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Internet providers in Sykesville, MD

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Sykesville, MD internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL97%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 400 MbpsCable96%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
Telegia - -Wireless96%
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Sykesville internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in Sykesville 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 Sykesville area will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of Sykesville residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Sykesville, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Sykesville area, and 96.05% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Sykesville's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Sykesville

The largest internet providers in Sykesville are Verizon, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Sykesville.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Sykesville residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 96% of the area. Sykesville’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Sykesville residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Sykesville covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Sykesville 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 Sykesville, $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 Sykesville, $2.65.

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 Sykesville. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Sykesville's providers, 113 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

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Sykesville covering 96% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Sykesville 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 Sykesville, $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, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sykesville, $2.65.

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 Sykesville. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sykesville's providers, 113 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Sykesville 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Sykesville, $44.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sykesville, $2.65.

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 Sykesville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Sykesville's providers, 113 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Sykesville with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in Sykesville. The next fastest internet provider in Sykesville is Telegia, offering download speeds up to 30 Mbps to 96% of the area.

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

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

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.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.