Internet providers in North Laurel, MD

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North Laurel, MD internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -Fiber-optic97%
Verizon $39.99 -DSL88%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 200 MbpsCable98%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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North Laurel internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in North Laurel 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 Laurel area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of North Laurel residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 88% of those living in North Laurel.

There are four internet providers serving the North Laurel area, and 97.76% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among North Laurel's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in North Laurel

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all North Laurel residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 88% of the area. North Laurel’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 98% of North Laurel residents.

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 North Laurel 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 North Laurel than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in North Laurel, $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 North Laurel. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all North Laurel's providers, 79 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

88%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in North Laurel covering 88% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in North Laurel 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 Laurel, $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 North Laurel. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all North Laurel's providers, 79 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

98%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but North Laurel 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 Laurel, $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 North Laurel, $2.14.

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 North Laurel. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all North Laurel's providers, 79 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in North Laurel with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in North Laurel. The next fastest internet provider in North Laurel is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 98% of the area.

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

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in North Laurel, covering 97% of the city.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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