Internet providers in Glen Burnie, MD

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Glen Burnie internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in Glen Burnie 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 Glen Burnie area will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 93% of Glen Burnie residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 84% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 77% of those living in Glen Burnie.

There are six internet providers serving the Glen Burnie area, and 82.68% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Glen Burnie's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Glen Burnie

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Glen Burnie residents, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 77% of the area. Glen Burnie’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 82% of Glen Burnie residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

93%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Glen Burnie covering 93% 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 Glen Burnie than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Glen Burnie, $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 Glen Burnie, $3.00.

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 Glen Burnie. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Glen Burnie's providers, 298 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

77%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to most households in Glen Burnie covering 77% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Glen Burnie 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 Glen Burnie, $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 Glen Burnie, $3.00.

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 Glen Burnie. These download speeds are available to 77% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Glen Burnie's providers, 298 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

82%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Glen Burnie covering 82% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Glen Burnie 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 Glen Burnie, $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, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Glen Burnie, $3.00.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Glen Burnie. These download speeds are available to 82% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Glen Burnie's providers, 298 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Glen Burnie, MD internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 200 - 940 Mbps Fiber-optic 93%
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 15 Mbps DSL 77%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 200 Mbps Cable 82%
Anne Arundel Broadband, LLC - - Cable 4.337%
Pivotal Global Capacity, LLC - - DSL 1.753%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Glen Burnie with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 93% of households in Glen Burnie. The next fastest internet provider in Glen Burnie is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 82% of the area.

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

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Glen Burnie, covering 93% of the city.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

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.