Internet providers in Aberdeen, MD

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Aberdeen, MD internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -Fiber-optic92%
Verizon $39.99 -DSL78%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 400 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Aberdeen internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Aberdeen is comparable to the rest of Maryland - 97%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Aberdeen area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Aberdeen residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 92% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 78% of those living in Aberdeen.

There are five internet providers serving the Aberdeen area, and 98.92% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Aberdeen's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Aberdeen

The largest internet providers in Aberdeen are Verizon and Xfinity bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to Aberdeen.

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Aberdeen residents, covering 92% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 78% of the area. Aberdeen’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 99% of Aberdeen residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

92%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Aberdeen covering 92% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Verizon is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Aberdeen than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Aberdeen, $50.19.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 880 Mbps in Aberdeen. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Aberdeen's providers, 116 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

78%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to most households in Aberdeen covering 78% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Aberdeen to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Aberdeen, $50.19.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Aberdeen. These download speeds are available to 78% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Aberdeen's providers, 116 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

99%

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

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Aberdeen, $50.19.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Aberdeen, $2.79.

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 Aberdeen. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Aberdeen's providers, 116 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Aberdeen, you’ll likely have options from cable, fiber-optic, and DSL internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Aberdeen, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Aberdeen and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Aberdeen at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Aberdeen at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Aberdeen residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Aberdeen may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Aberdeen cable, fiber-optic, and DSL internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Aberdeen with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 92% of households in Aberdeen. The next fastest internet provider in Aberdeen is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Aberdeen with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Aberdeen, $50.19.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Aberdeen, covering 92% of the city.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.