GB/hr.
Internet access in Fair Haven neighborhoods
We've analyzed data on Broadband coverage across all these neighborhoods in Fair Haven: Benson.
Compare Fair Haven to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Fair Haven||9.1 Mbps||7||$0.37 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +525.3 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.48 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +139.7 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +151.5 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +160.4 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +153 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|