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Internet providers in Chesapeake Beach, MD

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Chesapeake Beach, MD internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL92%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 400 MbpsCable97%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Chesapeake Beach internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Chesapeake Beach 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 Chesapeake Beach area will have access to cable, which covers 97% of Chesapeake Beach residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 92% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Chesapeake Beach, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Chesapeake Beach area, and 89.82% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Chesapeake Beach's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Chesapeake Beach

The largest internet providers in Chesapeake Beach are Verizon, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Chesapeake Beach.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Chesapeake Beach residents, covering 92% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 97% of the area. Chesapeake Beach’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Chesapeake Beach residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Chesapeake Beach covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Chesapeake Beach 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Chesapeake Beach, $44.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chesapeake Beach, $2.65.

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 Chesapeake Beach. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Chesapeake Beach's providers, 113 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

97%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Chesapeake Beach covering 97% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Chesapeake Beach 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 Chesapeake Beach, $44.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 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 Chesapeake Beach, $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 Chesapeake Beach. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chesapeake Beach's providers, 113 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Chesapeake Beach 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Chesapeake Beach, $44.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chesapeake Beach, $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 Chesapeake Beach. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Chesapeake Beach's providers, 113 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Chesapeake Beach with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in Chesapeake Beach. The next fastest internet provider in Chesapeake Beach is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Chesapeake Beach with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Chesapeake Beach, $44.99.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.