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Internet providers in Pikesville, MD

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Pikesville, MD internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic90%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL85%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable98%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Pikesville internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Pikesville 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 Pikesville area will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 93% of Pikesville residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 85% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 85% of those living in Pikesville.

There are four internet providers serving the Pikesville area, and 96.60% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Pikesville's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Pikesville

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 185 Mbps 40 Mbps Cable
Verizon 48 Mbps 15 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in Pikesville

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Pikesville residents, covering 90% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 85% of the area. Pikesville’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 98% of Pikesville residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

90%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Pikesville covering 90% 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 Pikesville than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Pikesville, $53.74.

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 Pikesville, $0.31.

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 Pikesville. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pikesville's providers, 348 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

85%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Pikesville covering 85% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Pikesville 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Pikesville, $53.74.

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 Pikesville, $0.31.

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 Pikesville. These download speeds are available to 85% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pikesville's providers, 348 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

98%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Pikesville 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 Pikesville, $53.74.

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 Pikesville, $0.31.

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 Pikesville. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pikesville's providers, 348 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Pikesville and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pikesville at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pikesville at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Pikesville residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Pikesville with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Pikesville. The next fastest internet provider in Pikesville is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 90% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Pikesville with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Pikesville, $53.74.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Pikesville, covering 90% of the city.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

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.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.