Internet Providers in Cambridge, Maryland

Residential Internet Statistics for Cambridge, MD
Internet Service Providers: 7
Plans Start From: $39.99
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Cambridge, Maryland:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    88.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    88.2% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    30.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    30.4% Available
  • 3. Verizon
    88.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    88.7% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. Delmarva WiFi
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. Bay Country
    78.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    78.4% Available
  • 8. 8. Bloosurf
    13.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    13.6% Available
  • 9. 9. Bay Country Communications
    6.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    6.4% Available
  • 1. Bloosurf
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 2. Verizon High Speed Internet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    100% Available
  • 3. Delmarva WiFi
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 4. Comcast Business
    29.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    29.8% Available
  • 8. 5. Verizon Business
    6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    6% Available
  • 9. 6. Bay Country
    3.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    3.8% Available

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Internet Access in Cambridge, Maryland

Cambridge features a total of 9 Internet service providers (ISPs) marketing home connections, and a total of 14 including business and mobile providers like Verizon Business and Xfinity.

Considering network technology available around the Cambridge area, the most frequently available hardwired Internet technology options are Cable and 5G Internet, with 88.15% and 30.39% respectively. Cable connections are marketed by former television corporations, using preexisting TV network connections. Cable often makes sense for local residents due to the strong mix of speed and value.

So far as coverage options, the average home in Cambridge will have 3-4 providers at any given location, or precisely 3.75 providers in each census block. Still, 13.16 percent of the Cambridge population are limited to one or fewer options for residential Internet.

The data listed here comes via FCC filings. Then, it is validated using privatized data sources and direct provider reporting to output more accurate resources than governmental websites. Information on speed and pricing of specific Internet plans is sourced by manually collecting thousands of plans annually. We've catalogued 355 Cambridge Internet plans from 2014–present. There are 40 Internet plans currently available in the area.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Cambridge so far as coverage. These ISPs often overlap in different neighborhoods around Cambridge.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Cambridge, Maryland

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 88.2%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Bay Country Communications 100 Mbps Fiber 1m 21s 6.4%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 30.4%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Bay Country Communications 10 Mbps Cable 13m 39s 78.4%
2,000 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.

Cambridge is the 327th most connected city in Maryland behind Easton, East New Market, Hurlock, Trappe, and Preston.

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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 2,000 people in Dorchester 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: 6% of people living in Cambridge 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 87% of Cambridge 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 Dorchester County, approximately 6,000 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 Cambridge to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Cambridge 115.6 Mbps 10 $2.72 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +466.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +11 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +57.2 Mbps ) 18 ( +8 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +84.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +7 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +86.6 Mbps ) 24 ( +14 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +80.9 Mbps ) 10 $0.37 ( $0.00 )