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Internet providers in Arnold, MD

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Arnold, MD internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic99%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL49%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
Anne Arundel Broadband $19.99 100 - 940 MbpsCable3.176%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Arnold internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Arnold 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 Arnold area will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 98% of Arnold residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 90% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 45% of those living in Arnold.

There are five internet providers serving the Arnold area, and 99.40% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Arnold's five internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Arnold

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 174 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable
Verizon 36 Mbps 21 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in Arnold

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Arnold residents, covering 99% of households. Some will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 49% of the area. Arnold’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of Arnold residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Arnold covering 99% 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 Arnold than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Arnold, $46.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Arnold, $0.30.

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 Arnold. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Arnold's providers, 249 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

49%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to about half of households in Arnold covering 49% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Arnold 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Arnold, $46.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Arnold, $0.30.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Arnold. These download speeds are available to 49% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Arnold's providers, 249 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Arnold covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Arnold 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 Arnold, $46.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Arnold, $0.30.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Arnold. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Arnold's providers, 249 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Arnold and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Arnold at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Arnold at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Arnold residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Arnold with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Arnold. The next fastest internet provider in Arnold is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Anne Arundel Broadband offers the cheapest internet in Arnold with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Arnold, $46.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Arnold, covering 99% of the city.

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Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.