Internet Providers in Wells River, Vermont

Most Popular Internet Providers in Wells River, Vermont:

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  • 1. Spectrum
    88.6% Available
    88.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 6
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $152.97
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. T-Mobile Home Internet
    Available
    53.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $50 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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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
  • 5. 5. King Street Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1 Mbps
    Download
  • 6. 6. Consolidated
    98% Available
    98%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    80 Mbps
    Download
    20 Mbps
    Upload
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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
  • 7. 7. VTel Wireless
    66.9% Available
    66.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1.5 Mbps
    Download
  • 1. Spectrum Business
    45% Available
    45%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    View Spectrum Business Details
    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $64.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
    Upload
    View AT&T Wireless Details
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-3mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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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 Wells River, Vermont

Currently, there are 7 broadband providers in Wells River with home service. Including business Internet, there are 9 Internet providers overall,.

Viasat Internet offers the largest coverage area for Wells River residents. The company is available to close to one hundred percent of Wells River. HughesNet is also a common option in the area, with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of Wells River with Satellite service. The fastest plan listed by HughesNet for Wells River is 25 Mbps download.

The information listed here comes from FCC coverage reports, and is using private databases to create more granular listings than is available from government websites. Speed and pricing data is sourced thanks to our research division, who collect thousands of plans each year. We've analyzed 132 Wells River Internet plans from 2014 to the present, with 25 Internet or bundled deals currently on the market.

The average home in Wells River will find 3-4 companies at their address. Only 13.45 percent of Wells River residents are stuck with one choice for residential Internet service.

In summary, Wells River's Internet situation conforms with a common pattern in Vermont cities and towns: widespread access to cable and DSL, with the caveat that the majority of houses or apartments are limited to a single company for setting up either type of service. The cable/DSL pattern results from the fact that most Broadband Internet outfits were started pre-Internet as cable TV and phone companies. So, they can use pre-existing copper networks on utility poles for delivering their Internet service. The local average downstream speed is 63.59 percent higher than the state average across all cities. Review the speed test results directly below to see how local providers compare long term.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Wells River, Vermont

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 88.6%
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) 80 Mbps DSL 1m 42s 98.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Wells River

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Wells River is the 217th most connected city in Vermont ahead of Lisbon, but behind Bradford, Fairlee, North Haverhill, and Woodsville.

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

Approximately 800 people in Orange 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.

Approximately 87% of Wells River 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 Orange County, approximately 5,000 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 Cap Issues in Wells River

Data from our market researchers shows that common providers in Wells River place a limit on data use for their residential Internet packages. Data caps are disliked since consumers see caps as a strategy for limiting video streaming, while providers maintain that they are a necessary strategy for managing network congestion. Either way, the culprit is over-the-top streaming services, which easily uses one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Compare Wells River to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Wells River 400.8 Mbps 7 $0.70 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +144.8 Mbps ) 19 ( +12 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( -239.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( -219.9 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( -214.2 Mbps ) 24 ( +17 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( -221.7 Mbps ) 9 ( +2 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )