Percentage with access to 100 Mbps download or faster
Percentage with access to
1 Gbps download or faster
Average Mbps download speed
Being close to a metro area means that you might have access to a larger pool of fast internet options. Below are the top 3 metro locations per state.
Boston-Cambridge-Newton – Population 4,875,390
Rockingham County-Strafford County – Population 439,266
Manchester-Nashua – Population 415,247
The largest metro area in New Hampshire is Boston-Cambridge-Newton with a population of 4,875,390.00. This is followed by the Rockingham County-Strafford County metro area, with a population of 439,266.00. This matters because according to the FCC data, areas with the highest population density tend to offer higher speeds and have access to more Internet providers.
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94% get DSL
93% get Cable
30% get Fiber
100% get Satellite
Broadband government information
Network New Hampshire Now (NNHN), spearheaded by the University System of New Hampshire, is a collaboration between state and local governments, non-profits, and private entities to bring a mix of wireline and wireless next-generation broadband services to community anchor institutions in all ten counties of New Hampshire, and to make broadband service more readily available to the state’s households and businesses.
NH Internet news
As part of a longstanding project to connect essential community anchor institutions across the country, and facilitate closer collaboration and long-term benefits for education, research, healthcare, public safety, and government services, the University Corporation for Advanced Internet Development (UCAID) proposes a comprehensive 50-state network benefitting approximately 121,000 community anchors.