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Internet providers in 21061

Find internet providers serving the 21061 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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21061 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -Fiber-optic96%
Verizon $39.99 -DSL84%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 400 MbpsCable91%
Anne Arundel Broadband $26.99 60 - 60 MbpsCable7.001%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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21061 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 21061 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 21061 ZIP will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 96% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 84% of those living in the 21061 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 21061 area, and 92.71% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 21061, prices start at $26.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 21061

The largest internet providers serving the 21061 ZIP code are Verizon and Xfinity bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to the area.

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 21061 ZIP code, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 84% of the area. Glen Burnie’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 91% of residents in the 21061 ZIP code.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 21061 ZIP code, covering 96% 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 21061 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Glen Burnie, $41.39.

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 21061 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Glen Burnie's providers, 124 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

84%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 21061 ZIP code, covering 84% 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Glen Burnie, $41.39.

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 21061 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 84% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Glen Burnie's providers, 124 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

91%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 21061 ZIP code, covering 91% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 21061 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, $41.39.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Glen Burnie, $1.34.

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 21061 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Glen Burnie's providers, 124 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 21061 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 21061 and the greater Glen Burnie area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Glen Burnie at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Glen Burnie at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 21061 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 21061 frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in the 21061 ZIP code with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in 21061. The next fastest internet provider in the 21061 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 91% of the area.

Anne Arundel Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 21061 ZIP with service starting at $26.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Glen Burnie, $41.39.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 21061 ZIP code, covering 96% of the city.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.