Internet providers in Andover, MA

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Andover internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in Andover is comparable to the rest of Massachusetts - 100%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Andover area will have access to cable, which covers 97% of Andover residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 87% of those living in Andover.

There are four internet providers serving the Andover area, and 96.50% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Andover's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Andover

The largest internet providers in Andover are Verizon and Xfinity bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to Andover.

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Andover residents, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 87% of the area. Andover’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 96% of Andover residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

95%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Andover covering 95% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Verizon is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Andover than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Andover, $44.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Andover, $3.00.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 880 Mbps in Andover. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Andover's providers, 351 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

87%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Andover covering 87% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Andover to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Andover, $44.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Andover, $3.00.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Andover. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Andover's providers, 351 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Andover covering 96% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Andover 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 Andover, $44.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Andover, $3.00.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 400 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Andover. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Andover's providers, 351 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Andover, you’ll likely have options from cable, fiber-optic, and DSL internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Andover, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and ViaSat, Inc. offers 100% availability in Andover and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Andover at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. The starting price for ViaSat, Inc. plans is higher than average for Andover at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Andover residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Andover, MA internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 200 - 940 Mbps Fiber-optic 95%
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 15 Mbps DSL 87%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 400 Mbps Cable 96%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Andover with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 95% of households in Andover. The next fastest internet provider in Andover is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 96% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Andover with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Andover, $44.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Andover, covering 95% of the city.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

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.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.