Internet providers in 20646

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20646 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -Fiber-optic97%
Verizon $39.99 -DSL59%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 400 MbpsCable89%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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20646 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 20646 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 20646 ZIP will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 97% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 59% of those living in the 20646 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 20646 area, and 89.73% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 20646, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 20646

The largest internet providers serving the 20646 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 20646 ZIP code, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 59% of the area. La Plata’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 89% of residents in the 20646 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

97%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 20646 ZIP code, covering 97% 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 20646 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in La Plata, $44.99.

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 20646 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all La Plata's providers, 146 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

59%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to about half of households in the 20646 ZIP code, covering 59% 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 La Plata, $44.99.

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 20646 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 59% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all La Plata's providers, 146 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

89%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 20646 ZIP code, covering 89% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 20646 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 La Plata, $44.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in La Plata, $2.14.

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 20646 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 89% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all La Plata's providers, 146 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 20646 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 20646 and the greater La Plata area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in La Plata at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in La Plata at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 20646 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 20646 frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in the 20646 ZIP code with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in 20646. The next fastest internet provider in the 20646 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 89% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 20646 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in La Plata, $44.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 20646 ZIP code, covering 97% 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.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.