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Internet providers in Fort Kent, ME

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Fort Kent, ME internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $39.95 -DSL99%
Oxford County Telephone Company - -Fiber-optic3.522%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Fort Kent internet service at a glance

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 4.180% 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 10,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Fort Kent

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 64 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont 24 Mbps 11 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Fort Kent

The largest internet providers in Fort Kent are Spectrum, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, 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 DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, which covers 99% of the area. Fort Kent’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Fort Kent residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Fort Kent, $51.64.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fort Kent, $0.32.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Fort Kent. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fort Kent's providers, 63 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

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

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

DSL internet from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont uses telephone lines in Fort Kent 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 Fort Kent, $51.64.

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 20 Mbps in Fort Kent. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fort Kent's providers, 63 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Fort Kent, $51.64.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fort Kent, $0.32.

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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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is the fastest internet provider in Fort Kent with download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Fort Kent. The next fastest internet provider in Fort Kent is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers the cheapest internet in Fort Kent with plans starting at $39.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fort Kent, $51.64.

Oxford County Telephone Company is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Fort Kent, covering 3.522% of the city.

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.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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.