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Internet providers in Ocean Pines, MD

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Ocean Pines, MD internet providers

Provider
Verizon - -DSL96%
Xfinity $20.00 25 - 400 MbpsCable15%
Mediacom $39.99 60 - 200 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $49.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Ocean Pines internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Ocean Pines 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 Ocean Pines area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Ocean Pines residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Ocean Pines, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Ocean Pines area, and 96.22% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Ocean Pines's six internet providers, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Ocean Pines

The largest internet providers in Ocean Pines are Xfinity, Mediacom, and HughesNet bringing cable and satellite options to Ocean Pines.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to many Ocean Pines residents, covering 15% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 99% of the area. Ocean Pines’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Ocean Pines residents.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$20/mo.
Max download speed

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

15%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to a limited number of households in Ocean Pines covering 15% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Ocean Pines residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $20/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Ocean Pines, $44.00.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.80 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ocean Pines, $1.63.

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 Ocean Pines. These download speeds are available to 15% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ocean Pines's providers, 129 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to all households in Ocean Pines covering 99% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Ocean Pines residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $39.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Ocean Pines, $44.00.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.67 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ocean Pines, $1.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Ocean Pines. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Ocean Pines's providers, 129 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Ocean Pines 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Ocean Pines, $44.00.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ocean Pines, $1.63.

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 Ocean Pines. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Ocean Pines's providers, 129 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Ocean Pines with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 15% of households in Ocean Pines. The next fastest internet provider in Ocean Pines is Mediacom, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Ocean Pines with plans starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Ocean Pines, $44.00.

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.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.