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Maine Internet Access

Internet Connectivity in ME

^ An estimated 975,017 Maine residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations [1].

Internet Info in ME by City

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Internet Availability in ME

^ Collectively (all cities), 81.2% of all Maine residents live in a household where Internet is available, which ranks 11th in the nation [2].

ME Internet Access

Maine Internet Speeds

Landline Internet Speed in Maine

  • Median Landline Internet speeds in ME [3]
    • Median download speed: 6.86 Mb/s
    • Median upload speed: 1.47 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 14.05 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 3.25 Mb/s

Landline Internet Speed: Maine vs. the U.S.

How Maine landline Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


Wireless Internet Speed in Maine

  • Median Wireless Internet speeds in ME [3]
    • Median download speed: 1.9 Mb/s
    • Median upload speed: 0.47 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 5.02 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 0.93 Mb/s

Wireless Internet Speed: Maine vs. the U.S.

How Maine wireless Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


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Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Maine

Landline Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in ME

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Cable Modem50 Mb/s - 100 Mb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s
Asymmetric DSL6 Mb/s - 10 Mb/s768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s
Asymmetric DSL6 Mb/s - 10 Mb/s768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s

Wireless Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in ME

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Wireless3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s
Wireless768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s200 Kb/s - 768 Kb/s
Wireless10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s

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Maine Internet Statistics

Maine Internet Connectivity

Maine: 73.4% of residents are connected, with 25.6% of the population connected on multiple devices [1].


Connected to the Internet in Maine


  • Maine Internet Connectivity [1]
    • It is estimated that 975,017 Maine residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, or elsewhere, or they are connected at multiple locations.
    • It is estimated that 353,344 Maine residents are not connected to the Internet at all. This includes not being connected at home, work, or elsewhere.

  • Maine Internet Availability [2]
    • It is estimated that 1,078,629 Maine residents live in a household where Internet is available.

Household Income in Maine

Maine: The median household income is $49,025; and 13% of households are below poverty level [6].


Maine Internet Access Facts & ISP Statistics

Maine Home Internet Speed

  • When comparing home (landline) and mobile Internet speeds in ME, median download speeds are 1.04 times higher for home (landline) & median upload speeds are 2.81 times higher for home (landline).
  • Home Internet Speeds in ME [5]
    • Median Home Download Speed: 5.34 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 1.94 Mb/s - 11.94 Mb/s
    • Median Home Upload Speed: 0.49 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.45 Mb/s - 0.92 Mb/s
  • Mobile Internet Speeds in ME [5]
    • Median Mobile Download Speed: 1.9 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 0.67 Mb/s - 5.02 Mb/s
    • Median Mobile Upload Speed: 0.47 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.41 Mb/s - 0.93 Mb/s

Maine Internet Connectivity


  • Connected to the Internet in the state of Maine [1]: 73.4% of ME residents are connected to the Internet in one or more locations on one or more devices.
    • The 73.4% mark ranks Maine 17th in the nation in total Internet connectivity.
    • 29.9% of residents are connected to the Internet only at home.
    • 4.6% are not connected at home, but are connected elsewhere.
    • 13.3% are connected at home and elsewhere on one device.
    • 25.6% are connected at home and elsewhere on more than one device.
    • 26.6% are not connected to the Internet at all.

  • Maine Internet Availability [2]
    • 81.2% of ME residents have access to the Internet at home.
    • This ranks Maine 11th in the country.

Maine Business Internet Speed Data

  • When comparing home and business Internet speeds in ME, median download speeds are 5.35 times higher for business & median upload speeds are 2.04 times higher for business.
  • Business Internet Speeds in ME [5]
    • Median Business Download Speed: 10.89 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 4.16 Mb/s - 18.11 Mb/s
    • Median Business Upload Speed: 2.62 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 1.42 Mb/s - 6.46 Mb/s
  • Small Business Internet Speeds in ME [5]
    • Median Small Business Download Speed: 4.35 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 1.79 Mb/s - 12.1 Mb/s
    • Median Small Business Upload Speed: 1.29 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.54 Mb/s - 2.38 Mb/s

Additional information about Maine

About Maine

Maine has a population of approximately 1,328,361, which ranks 40th in the U.S. among all states. [6]

ME Internet Access

More about Maine Internet Access

For more information about Maine Internet Service Providers, or for additional resources regarding ME Internet service overall, visit ConnectME Authority.

More About Maine

Of all residents in Maine, 85% have a high school diploma or higher, and 23% have a bachelor's degree or higher [6].

Maine Cities

ZIP Codes in ME


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References

1. ^ Bureau of Labor Statistics & Bureau of Census

2. ^ United States Census Bureau

3. ^ Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

4. ^ FCC & National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

5. ^ National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

6. ^ NTIA & U.S. Census Bureau