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Internet Providers in Cordova, Maryland
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Internet Access in Cordova, Maryland
Data shown below is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual coverage reporting. Our data also includes direct provider reports to further validate and enhance that data on a census block level. Plane and pricing data on BroadbandNow is gathered by our research division. Locally, we've found and verified 247 broadband plans in and near Cordova. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 8 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.
Atlantic Broadband provides an second choice to the primary providers, serving Cordova with 67 percent local availability and a maximum speed of 1,000 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't actually the only choice for Internet access in Cordova. fixed wireless outfits such as Delmarva WiFi can reach 100 Mbps using wireless technology. There are also 3 providers in the city with enterprise and business/smb subscriptions such as point-to-point connectivity and MPLS. The small business providers listed on this page include every provider with business plans online, but keep in mind that home providers sometimes have unlisted business plans as well.
Viasat Internet is the most likely provider in Cordova. The provider is accessible for virtually one hundred percent of Cordova. HughesNet is also a common choice, with coverage in practically one hundred percent of local addresses with predominantly Satellite service. HughesNet's fastest package for Cordova is 25 megabits per second.
The average home in Cordova has 2 wired broadband providers to choose from. 39.1% of Cordova residents are limited to one or fewer options for their Internet service provider. Regardless of other services available, DSL and cable Internet services almost always provide the most reasonable pricing for home use.
DSL is the main network type with coverage around Cordova that residents should consider. To see more detailed results, type your zip into the search tool at the top of this page.
Internet Statistics 2021
39.1% of consumers in Cordova1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Cordova, Maryland
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Atlantic Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||67.5%|
|XFINITY from Comcast||987 Mbps||Cable||8s||4.5%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Cap Issues in Cordova
Data collected by our researchers suggests that popular ISPs in Cordova currently place some sort of limit on streaming on home Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue because users view caps as a strategy to stop "cord cutting". Providers explain that they are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the problem is the same: streaming services, which can eat up anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.
Compare Cordova to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Cordova||23.4 Mbps||7||$3.81 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +511 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +125.4 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +137.2 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +146.1 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +138.7 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|