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Internet providers in Waldorf, MD

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Waldorf, MD internet providers

Provider
Verizon - -Fiber-optic96%
Verizon - -DSL79%
Xfinity $20.00 25 - 400 MbpsCable98%
HughesNet $49.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Waldorf internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Waldorf 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 Waldorf area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of Waldorf residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 79% of those living in Waldorf.

There are four internet providers serving the Waldorf area, and 96.86% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Waldorf's four internet providers, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Waldorf

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Verizon 157 Mbps 96 Mbps Fiber-optic
Xfinity 184 Mbps 21 Mbps Cable
Viasat 12 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in Waldorf

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

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Waldorf residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Waldorf’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Waldorf residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

98%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Waldorf 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 Waldorf, $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 Waldorf, $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 Waldorf. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Waldorf'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 Waldorf covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Waldorf 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 Waldorf, $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 Waldorf, $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 Waldorf. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Waldorf'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 Waldorf covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Waldorf 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 Waldorf, $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 Waldorf, $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 Waldorf. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Waldorf's providers, 146 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Waldorf with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in Waldorf. The next fastest internet provider in Waldorf is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 98% of the area.

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

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Waldorf, covering 96% of the city.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

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%.

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.