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Internet providers in Methuen Town, MA

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Methuen Town, MA internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -Fiber-optic98%
Verizon $39.99 -DSL83%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 400 MbpsCable98%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Methuen Town internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Methuen Town 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 Methuen Town area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of Methuen Town residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 83% of those living in Methuen Town.

There are four internet providers serving the Methuen Town area, and 98.22% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Methuen Town's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Methuen Town

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Methuen Town residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 83% of the area. Methuen Town’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 98% of Methuen Town residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Methuen Town covering 98% 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 Methuen Town than other internet types.

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

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 Methuen Town. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Methuen Town's providers, 150 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

83%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Methuen Town covering 83% of the area.

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

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 Methuen Town. These download speeds are available to 83% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Methuen Town'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

98%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Methuen Town covering 98% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Methuen Town 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 Methuen Town, $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 Methuen Town, $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 Methuen Town. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Methuen Town's providers, 150 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Methuen Town with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Methuen Town. The next fastest internet provider in Methuen Town is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 98% of the area.

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

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Methuen Town, covering 98% of the city.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

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.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.