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Internet providers in 21078

Find internet providers serving the 21078 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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21078 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL84%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic21%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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21078 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 21078 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 21078 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 99% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 84% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 22% of those living in the 21078 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 21078 area, and 95.87% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 21078, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Havre de Grace

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 191 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable
HughesNet 0 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Verizon 86 Mbps 29 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 21078

The largest internet providers serving the 21078 ZIP code are Verizon and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to most in the 21078 ZIP code, covering 84% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from Verizon, which covers 21% of the area. Havre de Grace’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 21078 ZIP code.

Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

84%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 21078 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Havre de Grace, $57.99.

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 Havre de Grace, $0.42.

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 21078 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 84% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Havre de Grace's providers, 283 Mbps.

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Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

21%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 21078 ZIP code, covering 21% 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 21078 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Havre de Grace, $57.99.

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 Havre de Grace, $0.42.

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 21078 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 21% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Havre de Grace's providers, 283 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 21078 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 21078 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 Havre de Grace, $57.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Havre de Grace, $0.42.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 21078 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Havre de Grace's providers, 283 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 21078 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 21078 and the greater Havre de Grace area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Havre de Grace at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Havre de Grace at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 21078 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 Havre de Grace may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 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 Havre de Grace cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 21078 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 21078 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 21078. The next fastest internet provider in the 21078 ZIP code is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 84% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 21078 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Havre de Grace, $57.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 21078 ZIP code, covering 21% of the city.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

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.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.