Internet Providers in Jessup, MD

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

Top Internet Providers in Jessup, Maryland:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    68.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    68.8% Available
  • 2. Verizon
    82.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    82.8% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    24.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    24.3% Available
  • 6. 6. EarthLink 5G Home Internet
    24.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    24.3% Available

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Internet Access in Jessup, Maryland

The two most frequently available wired network options in Jessup are Cable lines followed by DSL and Fiber lines. FCC filings show that Cable has a 68.78 percent footprint in the area, compared with the 82.83 percent DSL and Fiber service.

Verizon as well as Xfinity also offer coverage in Jessup, with Verizon doing marginaly better according to speed test analysis.

15.99 percent of Jessup is still left with only one or zero Internet choices as of 2022. Adjusting to account for for all addresses in city limits, the average Internet user will have at least 2-3 providers available. Addresses with more choices usually will get reduced pricing as companies are incentivized to improve service to win subscribers.

The plans displayed here are manually gathered by our data team. We have collected 416 Internet plans in Jessup, in total.

Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option overall. They offer coverage reaching close to one hundred percent of Jessup residents. HughesNet, in contrast, is available to virtually one hundred percent of the population. The fastest speed recorded for Viasat is 100 Mbps, while HughesNet offers packages up to 25 Mbps. Any speed over 10 megabits per second (Mbps) is enough to view standard definition video over WiFi. However, it may become problematic when multiple people try to access bandwidth-intensive apps like video chat, cloud apps, and multiplayer gaming. You can peruse our availability maps below to compare broadband options on a granular level.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Jessup, Maryland

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 68.8%
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 24.3%
EarthLink 5G Home Internet 100 Mbps 5G Internet 1m 21s 24.3%
2,000 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.

Jessup is the 4th most connected city in Maryland ahead of Hanover, Savage, Elkridge, Severn, and Fort George G Meade.

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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 Howard 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: 83% of people living in Jessup 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 84% of Jessup 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 Howard 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 Jessup to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Jessup 189.9 Mbps 8 $0.71 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +391.8 Mbps ) 22 ( +14 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -17.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +9.8 Mbps ) 20 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +12.3 Mbps ) 27 ( +19 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +6.6 Mbps ) 11 ( +3 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )