Internet Providers in Ellicott City, Maryland

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Residential Internet Statistics for Ellicott City, MD
Wired Internet Providers: 3
Average Speed Test Result: 147.17 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 2.45%
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Internet Access in Ellicott City, Maryland

The average download speed in Ellicott City is 147.17 Mbps. This is 1.4% faster than the average in Maryland and 38.9% faster than the national average.

  • There are 18 internet providers in Ellicott City with 6 of those offering residential service
  • Ellicott City is the 83rd most connected city in Maryland behind Columbia, Woodstock, Marriottsville, Windsor Mill, and Catonsville.
  • 96.6% of Marylanders have access to 100mbps or faster broadband.
  • Almost 97% of consumers in Maryland have access to a wired connection with true broadband speeds faster than 25mbps.
  • Maryland is the 12th most connected state in the U.S.
  • In Howard County, approximately 8,000 people do not have access to 25mbps wired broadband.
  • 35% of residents in Howard County have access to fixed wireless internet service.
  • There are 137 internet providers in all of Maryland.
  • Explore internet access for communities within Ellicott City: Ilchester
  • The fastest zip code in Ellicott City for February 2021 is 21042. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021



Ellicott-City, MD

2,000 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 Ellicott City, Maryland

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
XFINITY from Comcast 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Ellicott City, Maryland

  • Xfinity - 98.2% Availability in Ellicott City - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Ellicott City - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Ellicott City - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

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Summary Of Internet Providers In Ellicott City

Provider Type Coverage Speed
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 98.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
Telegia Communications Fixed Wireless 77.6%+ 30 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 100% 987 Mbps
Believe Wireless Broadband Fixed Wireless 95.7%+ 10 Mbps
Telegia Communications Fixed Wireless 93.2%+ 30 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 19.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Verizon Business Copper 10.0%+ 100 Mbps
CenturyLink Business Copper 2.9%+ 45 Mbps
GTT Communications DSL 2.5%+ 6 Mbps
Windstream Fiber 0.6%+ 100 Mbps