Internet providers in Colesville, MD

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Colesville, MD internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic100%
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL46%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 400 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Colesville internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Colesville 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 Colesville area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Colesville residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 46% of those living in Colesville.

There are four internet providers serving the Colesville area, and 99.90% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Colesville's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Colesville

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Colesville residents, covering 100% of households. Some will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 46% of the area. Colesville’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of Colesville residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Colesville covering 100% 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 Colesville than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Colesville, $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 Colesville, $2.14.

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 Colesville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Colesville's providers, 348 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

46%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to about half of households in Colesville covering 46% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Colesville 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 Colesville, $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 Colesville, $2.14.

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 Colesville. These download speeds are available to 46% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Colesville's providers, 348 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

100%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Colesville 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 Colesville, $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 Colesville, $2.14.

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 Colesville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Colesville's providers, 348 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Colesville with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Colesville. The next fastest internet provider in Colesville is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 100% of the area.

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

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Colesville, covering 100% of the city.

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.

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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.