Internet providers in South Laurel, MD

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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 five 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 five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in South Laurel

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all South Laurel residents, covering 85% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 82% of the area. South Laurel’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 94% of South 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

85%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in South Laurel covering 85% 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 South 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 South Laurel, $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, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in South Laurel, $3.00.

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

82%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in South Laurel covering 82% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in South 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 South Laurel, $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, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in South Laurel, $3.00.

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 South Laurel. These download speeds are available to 82% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all South Laurel's providers, 348 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

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 $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in South Laurel, $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 South Laurel, $3.00.

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 slightly faster than the average max speeds from all South Laurel's providers, 348 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

South Laurel, MD internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 200 - 940 Mbps Fiber-optic 85%
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 15 Mbps DSL 82%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 400 Mbps Cable 94%
Pivotal Global Capacity, LLC - - DSL 1.808%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
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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 $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in South Laurel, $44.99.

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

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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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.