Internet Service in Vermont

Only 84.5% of the population of Vermont can get high speed Internet that has up to 10 Mbps download speeds, making the Green Mountain State one of the worst in terms of high speed Internet accessibility. Yet despite that only 24.4% of Vermont has no Internet connection, which is much better than some states with worst accessibility.

In Vermont, 92.3% of the population has DSL access; 77.6% of residents have cable Internet. 96.3% has wireless Internet at any speed. Only 18.6% has a fiber Internet option. Over 41% of Vermont residents have the choice of 3 or more Internet service providers to connect them to the web.

5.20%

Population with faster than 1 Gbps available.

79.80%

Population with only 100 Mbps speeds or less available.

79.30%

Population with only 25 Mbps speeds or less available.

27 Mbps

Average internet download speed across the state

6.50%

Population with no wired internet access available.

93.50%

Population with wired internet access available.

16.00%

Population underserved with minimum service options available

17

Average broadband score for Vermont

Broadband in Vermont

Largest Cities in VermontProvidersSpeeds (down/up)Speeds (down/up)Broadband Score
Barnet, VT11100 Mbps / 5 Mbps15 Mbps / 1 Mbps34
Barre, VT20100 Mbps / 11 Mbps10 Mbps / 1 Mbps40
Bellows Falls, VT112 Gbps / 120 Mbps9 Mbps / 15 Mbps33
Bennington, VT162 Gbps / 1 Gbps71 Mbps / 73 Mbps100
Bethel, VT132 Gbps / 500 Mbps45 Mbps / 51 Mbps64
Brattleboro, VT112 Gbps / 20 Mbps9 Mbps / 14 Mbps33
Bristol, VT172 Gbps / 1 Gbps12 Mbps / 16 Mbps36
Burlington, VT172 Gbps / 1 Gbps65 Mbps / 69 Mbps94
Castleton, VT162 Gbps / 20 Mbps7 Mbps / 11 Mbps32
Charlotte, VT425 Mbps / 13 Mbps / N/A
Chester, VT112 Gbps / 1 Gbps53 Mbps / 60 Mbps69
Danville, VT11100 Mbps / 20 Mbps15 Mbps / 1 Mbps27
Dorset, VT142 Gbps / 20 Mbps7 Mbps / 12 Mbps32
East Montpelier, VT152 Gbps / 20 Mbps6 Mbps / 11 Mbps25
Essex Junction, VT182 Gbps / 1 Gbps62 Mbps / 65 Mbps88
Fair Haven, VT172 Gbps / 20 Mbps9 Mbps / 10 Mbps42
Fairfax, VT122 Gbps / 20 Mbps9 Mbps / 14 Mbps33
Hardwick, VT162 Gbps / 20 Mbps7 Mbps / 11 Mbps30
Hartland, VT162 Gbps / 1 Gbps37 Mbps / 42 Mbps69
Hinesburg, VT112 Gbps / 1 Gbps29 Mbps / 35 Mbps41
Manchester Center, VT102 Gbps / 20 Mbps9 Mbps / 16 Mbps32
Middlebury, VT212 Gbps / 25 Mbps8 Mbps / 9 Mbps45
Milton, VT162 Gbps / 20 Mbps7 Mbps / 11 Mbps32
Montpelier, VT162 Gbps / 20 Mbps6 Mbps / 10 Mbps30
Morrisville, VT162 Gbps / 20 Mbps7 Mbps / 11 Mbps31
Newport, VT172 Gbps / 20 Mbps6 Mbps / 10 Mbps32
Northfield, VT19100 Mbps / 20 Mbps6 Mbps / 2 Mbps21
Norwich, VT122 Gbps / 500 Mbps48 Mbps / 55 Mbps67
Pittsford, VT122 Gbps / 20 Mbps7 Mbps / 13 Mbps32
Putney, VT142 Gbps / 20 Mbps11 Mbps / 13 Mbps29
Randolph, VT92 Gbps / 20 Mbps10 Mbps / 18 Mbps32
Richford, VT92 Gbps / 20 Mbps8 Mbps / 17 Mbps26
Richmond, VT102 Gbps / 1 Gbps40 Mbps / 47 Mbps59
Rutland, VT142 Gbps / 20 Mbps8 Mbps / 12 Mbps31
Shelburne, VT172 Gbps / 20 Mbps6 Mbps / 10 Mbps32
South Burlington, VT182 Gbps / 1 Gbps61 Mbps / 65 Mbps88
Springfield, VT122 Gbps / 1 Gbps49 Mbps / 55 Mbps69
Stowe, VT15100 Mbps / 20 Mbps10 Mbps / 2 Mbps33
Swanton, VT102 Gbps / 20 Mbps9 Mbps / 16 Mbps32
Troy, VT152 Gbps / 20 Mbps7 Mbps / 11 Mbps27
Vergennes, VT152 Gbps / 1 Gbps15 Mbps / 18 Mbps43
Waitsfield, VT121 Gbps / 1 Gbps33 Mbps / 28 Mbps68
Waterbury, VT202 Gbps / 25 Mbps8 Mbps / 10 Mbps39
West Rutland, VT172 Gbps / 20 Mbps6 Mbps / 10 Mbps32
White River Junction, VT152 Gbps / 20 Mbps7 Mbps / 11 Mbps33
Wilder, VT152 Gbps / 20 Mbps7 Mbps / 11 Mbps32
Williamstown, VT16100 Mbps / 11 Mbps12 Mbps / 2 Mbps33
Wilmington, VT15100 Mbps / 20 Mbps6 Mbps / 1 Mbps23
Windsor, VT112 Gbps / 20 Mbps8 Mbps / 14 Mbps32
Winooski, VT182 Gbps / 1 Gbps62 Mbps / 65 Mbps88
* availability only includes locations with greater than 50,000 residents