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Internet providers in Auburn, ME

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Auburn, ME internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $34.95 24 - 25 MbpsDSL99%
Oxford County Telephone Company - -Fiber-optic61%
Great Works Internet - -DSL32%
Oxford County Telephone Company - -DSL20%
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Auburn internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Auburn is comparable to the rest of Maine - 100%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Auburn area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Auburn residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 61% of those living in Auburn.

There are eight internet providers serving the Auburn area, and 99.21% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Auburn's eight internet providers, prices start at $34.95 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Auburn

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

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Auburn residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, which covers 99% of the area. Auburn’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Auburn residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Auburn, $47.48.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Auburn, $0.83.

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 Auburn. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Auburn's providers, 36 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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to all households in Auburn covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont uses telephone lines in Auburn 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 Auburn, $47.48.

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 Auburn, $0.83.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Auburn. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Auburn's providers, 36 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Auburn 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Auburn, $47.48.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Auburn, $0.83.

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 Auburn. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Auburn's providers, 36 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Auburn with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Auburn. The next fastest internet provider in Auburn is Redzone Wireless , offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers the cheapest internet in Auburn with plans starting at $34.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Auburn, $47.48.

Oxford County Telephone Company is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Auburn, covering 61% of the city.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.