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Internet providers in South Laurel, MD

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South Laurel, MD internet providers

Provider
Verizon - -Fiber-optic85%
Verizon - -DSL82%
Xfinity $20.00 25 - 400 MbpsCable94%
HughesNet $49.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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South Laurel internet service at a glance

At 96%, broadband coverage in South 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 South Laurel area will have access to cable, which covers 95% of South Laurel residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 85% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 82% of those living in South Laurel.

There are four internet providers serving the South Laurel area, and 94.23% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among South Laurel's four internet providers, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in South Laurel

The largest internet providers in South Laurel are Xfinity, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to South Laurel.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all South Laurel residents, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. South Laurel’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of South Laurel residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

94%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in South Laurel covering 94% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but South Laurel 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 South Laurel, $40.00.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.80 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in South Laurel, $1.90.

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 South Laurel. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all South Laurel's providers, 146 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 South Laurel covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of South Laurel 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 South Laurel, $40.00.

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 South Laurel, $1.90.

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 South Laurel. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all South Laurel's providers, 146 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in South Laurel covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of South Laurel 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 Viasat start at $50/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in South Laurel, $40.00.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in South Laurel, $1.90.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in South Laurel. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all South Laurel's providers, 146 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in South Laurel with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 85% of households in South Laurel. The next fastest internet provider in South Laurel is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 94% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in South Laurel with plans starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in South Laurel, $40.00.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in South Laurel, covering 85% of the city.

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.

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.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.