Internet Providers in Betterton, MD

Residential Internet Statistics for Betterton, MD
Internet Service Providers: 5
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Betterton, Maryland:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. Verizon
    40.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    40.5% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. BridgeMAXX Wireless
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. Delmarva WiFi
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. Breezeline
    89.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    89.4% Available
  • 7. 7. ThinkBig Networks
    24.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    24.9% Available

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Internet Access in Betterton, Maryland

Broadband Internet competition is above-average in Betterton compared to other parts of the state, with is an average of 3.55 providers serviceable in each census block. Betterton is currently the 79th most connected city in Maryland. Only 48.41 percent of the area are limited to one or fewer choices so far as Internet.

Coverage from the two most common providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Betterton.

As might be expected for a city of Betterton's relatively low density of telecom competition, the weighted average speeds recorded within city limits fall below the state average. (9.26 Mbps, as opposed to Maryland's 242.69 Mbps weighted average over the past twelve months.)

Breezeline and Verizon also have coverage in Betterton, with 89 percent and 40 percent penetration respectively.

The coverage stats here comes via FCC and governmental data, which requires providers in Betterton to submit deployment data biannually. By using our relationships with providers, BroadbandNow is able to cross-validate this data with private data reported by telecoms. Between 2014–2022 we processed 356 rows of data about Internet coverage in Betterton. Our speed averages are calculated based on browser-based speed tests originating in the Betterton area from M-Labs.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Betterton, Maryland

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Breezeline 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 89.4%
ThinkBig Networks 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 24.9%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
100 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Betterton is the 79th most connected city in Maryland ahead of Earleville and Aberdeen Proving Ground, but behind Chestertown, Worton, and Galena.

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The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 1,000 people in Kent County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 25% of people living in Betterton have residential fiber service available to them.

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Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 52% of Betterton residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Kent County, approximately 2,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

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Compare Betterton to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Betterton 9.3 Mbps 7 $3.79 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +572.4 Mbps ) 22 ( +15 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +163.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +190.4 Mbps ) 20 ( +13 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +192.9 Mbps ) 27 ( +20 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +187.2 Mbps ) 11 ( +4 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )