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Internet providers in Laurel, DE

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Laurel, DE internet providers

Provider
Verizon - -DSL97%
Xfinity $20.00 25 - 400 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $49.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
Delmarva WiFi $71.00 10 - 25 MbpsWireless12%
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Laurel internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Laurel is comparable to the rest of Delaware - 99%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Laurel area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Laurel residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Laurel, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Laurel area, and 96.57% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Laurel's five internet providers, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Laurel

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Verizon 15 Mbps 6 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 197 Mbps 22 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Laurel

The largest internet providers in Laurel are Xfinity, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to Laurel.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Laurel residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Laurel’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Laurel residents.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$20/mo.
Max download speed

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Laurel covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Laurel residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $20/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Laurel, $47.75.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.80 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Laurel, $2.65.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 400 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Laurel. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Laurel's providers, 116 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Laurel covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Laurel where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Laurel, $47.75.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Laurel, $2.65.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Laurel. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Laurel's providers, 116 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Laurel covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Laurel where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for Viasat start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Laurel, $47.75.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Laurel, $2.65.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Laurel. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Laurel's providers, 116 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Laurel with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Laurel. The next fastest internet provider in Laurel is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Laurel with plans starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Laurel, $47.75.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.