Internet Providers in Forest Hill, MD
Residential Internet Statistics for Forest Hill, MD
|Internet Service Providers:||6|
|Plans Start From:||$34.95|
|Top Download Speed:||1.2 Gbps|
|Fastest Connection Type:||Fiber|
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Internet Access in Forest Hill, Maryland
Government-sourced Form 477 data is the backbone for Forest Hill-area broadband availability data presented on this page. Since launching in 2014, we've processed 2,465 rows of governmental and privatized data on Internet access within Forest Hill. Our researchers have manually collected pricing on 394 Internet plans in Forest Hill. Download speed averages calculation comes from M-Labs browser-based speed tests collected in the last 12 month rolling time time span. It's important to note that speed test datasets are a rough indicator of local Internet performance, not indicative of exact download speeds customers can expect at addresses around Forest Hill.
Cable providers like Xfinity and DSL providers like Verizon are the primary network systems available around Forest Hill.
Verizon is also a commonly available broadband choice for Forest Hill. They offer DSL and Fiber connections in 99 percent of Forest Hill. ALTIUS Broadband is another alternative wireless service for 94 percent of the area, although it has to have roof access or proximity to a ALTIUS Broadband access point.
broadband market consumer choice is reasonably robust for households in Forest Hill, and the average census block has 3 providers to choose from. Averaged across all neighborhoods in the city, that's exactly 3.85 service options per location.
Viasat Internet is the most frequently available provider on the whole. They offer coverage for close to one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet, in contrast, has availability to approximately virtually one hundred percent of local residents. The top speed advertised for Viasat is up to 100 Mbps. HughesNet offers up to 25 Mbps. Any speed over 10 Mbps is sufficient for streaming standard definition videos on WiFi, but becomes problematic when multiple people try to use modern applications like video chat, cloud apps, and multiplayer gaming. Explore our Internet coverage maps below to compare broadband options on a granular level in Forest Hill.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Forest Hill, Maryland
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile 5G Home Internet||182 Mbps||5G Internet||45s||29.9%|
|EarthLink 5G Home Internet||100 Mbps||5G Internet||1m 21s||29.9%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
1.0% of consumers in Forest Hill100 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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.
Map of ISPs in Forest Hill
Compare Forest Hill to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Forest Hill||309.8 Mbps||10||$0.63 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||581.7 Mbps ( +271.9 Mbps )||22 ( +12 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||172.8 Mbps ( -137 Mbps )||21 ( +11 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||199.7 Mbps ( -110.1 Mbps )||20 ( +10 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||202.2 Mbps ( -107.6 Mbps )||27 ( +17 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||196.5 Mbps ( -113.3 Mbps )||11 ( +1 )||$0.39 ( $0.00 )|