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Internet providers in Great Barrington, MA

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Great Barrington, MA internet providers

Provider
Verizon - -DSL100%
Spectrum $49.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $34.95 24 - 50 MbpsDSL36%
HughesNet $49.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Great Barrington internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Great Barrington 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 Great Barrington area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Great Barrington residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Great Barrington, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Great Barrington area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Great Barrington's six internet providers, prices start at $34.95 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Great Barrington

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Verizon 3 Mbps 0 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 124 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Great Barrington

The largest internet providers in Great Barrington are Spectrum, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Great Barrington.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Great Barrington residents, covering 100% of households. Some will also have the option of DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, which covers 36% of the area. Great Barrington’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Great Barrington residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Great Barrington covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Great Barrington, $50.37.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Great Barrington, $0.61.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Great Barrington. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Great Barrington's providers, 46 Mbps.

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Telephone Operating Company of Vermont DSL internet

Provider

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

36%

DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to some, but not many households in Great Barrington covering 36% of the area.

DSL internet from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont uses telephone lines in Great Barrington 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 Telephone Operating Company of Vermont start at $34.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Great Barrington, $50.37.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 24 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.46 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Great Barrington, $0.61.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Great Barrington. These download speeds are available to 36% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Great Barrington's providers, 46 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Great Barrington 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Great Barrington, $50.37.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Great Barrington, $0.61.

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 Great Barrington. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Great Barrington's providers, 46 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Great Barrington with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Great Barrington. The next fastest internet provider in Great Barrington is Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, offering download speeds up to 50 Mbps to 36% of the area.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers the cheapest internet in Great Barrington with plans starting at $34.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Great Barrington, $50.37.

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.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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.

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.