Internet Providers in Chesapeake Beach, MD

Residential Internet Statistics for Chesapeake Beach, MD
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $39.99
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Chesapeake Beach, Maryland:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    99.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    99.5% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    69.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    69.4% Available
  • 3. Verizon
    89.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    89.1% 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. EarthLink 5G Home Internet
    69.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    69.4% Available

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Internet Access in Chesapeake Beach, Maryland

Data on this page is calculated based on biannual FCC coverage reporting. Our data also includes direct provider reports to further validate and enhance that data, down to the census block or lit address level. Pricing and plan data is collected manually by our data team. Locally, we've found and verified 307 broadband deals in Chesapeake Beach since 2014. Real-world speed test averages shown here for Chesapeake Beach is based on the 2,050 speed tests analyzed in the tools below.

Viasat Internet is the most commonly available choice in Chesapeake Beach. They are available to practically one hundred percent of Chesapeake Beach census blocks. HughesNet is also a common option, with coverage in near one hundred percent of Chesapeake Beach with predominantly Satellite service. HughesNet's fastest package for Chesapeake Beach is 25 Mbps.

11.06 percent of Chesapeake Beach residents have only one option for wired Internet.

Looking at network technologies offered around the area, we see that the most prevalent hardwired broadband connection types are Cable and 5G Internet, with 99.48% and 69.38% respectively. Television corporations are where customers look for cable Internet and Wifi service, thanks to the fact that they can leverage pre-existing coaxial TV cables — which already connect to most homes — to connect subscribers to Internet service. Cable can often make sense for Chesapeake Beach residents due to the strong mix of speed and value.

Aside from the Internet options detailed above, Xfinity is a third option for wired broadband in 99 percent of the Chesapeake Beach area.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Chesapeake Beach, Maryland

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 99.5%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 69.4%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
EarthLink 5G Home Internet 100 Mbps 5G Internet 1m 21s 69.4%
1,000 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.

Chesapeake Beach is the 339th most connected city in Maryland ahead of Owings, North Beach, Sunderland, and Huntingtown, but behind Dunkirk.

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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 Calvert 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.

Approximately 89% of Chesapeake Beach 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 Calvert 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 Chesapeake Beach to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Chesapeake Beach 213.4 Mbps 7 $2.16 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +368.3 Mbps ) 22 ( +15 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -40.6 Mbps ) 21 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -13.7 Mbps ) 20 ( +13 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -11.2 Mbps ) 27 ( +20 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -16.9 Mbps ) 11 ( +4 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )