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Internet providers in Westminster, MD

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Westminster, MD internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL98%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
Ting $19.00 5 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic15%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Westminster internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Westminster 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 Westminster area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Westminster residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 82% of those living in Westminster.

There are five internet providers serving the Westminster area, and 97.70% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Westminster's five internet providers, prices start at $19 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Westminster

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 56 Mbps 10 Mbps Cable
Verizon 61 Mbps 20 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 27 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Viasat 24 Mbps 0 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in Westminster

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

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Westminster residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 99% of the area. Westminster’s third most-available internet provider, Ting, offers fiber-optic to around 15% of Westminster residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Westminster covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Westminster 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 Westminster, $46.79.

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 Westminster, $0.60.

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 Westminster. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Westminster's providers, 290 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

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Westminster covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Westminster 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 Westminster, $46.79.

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 Westminster, $0.60.

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 Westminster. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Westminster's providers, 290 Mbps.

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Ting fiber-optic internet

Provider

Ting

Starting price*
$19/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

15%

Fiber-optic from Ting offers broadband to a limited number of households in Westminster covering 15% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Ting is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Westminster than other internet types.

Internet prices for Ting start at $19/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Westminster, $46.79.

Ting customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 5 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.80 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Westminster, $0.60.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Ting offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Westminster. These download speeds are available to 15% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Westminster's providers, 290 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Westminster with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Westminster. The next fastest internet provider in Westminster is Ting, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 15% of the area.

Ting offers the cheapest internet in Westminster with plans starting at $19/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Westminster, $46.79.

Ting is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Westminster, covering 15% of the city.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

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According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.