Internet providers in North East, MD

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At 98%, broadband coverage in North East 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 North East area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of North East residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in North East, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the North East area, and 95.95% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among North East's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in North East

The largest internet providers in North East are Verizon, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to North East.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all North East residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 98% of the area. North East’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of North East residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in North East covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in North East 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 North East, $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, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in North East, $4.09.

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 North East. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all North East's providers, 113 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

98%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in North East covering 98% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but North East 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 North East, $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 North East, $4.09.

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 North East. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all North East's providers, 113 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in North East covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of North East 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in North East, $44.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in North East, $4.09.

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 North East. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all North East's providers, 113 Mbps.

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North East, MD internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 15 MbpsDSL96%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 400 MbpsCable98%
Armstrong Holdings, Inc. - -Cable2.023%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Armstrong Holdings, Inc. is the fastest internet provider in North East with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 2.023% of households in North East. The next fastest internet provider in North East is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 98% of the area.

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

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.

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.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

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.