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Internet providers in Rutland, VT

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Rutland, VT internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $39.95 -DSL99%
FirstLight Fiber - -DSL37%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Rutland internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Rutland 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 Rutland area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Rutland 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 1.100% of those living in Rutland.

There are six internet providers serving the Rutland area, and 99.09% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Rutland's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 10,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Rutland

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 149 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont 41 Mbps 6 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Rutland

The largest internet providers in Rutland are Xfinity, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Rutland.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Rutland residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, which covers 99% of the area. Rutland’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Rutland residents.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Rutland covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Rutland residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Rutland, $51.23.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rutland, $1.77.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Rutland. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rutland's providers, 83 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

2 Mbps

Average availability

99%

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

DSL internet from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont uses telephone lines in Rutland 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 Rutland, $51.23.

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 2 Mbps in Rutland. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rutland's providers, 83 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 Rutland covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Rutland 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 Rutland, $51.23.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rutland, $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 Rutland. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Rutland's providers, 83 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is the fastest internet provider in Rutland with download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Rutland. The next fastest internet provider in Rutland is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Rutland with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Rutland, $51.23.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

Allconnect lets you find and compare multiple providers all in one place at no cost to you. We partner with 30+ providers and are dedicated to bringing you accurate, up-to-date information so you can shop and compare with confidence.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.