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Internet providers in 20912

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20912 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic95%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL87%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
Astound $25.99 300 - 1,200 MbpsCable88%
Astound $25.99 300 - 1,200 MbpsFiber-optic2.270%
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20912 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 20912 ZIP code 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 20912 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 69% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 57% of those living in the 20912 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 20912 area, and 99.95% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 20912, prices start at $25.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Takoma Park

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 72 Mbps 12 Mbps Cable
Verizon 104 Mbps 69 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in 20912

The largest internet providers serving the 20912 ZIP code are Verizon and Xfinity bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to the area.

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 20912 ZIP code, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 87% of the area. Takoma Park’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 20912 ZIP code.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

95%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 20912 ZIP code, covering 95% 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 20912 ZIP code 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 Takoma Park, $48.19.

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 Takoma Park, $0.19.

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 20912 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Takoma Park's providers, 678 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

87%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 20912 ZIP code, covering 87% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines 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 Takoma Park, $48.19.

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 Takoma Park, $0.19.

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 20912 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Takoma Park's providers, 678 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

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 20912 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 20912 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 Takoma Park, $48.19.

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 Takoma Park, $0.19.

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 20912 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Takoma Park's providers, 678 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 20912 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 20912 and the greater Takoma Park area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Takoma Park at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Takoma Park at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 20912 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 20912 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 20912 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 20912. The next fastest internet provider in the 20912 ZIP code is Astound, offering download speeds up to 1,200 Mbps to 88% of the area.

Astound offers the cheapest internet in the 20912 ZIP with service starting at $25.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Takoma Park, $48.19.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 20912 ZIP code, covering 95% of the city. Astound also offers fiber internet in 20912 and is available to 2.270% of households.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

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.