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Internet providers in 21601

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21601 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -DSL91%
Easton Cable $30.00 10 - 200 MbpsCable68%
Atlantic Broadband $39.99 50 - 120 MbpsCable19%
Easton Cable $30.00 10 - 200 MbpsFiber-optic1.471%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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21601 internet service at a glance

At 96%, broadband coverage in the 21601 ZIP code 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 21601 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 91% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 82% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.470% of those living in the 21601 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 21601 area, and 78.14% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 21601, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 200 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 21601

The largest internet providers serving the 21601 ZIP code are Verizon, Easton Cable, and Atlantic Broadband bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 21601 ZIP code, covering 91% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Easton Cable, which covers 68% of the area. Easton’s third most-available internet provider, Atlantic Broadband, offers cable to around 19% of residents in the 21601 ZIP code.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

91%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 21601 ZIP code, covering 91% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines 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 Easton, $48.50.

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 21601 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Easton's providers, 116 Mbps.

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Easton Cable cable internet

Provider

Easton Cable

Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

68%

Cable from Easton Cable offers broadband to most households in the 21601 ZIP code, covering 68% of the area.

Easton Cable’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 21601 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Easton Cable start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Easton, $48.50.

Easton Cable customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Easton, $2.11.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Easton Cable offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 21601 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 68% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Easton's providers, 116 Mbps.

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Atlantic Broadband cable internet

Provider

Atlantic Broadband

Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

120 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

19%

Cable from Atlantic Broadband offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 21601 ZIP code, covering 19% of the area.

Atlantic Broadband’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 21601 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Atlantic Broadband start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Easton, $48.50.

Atlantic Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.80 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Easton, $2.11.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Atlantic Broadband offers download speeds up to 120 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 21601 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 19% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Easton's providers, 116 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 21601 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 21601 and the greater Easton area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Easton at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Easton at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 21601 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Easton may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Easton DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 21601 frequently asked questions

Easton Cable is the fastest internet provider in the 21601 ZIP code with download speeds up to 200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 68% of households in 21601. The next fastest internet provider in the 21601 ZIP code is Easton Cable, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 1.471% of the area.

Easton Cable offers the cheapest internet in the 21601 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Easton, $48.50.

Easton Cable is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 21601 ZIP code, covering 1.471% of the city.

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.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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.