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Internet providers in 02108

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02108 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -Fiber-optic27%
Verizon $39.99 -DSL100%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable93%
RCN $19.99 25 - 330 MbpsCable33%
RCN $19.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic32%
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02108 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 02108 ZIP code 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 02108 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 40% of those living in the 02108 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 02108 area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 02108, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 02108

The largest internet providers serving the 02108 ZIP code are Verizon and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 02108 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from Verizon, which covers 27% of the area. Boston’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 93% of residents in the 02108 ZIP code.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to all households in the 02108 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Boston, $44.27.

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 02108 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Boston's providers, 436 Mbps.

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Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

150 Mbps

Average availability

27%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 02108 ZIP code, covering 27% 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 02108 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Boston, $44.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 150 Mbps in 02108 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 27% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Boston's providers, 436 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

93%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 02108 ZIP code, covering 93% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 02108 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 Boston, $44.27.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Boston, $0.20.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in 02108 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Boston's providers, 436 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 02108 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 02108 and the greater Boston area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Boston at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Boston at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 02108 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Boston may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Boston DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 02108 frequently asked questions

RCN is the fastest internet provider in the 02108 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 32% of households in 02108. The next fastest internet provider in the 02108 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 93% of the area.

RCN offers the cheapest internet in the 02108 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Boston, $44.27.

RCN is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 02108 ZIP code, covering 32% of the city. Verizon also offers fiber internet in 02108 and is available to 27% of households.

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Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

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.