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< 25 Mbps basic internet for checking e-mail, google searches 25-99 Mbps will handle streaming Netflix, FaceTime, Zoom calls 100-499 Mbps fast downloads, gaming online, streaming UHD on multiple screens 500-1,000 Mbps blazing fast for just about anything
Internet Providers in Huntington, Vermont
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Internet Access in Huntington, Vermont
Viasat Internet has the most coverage in Huntington. HughesNet is also widely available.
Cable and DSL are the primary broadband options in the Huntington area, fighting for potential customers at most addresses and competing with each other. Cable performance is overall stronger. That said, the overall speeds seen with either type are comparable and which is "best" frequently varies from block to block depending on the network quality in a given neighborhood.
There's above-average competition between providers in the Huntington area, but 100 locals don't have service from more than one provider. This means that if they aren't pleased with their local provider, they have no choice but to rely on a low-speed wireless. Thankfully, this issue isn't widespread in Huntington. The majority of households have 4 choices for broadband-quality Internet service.
The packages listed on this page are collected manually by our data analysis team.
Aside from the Internet options detailed above, Green Mountain Access is a third choice for coverage in 97 percent of Huntington. Fixed wireless companies like VTel Wireless and satellite Internet companies such as are also worth looking at, but the main wired options usually offer a better deal so far as performance and price.
Internet Statistics 2021
9.6% of consumers in Huntington100 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 Huntington, Vermont
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||90.9%|
|Green Mountain Access||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||97.4%|
|Burlington Telecom||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||15.7%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Huntington
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.
Data Cap Issues in Huntington
Data from our research team shows that popular providers in the area use data caps on residential broadband packages. Data caps are controversial because consumers see them as a tactic to discourage streaming services. Providers insist that they are a necessary tool for managing network traffic. In either case, the culprit is the same: video streaming, which can consume anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Compare Huntington to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Huntington||42.7 Mbps||8||$0.32 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +502.9 Mbps )||19 ( +11 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +118.6 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +138.2 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +143.9 Mbps )||24 ( +16 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +136.4 Mbps )||9 ( +1 )||$0.30 ( $0.00 )|