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Newton, MA Internet Access

Internet Connectivity in Newton

^ An estimated 63,349 Newton residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations [1].

Internet Availability in Newton

^ Collectively (all cities), 83.5% of all Massachusetts residents live in a household where Internet is available, which ranks 6th in the nation [2].

Disconnected in Newton

^ There are an estimated 21,797 Newton residents who are not connected to the Internet at all - whether at home, work, or elsewhere [1].

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Newton Internet Speeds

Landline Internet Speed in Newton

  • Average wireline ISP speeds in Newton
    • Average download speed: 11.11 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 5.05 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 61.77 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 16.72 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 90 wireline tests.

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

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


Wireless Internet Speed in Newton

  • Average wireless ISP speeds in Newton
    • Average download speed: 2.46 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 2.36 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 2.98 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 3.62 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 182 wireless tests.

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

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


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Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Newton

Landline Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Newton, MA

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Cable Modem100 Mb/s - 1 Gb/s50 Mb/s - 100 Mb/s
Optical Carrier50 Mb/s - 100 Mb/s10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s
Other Copper Wireline3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s

Wireless Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Newton, MA

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

Featured ISPs for Newton, MA

AT&T

AT&T

  • High Speed Internet
  • Fast, reliable broadband connections
  • Allows you to connect all Wi-Fi-enabled devices
  • Bundle with phone or other services for bigger discounts
DSL Extreme

DSL Extreme

  • Get fast internet for an unbeatable price!
  • Packages as low as $17.95/month.
  • FREE installation (reg. $199); No phone line required.
  • Up to 75Mbps download speed; Wireless Router included.

Newton Internet Statistics

Newton Internet Connectivity

Newton: 74.4% of residents are connected, with 28.9% of the population connected on multiple devices [1].


Connected to the Internet in Newton


  • Newton Internet Connectivity [1]
    • An estimated 63,349 Newton residents are connected to the Internet in some capacity - either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations.
    • An estimated 21,797 Newton residents are not connected to the Internet. These residents are not connected at home, work, or elsewhere.

  • Newton Internet Availability [2]
    • It is estimated that 71,097 Newton residents live in a household where Internet is available.

Household Income in Newton

Newton: The median household income is $215,160 and 8% of households are below poverty level [6].


Local Internet-Related Businesses in Newton

Free Wi-Fi in or near Newton, MA

Local businesses offering patrons free wi-fi Internet connectivity in the community.

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Community Anchor Institutions in Newton , MA

Organizations facilitating the greater use of broadband service in the community.


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Electronics Stores in or near Newton, MA

Businesses selling Internet-related hardware & software products in the community.

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Massachusetts Internet Access Facts & ISP Statistics

Massachusetts Home Internet Speed

  • When comparing home (landline) and mobile Internet speeds in MA, median download speeds are 1.68 times higher for home (landline) & median upload speeds are 3.6 times higher for home (landline).
  • Home Internet Speeds in MA [5]
    • Median Home Download Speed: 11.72 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 4.11 Mb/s - 20.07 Mb/s
    • Median Home Upload Speed: 2.58 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.95 Mb/s - 4.48 Mb/s
  • Mobile Internet Speeds in MA [5]
    • Median Mobile Download Speed: 3.26 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 1.06 Mb/s - 9.73 Mb/s
    • Median Mobile Upload Speed: 1.54 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.51 Mb/s - 4.32 Mb/s

Massachusetts Internet Connectivity


  • Connected to the Internet in the state of Massachusetts [1]: 74.4% of MA residents are connected to the Internet in one or more locations on one or more devices.
    • The 74.4% mark ranks Massachusetts 12th in the nation in total Internet connectivity.
    • 29.2% of residents are connected to the Internet only at home.
    • 4% are not connected at home, but are connected elsewhere.
    • 12.3% are connected at home and elsewhere on one device.
    • 28.9% are connected at home and elsewhere on more than one device.
    • 25.6% are not connected to the Internet at all.

  • Massachusetts Internet Availability [2]
    • 83.5% of MA residents have access to the Internet at home.
    • This ranks Massachusetts 6th in the country.

Massachusetts Business Internet Speed Data

  • When comparing home and business Internet speeds in MA, median download speeds are 1.61 times higher for business & median upload speeds are 0.84 times higher for business.
  • Business Internet Speeds in MA [5]
    • Median Business Download Speed: 9.82 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 2.98 Mb/s - 26.88 Mb/s
    • Median Business Upload Speed: 4.16 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 1.79 Mb/s - 8.37 Mb/s
  • Small Business Internet Speeds in MA [5]
    • Median Small Business Download Speed: 6.55 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 2.14 Mb/s - 19.02 Mb/s
    • Median Small Business Upload Speed: 2.02 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.69 Mb/s - 5.04 Mb/s

Additional information about Massachusetts

About Newton

Newton is a city with a population of 85,146 [2] that is located in Middlesex County in the state of Massachusetts.

MA Internet Access

Newton Internet Access

For more information about Newton Internet Access, or for additional resources regarding Massachusetts Internet access overall, visit Massachusetts Broadband Institute.

More About Newton

Of all residents in Newton, 95% have a high school diploma or higher, and 71% have a bachelor's degree or higher [6].

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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