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Madawaska internet service at a glance
people have access to broadband internet of any type
1 provider - 100.00%
2 providers - 97.20%
3 providers - 25.29%
4+ providers - 0%
Most available internet technology
Cable - 100%
DSL - 97%
Fiber - 0.000%
At 100%, broadband coverage in Madawaska 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 Madawaska area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Madawaska residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Madawaska, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.
There are four internet providers serving the Madawaska area, and 97.20% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Madawaska'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 Madawaska
The largest internet providers in Madawaska are Spectrum and HughesNet bringing cable and satellite options to Madawaska.
Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Madawaska 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 Madawaska covering 100% of the area.
Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Madawaska 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 Madawaska, $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 Madawaska, $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 Madawaska. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Madawaska's providers, 63 Mbps.
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HughesNet satellite internet
Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Madawaska covering 100% of the area.
HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Madawaska 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 Madawaska, $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 Madawaska, $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 Madawaska. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Madawaska's providers, 63 Mbps.
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Madawaska, ME internet providers
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Internet provider frequently asked questions
What’s the fastest internet provider in Madawaska?
Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Madawaska with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Madawaska. The next fastest internet provider in Madawaska is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.
What’s the cheapest internet provider in Madawaska?
Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Madawaska with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Madawaska, $54.99.
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.
How much should I pay for internet?
How do I get faster internet?
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.
Is cable or fiber internet better?
Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.