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Internet Service in Connecticut

In Connecticut, 99.4% of the population has wired or wireless Internet available at speeds of up to 10 Mbps. However, there are 23.5% of Connecticut residents who have no Internet connection that they can use. This is surprising and frightening.

The Internet technology available in Connecticut is extensive. 99.7% of the state has wireless Internet available. 98.1% of the state has cable Internet available, 97.1% has DSL as an option, and an impressive 44.1% have Fiber Internet available. Even better for consumers, over 68% of the state has 3 or more providers to choose from, for better choice and better chances of finding the right service.

3.40%

Population with faster than 1 gbps available.

3.30%

Population with only 100 mbps speeds or less available.

1.20%

Population with only 25 mbps speeds or less available.

35 mbps

Average internet download speed across the state

0.40%

Population with no wired internet access available.

99.60%

Population with wired internet access available.

2.00%

Population underserved with minimum service options available

58

Average broadband score for Connecticut

Broadband in Connecticut

Largest Cities in ConnecticutProvidersMax Speeds (mbps)Avg. Speeds (mbps)Broadband Score
Ansonia, CT9150 mbps12 mbps30 mbps3 mbps57
Bethel, CT10150 mbps12 mbps27 mbps2 mbps50
Bridgeport, CT12115 mbps12 mbps27 mbps2 mbps51
Bristol, CT8150 mbps12 mbps34 mbps3 mbps51
Brooklyn, CT10100 mbps5 mbps29 mbps2 mbps51
Colchester, CT7150 mbps12 mbps35 mbps3 mbps52
Cos Cob, CT10115 mbps100 mbps15 mbps6 mbps58
Danbury, CT13150 mbps12 mbps36 mbps3 mbps68
Darien, CT9115 mbps12 mbps13 mbps1 mbps28
Derby, CT8150 mbps12 mbps33 mbps3 mbps56
East Hartford, CT12300 mbps30 mbps47 mbps4 mbps89
East Haven, CT10150 mbps12 mbps27 mbps2 mbps56
Greenwich, CT10100 mbps100 mbps13 mbps6 mbps54
Groton, CT11150 mbps20 mbps33 mbps4 mbps70
Hartford, CT11150 mbps12 mbps24 mbps2 mbps50
Manchester, CT11300 mbps30 mbps38 mbps4 mbps78
Meriden, CT11300 mbps30 mbps52 mbps5 mbps90
Middletown, CT8150 mbps12 mbps33 mbps3 mbps50
Naugatuck, CT10150 mbps12 mbps27 mbps2 mbps56
New Britain, CT11300 mbps30 mbps52 mbps5 mbps90
New Haven, CT11150 mbps12 mbps24 mbps2 mbps50
New London, CT10120 mbps12 mbps22 mbps2 mbps51
New Milford, CT8115 mbps12 mbps40 mbps3 mbps56
Newington, CT10300 mbps30 mbps57 mbps5 mbps100
North Haven, CT10150 mbps12 mbps27 mbps2 mbps50
Norwalk, CT9115 mbps12 mbps13 mbps2 mbps29
Norwich, CT9150 mbps12 mbps29 mbps3 mbps56
Oakville, CT9115 mbps12 mbps13 mbps1 mbps32
Old Greenwich, CT9115 mbps12 mbps13 mbps2 mbps29
Orange, CT8150 mbps12 mbps32 mbps3 mbps55
Portland, CT9150 mbps12 mbps28 mbps2 mbps55
Putnam, CT9120 mbps10 mbps45 mbps3 mbps66
Ridgefield, CT9150 mbps12 mbps29 mbps3 mbps56
Riverside, CT10115 mbps100 mbps14 mbps4 mbps46
Shelton, CT12150 mbps12 mbps39 mbps3 mbps73
Somers, CT7300 mbps30 mbps60 mbps6 mbps92
Stamford, CT12115 mbps100 mbps13 mbps4 mbps53
Stratford, CT11150 mbps12 mbps43 mbps3 mbps73
Thomaston, CT9150 mbps12 mbps29 mbps3 mbps56
Torrington, CT10115 mbps12 mbps30 mbps2 mbps52
Trumbull, CT9150 mbps12 mbps52 mbps4 mbps73
Waterbury, CT10150 mbps12 mbps26 mbps2 mbps56
Waterford, CT9120 mbps12 mbps27 mbps3 mbps53
Watertown, CT9115 mbps12 mbps13 mbps1 mbps32
West Haven, CT10150 mbps12 mbps27 mbps2 mbps57
Westport, CT7115 mbps12 mbps17 mbps2 mbps29
Wethersfield, CT8300 mbps30 mbps52 mbps5 mbps78
Willimantic, CT10115 mbps12 mbps29 mbps2 mbps50
Windsor Locks, CT10300 mbps30 mbps41 mbps4 mbps91
Winsted, CT11115 mbps12 mbps28 mbps2 mbps52
* availability only includes locations with greater than 50,000 residents
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Top 10 Providers (by Coverage) in Connecticut
ProviderAvg. Speeds
HughesNet25 mbps
Exede25 mbps
ViaSat25 mbps
Frontier28 mbps
XFINITY by Comcast150 mbps
Spectrum100 mbps
Charter Communications100 mbps
Cox Communications301 mbps
Thames Valley Communications110 mbps
Atlantic Broadband120 mbps