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Internet providers in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills, MD

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Fountainhead-Orchard Hills, MD internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL98%
Antietam Cable Television $59.95 150 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
Telegia Communications - 10 - 30 MbpsWireless100%
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Fountainhead-Orchard Hills internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills 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 Fountainhead-Orchard Hills area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Fountainhead-Orchard Hills residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 54% of those living in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills.

There are five internet providers serving the Fountainhead-Orchard Hills area, and 97.34% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Fountainhead-Orchard Hills's five internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills

The largest internet providers in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills are Verizon, Antietam Cable Television, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Fountainhead-Orchard Hills.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Fountainhead-Orchard Hills residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Antietam Cable Television, which covers 100% of the area. Fountainhead-Orchard Hills’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Fountainhead-Orchard Hills residents.

Verizon DSL internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills 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 significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills, $61.23.

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 Fountainhead-Orchard Hills, $0.50.

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 Fountainhead-Orchard Hills. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fountainhead-Orchard Hills's providers, 51 Mbps.

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Antietam Cable Television cable internet

Provider

Antietam Cable Television

Starting price*
$59.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Antietam Cable Television offers broadband to all households in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills covering 100% of the area.

Antietam Cable Television’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Fountainhead-Orchard Hills residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Antietam Cable Television start at $59.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills, $61.23.

Antietam Cable Television customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 150 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills, $0.50.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Antietam Cable Television offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fountainhead-Orchard Hills's providers, 51 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Fountainhead-Orchard Hills 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills, $61.23.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills, $0.50.

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 Fountainhead-Orchard Hills. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Fountainhead-Orchard Hills's providers, 51 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Antietam Cable Television is the fastest internet provider in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills. The next fastest internet provider in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Verizon offers the cheapest internet in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fountainhead-Orchard Hills, $61.23.

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.

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.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

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.