Internet providers in 04444

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04444 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable87%
BendBroadband - 100 - 50 MbpsDSL65%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $34.95 24 - 25 MbpsDSL42%
Cornerstone Communications - -DSL24%
UNITEL $23.99 4 - 10 MbpsDSL14%
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04444 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 04444 ZIP code 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 04444 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 87% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 26% of those living in the 04444 ZIP code.

There are 11 internet providers serving the 04444 area, and 91.60% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 11 internet providers in 04444, prices start at $23.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 04444

The largest internet providers serving the 04444 ZIP code are Spectrum, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, and UNITEL bringing cable and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 04444 ZIP code, covering 87% of households. Some will also have the option of DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, which covers 42% of the area. Hampden’s third most-available internet provider, UNITEL, offers DSL to around 14% of residents in the 04444 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

87%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 04444 ZIP code, covering 87% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 04444 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 Hampden, $42.35.

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 Hampden, $0.98.

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 04444 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Hampden's providers, 173 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

42%

DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to about half of households in the 04444 ZIP code, covering 42% of the area.

DSL internet from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont uses telephone lines 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Hampden, $42.35.

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 Hampden, $0.98.

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 04444 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 42% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Hampden's providers, 173 Mbps.

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UNITEL DSL internet

Provider

UNITEL

Starting price*
$23.99/mo.
Max download speed

10 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

14%

DSL from UNITEL offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 04444 ZIP code, covering 14% of the area.

DSL internet from UNITEL uses telephone lines 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 UNITEL start at $23.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Hampden, $42.35.

UNITEL customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 4 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $6.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hampden, $0.98.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, UNITEL offers download speeds up to 10 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 04444 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 14% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Hampden's providers, 173 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 04444 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 04444 and the greater Hampden area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hampden at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Hampden at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 04444 ZIP, 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 Hampden may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 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 Hampden cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 04444 frequently asked questions

UNITEL is the fastest internet provider in the 04444 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 13% of households in 04444. The next fastest internet provider in the 04444 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 87% of the area.

UNITEL offers the cheapest internet in the 04444 ZIP with service starting at $23.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hampden, $42.35.

BendBroadband is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 04444 ZIP code, covering 13% of the city. UNITEL also offers fiber internet in 04444 and is available to 13% of households.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

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.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.