Internet providers in Cambridge, VT

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Cambridge internet service at a glance

At 95%, broadband coverage in Cambridge is comparable to the rest of Vermont - 99%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Cambridge area will have access to DSL, which covers 95% of Cambridge residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Cambridge, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Cambridge area, and 93.04% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Cambridge's four internet providers, prices start at $50 and available download speeds reach up to 50 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Cambridge

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet is available to nearly all Cambridge residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from ViaSat, Inc., which covers 100% of the area.

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 Cambridge covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Cambridge 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Cambridge, $55.00.

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 lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cambridge, $7.86.

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 Cambridge. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Cambridge's providers, 19 Mbps.

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ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet

Provider

ViaSat, Inc.

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Cambridge 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Cambridge, $55.00.

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, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cambridge, $7.86.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ViaSat, Inc. offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Cambridge. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Cambridge's providers, 19 Mbps.

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Cambridge, VT internet providers

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Provider
FairPoint Communications, Inc. - -DSL95%
Stowe Communications, LLC - -Cable93%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Stowe Communications, LLC is the fastest internet provider in Cambridge with download speeds up to 50 Mbps. These speeds are available to 93% of households in Cambridge. The next fastest internet provider in Cambridge is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

ViaSat, Inc. offers the cheapest internet in Cambridge with plans starting at $50/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Cambridge, $55.00.

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.

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.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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%.