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Fort Kent internet service at a glance
people have access to broadband internet of any type
1 provider - 100%
2 providers - 98.94%
3 providers - 3.52%
4+ providers - 0%
Most available internet technology
Cable - 100%
DSL - 99%
Fiber - 3.520%
At 100%, broadband coverage in Fort Kent 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 Fort Kent area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Fort Kent 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 3.520% of those living in Fort Kent.
There are four internet providers serving the Fort Kent area, and 98.94% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Fort Kent's four internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.See all providers
Top high-speed internet providers in Fort Kent
The largest internet providers in Fort Kent are Spectrum and HughesNet bringing cable and satellite options to Fort Kent.
Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Fort Kent residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area.
Spectrum cable internet
Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Fort Kent covering 100% of the area.
Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Fort Kent residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.
Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Fort Kent, $54.99.
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 Fort Kent, $1.77.
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 Fort Kent. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Fort Kent's providers, 63 Mbps.
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HughesNet satellite internet
Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Fort Kent covering 100% of the area.
HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Fort Kent 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 Fort Kent, $54.99.
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 Fort Kent, $1.77.
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 Fort Kent. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Fort Kent's providers, 63 Mbps.
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Fort Kent, ME internet providers
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*Pricing per month plus taxes for length of contract. Additional fees and terms may apply. Pricing varies by location and availability. All prices subject to change at any time. May or may not be available based on service address. As of Mar 10, 2020.Need help?
Internet provider frequently asked questions
What’s the fastest internet provider in Fort Kent?
Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Fort Kent with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Fort Kent. The next fastest internet provider in Fort Kent is Oxford Telephone and Telegraph, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 3.522% of the area.
What’s the cheapest internet provider in Fort Kent?
Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Fort Kent with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Fort Kent, $54.99.
Is fiber internet available in Fort Kent?
Oxford Telephone and Telegraph is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Fort Kent, covering 3.522% of the city.
What’s a good speed for gaming?
Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.
Can I get Wi-Fi without a provider?
Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.
What internet providers are available at my address?
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.