The family-friendly city of Wethersfield is home to white-collar workers who work in management roles and are upper class. Residents are quite well-educated and diverse. More than 10% of Wethersfield residents are of Hispanic or Latino decent. In addition, almost 18% of the community was born outside the United States. They rely on their internet services to connect with loved ones in their country of origin and pursue advanced degrees. 99% of Wethersfield and 98% of Connecticut have access to high-speed internet.
Frontier Fios offers DSL to 100% of homes and is the sole provider in the area. Cox Communications reaches 99% of residents with cable internet services. Xfinity also offers cable internet on a limited basis. 2% of residents west of the Connecticut River can opt for Xfinity. Fiber optics are not yet available to residents.
Fiber optics are available to commercial users from several carriers. Fibertech offers the service to 41% of commercial users. Level 3 Communications and Connecticut Education Network both reach 1% of businesses with fiber optics.