A well-educated city on the coast, New Haven has a diverse population. More than 16% of residents were born in another country. A large percentage of the middle-class population works in the education field. New Haven residents depend on internet to keep up with friends and families overseas and to provide enhanced learning experiences for their students. Every resident can connect to thigh-speed internet services.
Cable internet is available from Xfinity and Optimum. Frontier Fios provides DSL connection. Fiber optics have yet to enter the area, but residents can opt for satellite internet from HughesNet.
Businesses have more options than residential subscribers. Commercial customers can get copper wire or DSL from Megapath. They can also get fiber optics from Fibertech and Level 3 Communications. Currently only about 57% of business can get fiber optics. As this expands, it_s likely the service will also become available to residents.