Internet providers in Pittsfield, ME

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At 100%, broadband coverage in Pittsfield 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 Pittsfield area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Pittsfield residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Pittsfield, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Pittsfield area, and 99.17% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Pittsfield's four internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Pittsfield

The largest internet providers in Pittsfield are Spectrum, HughesNet, and ViaSat, Inc. bringing cable and satellite options to Pittsfield.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Pittsfield residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Pittsfield’s third most-available internet provider, ViaSat, Inc., offers satellite to around 100% of Pittsfield residents.

Spectrum cable internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Pittsfield covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Pittsfield 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 Pittsfield, $53.33.

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 Pittsfield, $2.13.

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 Pittsfield. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Pittsfield's providers, 50 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 Pittsfield covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Pittsfield 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 Pittsfield, $53.33.

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 Pittsfield, $2.13.

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 Pittsfield. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Pittsfield's providers, 50 Mbps.

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ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet

Provider

ViaSat, Inc.

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from ViaSat, Inc. offers broadband to all households in Pittsfield covering 100% of the area.

ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Pittsfield 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 ViaSat, Inc. start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Pittsfield, $53.33.

ViaSat, Inc. customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pittsfield, $2.13.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ViaSat, Inc. offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Pittsfield. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Pittsfield's providers, 50 Mbps.

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Pittsfield, ME internet providers

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Provider
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 100 Mbps Cable 100%
FairPoint Communications, Inc. - - DSL 99%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Pittsfield with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Pittsfield. The next fastest internet provider in Pittsfield is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Pittsfield with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Pittsfield, $53.33.

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.

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.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.