Internet Service Providers in Rhode Island

There are 5 internet provider across all of Rhode Island. 99.6% of homes can get more than one wired (cable, DSL, fiber) internet provider, which is below average. Competition is generally good for the customer, which means internet in Rhode Island is less likely to offer competitive speeds or prices. All home internet providers are listed below.

DecisionData Team
April 13, 2021

Internet data in Rhode Island



97.9% of homes can get Fiber. Rhode Island has 2 Fiber provider.



76.6% of homes can get DSL. Rhode Island has 2 DSL providers.



98.1% of homes can get Cable. Rhode Island has 1 Cable providers.


Wired internet

99.6% of homes can get Wired internet. Rhode Island has 5 Wired providers.

DecisionData Team
April 13, 2021

Rhode Island Internet Service Providers

Summary of Internet Service Providers

Internet ProviderState CoverageLink
Cox 98.05% Visit site
HughesNet 100.00% Visit site
Verizon 98.97% Visit site
Viasat 100.00%
Skycasters 100.00%

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Internet ProviderState CoverageLink
GTT Communications 1.10%

Internet Provider Summary in Rhode Island

Internet Provider Types

96.3% of Rhode Island homes can get some type of internet. The table below shows which types of service are available.

Internet Type% of Rhode Island
Fiber Optic90.30%

Rhode Island Internet Speeds

Speed RangeDownload Speed
21 to 30 Mbps 1.15%
101 to 250 Mbps 0.13%
251 to 500 Mbps 21.27%
501 to 1000 Mbps 77.39%
1 Gbps or more 77.39%

Rhode Island Internet Provider by City

DecisionData has collected and calculated the most comprehensive data for ISPs (internet service providers) in Rhode Island. Click on a city to view detailed information including speeds by provider by city and much more.