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Internet providers in Boxford, MA

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Boxford, MA internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -Fiber-optic99%
Verizon $39.99 -DSL68%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 400 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Boxford internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Boxford 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 Boxford area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Boxford residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 68% of those living in Boxford.

There are four internet providers serving the Boxford area, and 99.00% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Boxford's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Boxford

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Boxford residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 68% of the area. Boxford’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 99% of Boxford residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

150 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Boxford covering 99% 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 Boxford than other internet types.

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

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 Boxford. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Boxford's providers, 150 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

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

5 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

68%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to most households in Boxford covering 68% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Boxford 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 Boxford, $44.99.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 5 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in Boxford. These download speeds are available to 68% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Boxford's providers, 150 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

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Boxford covering 99% of the area.

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

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Boxford, $2.14.

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 Boxford. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Boxford's providers, 150 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Boxford with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Boxford. The next fastest internet provider in Boxford is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 99% of the area.

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

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Boxford, covering 99% of the city.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

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