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Internet providers in Groton, CT

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Groton, CT internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
Thames Valley Communications - 6.6 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Groton internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Groton is comparable to the rest of Connecticut - 100%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Groton area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Groton residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 2.100% of those living in Groton.

There are five internet providers serving the Groton area, and 99.98% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Groton's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Groton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 124 Mbps 74 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Groton

The largest internet providers in Groton are Xfinity, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to Groton.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Groton residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Groton’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Groton residents.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Groton covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Groton residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Groton, $54.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Groton, $1.90.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Groton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Groton's providers, 83 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Groton covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Groton where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $64.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Groton, $54.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Groton, $1.90.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Groton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Groton's providers, 83 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$69.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Groton covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Groton where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for Viasat start at $69.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Groton, $54.99.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.83 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Groton, $1.90.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Groton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Groton's providers, 83 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Groton with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Groton. The next fastest internet provider in Groton is Thames Valley Communications, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Groton with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Groton, $54.99.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.