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Internet providers in Chevy Chase, MD

Chevy Chase, MD internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic99%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL51%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
Astound $25.99 300 - 1,200 MbpsCable89%
Astound $25.99 300 - 1,200 MbpsFiber-optic0.628%
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Chevy Chase internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Chevy Chase 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 Chevy Chase area will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 99% of Chevy Chase residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 50% of those living in Chevy Chase.

There are five internet providers serving the Chevy Chase area, and 98.78% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Chevy Chase's five internet providers, prices start at $25.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Chevy Chase

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Chevy Chase residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 51% of the area. Chevy Chase’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 99% of Chevy Chase 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 Chevy Chase 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 Chevy Chase 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 Chevy Chase, $48.19.

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 Chevy Chase, $0.19.

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 Chevy Chase. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chevy Chase's providers, 638 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

51%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to about half of households in Chevy Chase covering 51% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Chevy Chase 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 Chevy Chase, $48.19.

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 Chevy Chase, $0.19.

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 Chevy Chase. These download speeds are available to 51% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chevy Chase's providers, 638 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

99%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Chevy Chase 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 Chevy Chase, $48.19.

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 Chevy Chase, $0.19.

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 Chevy Chase. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chevy Chase's providers, 638 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Chevy Chase and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Chevy Chase at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Chevy Chase at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Chevy Chase 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 Chevy Chase with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Chevy Chase. The next fastest internet provider in Chevy Chase is Astound, offering download speeds up to 1,200 Mbps to 89% of the area.

Astound offers the cheapest internet in Chevy Chase with plans starting at $25.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Chevy Chase, $48.19.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Chevy Chase, covering 99% of the city. Astound also offers fiber internet in Chevy Chase and is available to 0.628% of households.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

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.