Internet Providers in Hanover, MD

Residential Internet Statistics for Hanover, MD
Internet Service Providers: 5
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Hanover, Maryland:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    98.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    98.8% Available
  • 2. Verizon
    90% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    90% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    62.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    62.5% 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
    62.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    62.5% Available
  • 7. 7. Broadstripe
    4.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    4.9% Available
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Internet Access in Hanover, Maryland

Viasat Internet has the strongest coverage footprint in Hanover. HughesNet is also widely available.

In terms of network technology, cable or fiber are always the best choice . Fiber-Optic infrastructure is oftentimes built out as an upgrade to former DSL lines in the area. Fiber Internet service uses future-proofed optical-fiber cables and laser-diode emitters to deliver digital data. Fiber technology iscompletely digital — cable is analog. Upstream speeds benefit the most when using a fiber plan. Upload speeds can often mirror downstream speeds on fiber plans. (As opposed to cable, which have uploads limited to an average of 1/10 of the download performance.)

The Internet packages displayed on this page are manually collected through our data team. We've aggregated 441 Internet packages in Hanover, in total.

Xfinity and Verizon also provide Internet service in Hanover, often competing for the same customers.

In summary, the Internet situation could stand improvement in Hanover. For now, a relatively limited 600 Hanover residents have access to one or fewer options.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Hanover, Maryland

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 98.8%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Broadstripe 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 4.9%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 62.5%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
EarthLink 5G Home Internet 100 Mbps 5G Internet 1m 21s 62.5%
600 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.

Hanover is the 8th most connected city in Maryland ahead of Halethorpe, Elkridge, and Severn, but behind Linthicum Heights and Jessup.

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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 6,000 people in Anne Arundel 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: 88% of people living in Hanover 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 95% of Hanover 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 Anne Arundel County, approximately 7,000 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 Hanover to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Hanover 83.7 Mbps 9 $0.71 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +498 Mbps ) 22 ( +13 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +89.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +116 Mbps ) 20 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +118.5 Mbps ) 27 ( +18 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +112.8 Mbps ) 11 ( +2 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )