Internet providers in Dexter, ME

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Dexter internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Dexter 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 Dexter area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Dexter 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 5.310% of those living in Dexter.

There are seven internet providers serving the Dexter area, and 99.48% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Dexter's seven internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Dexter

The largest internet providers in Dexter are Spectrum, HughesNet, and ViaSat, Inc. bringing cable and satellite options to Dexter.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Dexter residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Dexter’s third most-available internet provider, ViaSat, Inc., offers satellite to around 100% of Dexter 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 Dexter covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Dexter 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 Dexter, $53.33.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dexter, $2.13.

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 Dexter. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Dexter's providers, 50 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 Dexter covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Dexter 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Dexter, $53.33.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dexter, $2.13.

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 Dexter. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Dexter's providers, 50 Mbps.

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ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet

Provider

ViaSat, Inc.

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from ViaSat, Inc. offers broadband to all households in Dexter covering 100% of the area.

ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Dexter 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 ViaSat, Inc. start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Dexter, $53.33.

ViaSat, Inc. customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dexter, $2.13.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ViaSat, Inc. offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Dexter. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Dexter's providers, 50 Mbps.

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Dexter, ME internet providers

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Provider
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 100 Mbps Cable 100%
FairPoint Communications, Inc. - - DSL 99%
Cornerstone Communications, LLC - - DSL 98%
Cornerstone Communications, LLC - - Fiber-optic 5.309%
Biddeford Internet Corporation - - DSL 1.305%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Dexter with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Dexter. The next fastest internet provider in Dexter is Cornerstone Communications, LLC, offering download speeds up to 40 Mbps to 5.309% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Dexter with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Dexter, $53.33.

Cornerstone Communications, LLC is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Dexter, covering 5.309% of the city.

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.

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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.