Internet Providers in Ripton, Vermont

Most Popular Internet Providers in Ripton, Vermont:

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  • 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. North Branch
    99.8% Available
    99.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    5 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 3-10mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes basic installation.
    • Price Range: $40 - $55
    • Contracts: 3 Years required
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Consolidated
    99.7% Available
    99.7%

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    Speeds up to:
    80 Mbps
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    20 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 6-80mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Free professional installation.
    • Price Range: $24.95 - $81.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year required
  • 5. 5. VTel Wireless
    43% Available
    43%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1.5 Mbps
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  • 6. 6. King Street Wireless
    31.5% Available
    31.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1 Mbps
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  • 1. North Branch
    47.1% Available
    47.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    5 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 3-10mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes basic installation.
    • Price Range: $85 - $85
    • Contracts: 3 Years required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. FirstLight
    54.6% Available
    54.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    N/A
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    98.6% Available
    98.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. Verizon
    45.5% Available
    45.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Ripton, Vermont

Information on this page is based on biannual FCC provider coverage filings. We leverage direct reporting from providers and other private data to further validate that information. Pricing and plan data is hand-gathered by our market research team. We have found and verified 83 Internet plans in Ripton since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 160 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

The majority of Ripton households have 2-3 wired Internet options available. 100 percent of the Ripton area — 500 people — are limited to one or fewer options. cable and DSL Internet almost always provide the best pricing and data policies for home use.

Taking a look at network technologies offered within the area, the most widespread physical wire Internet technology infrastructures are Satellite and DSL, with practically one hundred percent and close to one hundred percent respectively. DSL Internet service is delivered by twisted copper telephone wires on utility poles, and is sold by companies such as Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) that have existing phone networks. DSL is outperformed by all other major Internet technologies except dial-up.

Viasat Internet has the largest coverage area in Ripton. practically one hundred percent of Ripton census blocks can receive Internet service from them. HughesNet is the most likely second choice, with coverage in practically one hundred percent of local addresses with Satellite broadband service. HughesNet's fastest plan in Ripton is 25 Mbps.

Besides the Internet options listed above, Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) is another option to consider. They have Internet in virtually one hundred percent of Ripton. Wireless companies like North Branch Networks are worth considering. However, the incumbent wired providers usually offer a stronger value so far as speed and price.

Internet Statistics 2021

500 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 Ripton, Vermont

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) 80 Mbps DSL 1m 42s 99.7%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Ripton

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Ripton is the 204th most connected city in Vermont behind Middlebury, New Haven, Bristol, Vergennes, and Brandon.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 200 people in Addison County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

In Addison County, approximately 4,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Data Caps and Cord Cutting Around Ripton

Data collected by our market researchers suggests that common providers use data caps on home broadband connections. Data caps are controversial because users see caps as a strategy to discourage streaming. Providers insist they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the culprit is streaming services, which easily eats up one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Compare Ripton to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Ripton 8.4 Mbps 6 $3.80 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +537.2 Mbps ) 19 ( +13 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +152.9 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +172.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +178.2 Mbps ) 24 ( +18 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +170.7 Mbps ) 9 ( +3 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )