Internet Providers in Stockbridge, VT

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Residential Internet Statistics for Stockbridge, VT
Internet Providers: 7
Internet Plans: 7
Fastest Speed Available: 800 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $80.12

Internet Access in Stockbridge, Vermont

Viasat Internet has the most coverage in Stockbridge. HughesNet is also widely available.

Stockbridge residents on average have more than one Internet companies at a given address, although the number of options tends to change from block to block. The mapping tool provided below illustrates how competition changes around Stockbridge.

Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) as well as EC Fiber can also provide Internet service in Stockbridge, often competing for the same customers.

The packages listed here are manually gathered through our data team. The 19 plans shown above are the most relevant of 109 plans we've collected in Stockbridge to date.

When choosing an broadband Internet provider, fiber Internet is the best choice available in Stockbridge, for most users. All broadband Internet providers use fiber-optic cables to transmit data over long distances, but only true "Fiber to the Home" providers bring that fiber connection all the way to subscriber buildings. Other technologies in the listings above compete on pricing and flexibility rather than pure download and upload speeds.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Stockbridge, Vermont

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
EC Fiber 800 Mbps Fiber 10s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Stockbridge, Vermont

  • Consolidated - DSL - 99.6% Availability in Stockbridge - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • EC Fiber - Fiber - 98.5% Availability in Stockbridge - Speeds up to 800 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Stockbridge - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Stockbridge - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Stockbridge

Stockbridge Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Stockbridge is the 130th most connected city in Vermont ahead of Pittsford, but behind Randolph, Randolph Center, South Royalton, and Bethel.

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

Approximately 500 people in Windsor 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.

Fiber Availability: 98% of people living in Stockbridge have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 98% of Stockbridge residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Windsor County, approximately 2,000 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 in Stockbridge

Data from our researchers suggests that some of the popular ISPs in Stockbridge use data caps for their residential Internet connections. Data caps are controversial because subscribers view them as a tactic for limiting "cord cutting", while providers maintain that they are a necessary strategy for managing heavy network traffic. In either case, the problem is the same: streaming video, which easily eats up anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hr.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Stockbridge

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) DSL 99.6%+ 100 Mbps
EC Fiber Fiber 98.5%+ 800 Mbps
VTel Wireless Fixed Wireless 90.6%+ 1.5 Mbps
King Street Wireless Fixed Wireless 82.6%+ 1.0 Mbps
WaveComm Fixed Wireless 47.3%+ 3.0 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
EC Fiber Fiber 99.9%+ 800 Mbps
FirstLight Fiber 7.1%+ -- Mbps
Verizon Business Copper 0.2%+ 1.5 Mbps

Compare Stockbridge to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Stockbridge 6.4 Mbps 7 $1.38 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +409 Mbps ) 16 ( +9 ) $0.70 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +112.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +109.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +121 Mbps ) 23 ( +16 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +121.2 Mbps ) 8 ( +1 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )