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Internet providers in Eliot, ME

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Eliot, ME internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $39.95 -DSL100%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $39.95 -Fiber-optic98%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Eliot internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Eliot 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 Eliot area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Eliot residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 99% of those living in Eliot.

There are five internet providers serving the Eliot area, and 99.87% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Eliot's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 10,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Eliot

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 7 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont 100 Mbps 58 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 108 Mbps 20 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Eliot

The largest internet providers in Eliot are Xfinity and Telephone Operating Company of Vermont bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Eliot.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Eliot residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, which covers 100% of the area. Eliot’s third most-available internet provider, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, offers fiber-optic to around 98% of Eliot residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Eliot covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Eliot 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 Eliot, $51.23.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Eliot, $1.77.

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 Eliot. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Eliot's providers, 83 Mbps.

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Telephone Operating Company of Vermont DSL internet

Provider

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont

Starting price*
$39.95/mo.
Max download speed

10,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to all households in Eliot covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont uses telephone lines in Eliot 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 $39.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Eliot, $51.23.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Eliot. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Eliot's providers, 83 Mbps.

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Telephone Operating Company of Vermont fiber-optic internet

Provider

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont

Starting price*
$39.95/mo.
Max download speed

10,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Fiber-optic from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to nearly all households in Eliot covering 98% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Eliot than other internet types.

Internet prices for Telephone Operating Company of Vermont start at $39.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Eliot, $51.23.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Eliot. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Eliot's providers, 83 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Eliot and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Eliot at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Eliot at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Eliot residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Eliot may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Eliot cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is the fastest internet provider in Eliot with download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Eliot. The next fastest internet provider in Eliot is Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, offering download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Eliot with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Eliot, $51.23.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Eliot, covering 98% of the city.

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.

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.

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.