Internet providers in Fairfield, ME

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Fairfield, ME internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $34.95 24 - 25 MbpsDSL97%
Oxford County Telephone Company - -Fiber-optic6.842%
Great Works Internet - -DSL1.273%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Fairfield internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Fairfield 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 Fairfield area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Fairfield residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 6.840% of those living in Fairfield.

There are seven internet providers serving the Fairfield area, and 97.22% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Fairfield's seven internet providers, prices start at $34.95 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Fairfield

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

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Fairfield residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, which covers 97% of the area. Fairfield’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Fairfield 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 Fairfield covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Fairfield 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 Fairfield, $45.99.

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 Fairfield, $0.71.

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 Fairfield. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Fairfield's providers, 44 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

97%

DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to nearly all households in Fairfield covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont uses telephone lines in Fairfield 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 Fairfield, $45.99.

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 Fairfield, $0.71.

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 Fairfield. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Fairfield's providers, 44 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 Fairfield covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Fairfield 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 Fairfield, $45.99.

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 Fairfield, $0.71.

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 Fairfield. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Fairfield's providers, 44 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Fairfield with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Fairfield. The next fastest internet provider in Fairfield is Oxford County Telephone Company, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 6.842% of the area.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers the cheapest internet in Fairfield with plans starting at $34.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fairfield, $45.99.

Oxford County Telephone Company is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Fairfield, covering 6.842% of the city.

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.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.