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Internet providers in Milton, MA

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Milton, MA internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL99%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic0.082%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
Astound $25.99 300 - 1,200 MbpsCable72%
Astound $25.99 300 - 1,200 MbpsFiber-optic0.722%
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Milton internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Milton 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 Milton area will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of Milton residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 19% of those living in Milton.

There are five internet providers serving the Milton area, and 99.03% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Milton's five internet providers, prices start at $25.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Milton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 152 Mbps 25 Mbps Cable
Verizon 42 Mbps 15 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Milton

The largest internet providers in Milton are Verizon, Xfinity, and Astound bringing DSL and cable options to Milton.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Milton residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 99% of the area. Milton’s third most-available internet provider, Astound, offers cable to around 72% of Milton residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Milton covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Milton 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Milton, $48.19.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Milton, $0.19.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Milton. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Milton's providers, 681 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

99%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Milton 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 Milton, $48.19.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Milton, $0.19.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Milton. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Milton's providers, 681 Mbps.

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Astound cable internet

Provider

Astound

Starting price*
$25.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,200 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

72%

Cable from Astound offers broadband to most households in Milton covering 72% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Astound start at $25.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Milton, $48.19.

Astound customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.09 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Milton, $0.19.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Astound offers download speeds up to 1,200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Milton. These download speeds are available to 72% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Milton's providers, 681 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Milton and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Milton at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Milton at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Milton 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 Milton with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Milton. The next fastest internet provider in Milton is Astound, offering download speeds up to 1,200 Mbps to 72% of the area.

Astound offers the cheapest internet in Milton with plans starting at $25.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Milton, $48.19.

Astound is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Milton, covering 0.722% of the city. Verizon also offers fiber internet in Milton and is available to 0.082% of households.

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.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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.