Internet Service Providers in Groton, Vermont
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Residential Internet Statistics for Groton, VT
|Wired Internet Providers:||3|
|Average Speed Test Result:||8.36 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||1,200 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||6.15%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Groton, Vermont
Internet Access in Groton, Vermont
Cable and Satellite lines make up the most widely available wired broadband network types throughout Groton, showing 63.74 and near one hundred percent network reach within city limits.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) or HughesNet are the main Internet options in Groton.
Broadband competition in Groton is high. The average household has 3-4 providers available to them. Internet access isn't distributed fairly. A surprising 37.14 percent of area residents still have only one or fewer options for true broadband services.
Since FCC data is currently collected biannually and only published six months later, availability shown here may not be complete.
While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) is also in the area with DSL availability for 96 percent of census blocks and a maximum speed of 50 Mbps. Fixed wireless plans from companies like VTel Wireless connect customers to as much as 2 Mbps via wireless hardware. See the map below to see how many options residents have at a granular level.
Internet Statistics 2021
37.1% of consumers in Groton400 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Groton, Vermont
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||50 Mbps||DSL||2m 43s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||35 Mbps||Satellite||3m 54s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Groton, Vermont
- Consolidated - 96.2% Availability in Groton - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- Spectrum - 63.7% Availability in Groton - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
- Xfinity - 1.2% Availability in Groton - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Groton - Speeds up to 35 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Groton - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Groton
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||DSL||96.2%+||50 Mbps|
|VTel Wireless||Fixed Wireless||92.2%+||1.5 Mbps|
|King Street Wireless||Fixed Wireless||75.8%+||1.0 Mbps|
|Kingdom Connection||Fixed Wireless||22.7%+||10 Mbps|
|Cloud Alliance||Fixed Wireless||5.4%+||6 Mbps|
|XFINITY from Comcast||Cable||1.2%+||1,200 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||35 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Cable||52.3%+||940 Mbps|
|Comcast Business||Cable||0.6%+||987 Mbps|
Compare Groton to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Groton||8.4 Mbps||9||$0.21 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +340.7 Mbps )||15 ( +6 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +98.7 Mbps )||18 ( +9 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +91.3 Mbps )||15 ( +6 )||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +103.3 Mbps )||21 ( +12 )||$0.21 ( + $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +106.9 Mbps )||9||$0.26 ( + $0.00 )|