Internet providers in Chestertown, MD

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Chestertown internet service at a glance

At 88%, broadband coverage in Chestertown 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 Chestertown area will have access to DSL, which covers 86% of Chestertown residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 79% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Chestertown, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Chestertown area, and 77.04% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Chestertown's five internet providers, prices start at $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 120 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Chestertown

The largest internet providers in Chestertown are Verizon, HughesNet, and ViaSat, Inc. bringing DSL and satellite options to Chestertown.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Chestertown residents, covering 86% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Chestertown’s third most-available internet provider, ViaSat, Inc., offers satellite to around 100% of Chestertown residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

86%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Chestertown covering 86% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Chestertown 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 Chestertown, $49.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chestertown, $5.00.

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 Chestertown. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Chestertown's providers, 17 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 Chestertown covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Chestertown 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Chestertown, $49.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chestertown, $5.00.

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 Chestertown. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Chestertown's providers, 17 Mbps.

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ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet

Provider

ViaSat, Inc.

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from ViaSat, Inc. offers broadband to all households in Chestertown covering 100% of the area.

ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Chestertown 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, Inc. start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Chestertown, $49.99.

ViaSat, Inc. customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chestertown, $5.00.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ViaSat, Inc. offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Chestertown. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Chestertown's providers, 17 Mbps.

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Chestertown, MD internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 15 Mbps DSL 86%
Acquisitions Cogeco Cable Holdings II Inc. - - Cable 79%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
Delmarva WiFi LLC - - Wireless 100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Acquisitions Cogeco Cable Holdings II Inc. is the fastest internet provider in Chestertown with download speeds up to 120 Mbps. These speeds are available to 79% of households in Chestertown. The next fastest internet provider in Chestertown is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Verizon offers the cheapest internet in Chestertown with plans starting at $39.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Chestertown, $49.99.

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.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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.

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.