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Internet Providers in Montgomery Village, Maryland
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Internet Access in Montgomery Village, Maryland
Montgomery Village has 7 residential Internet Service Providers, or 15 if you include business and mobile operators. There are 6 choices for wired broadband which in Montgomery Village is most likely DSL, cable, or fiber service.
When we zoom in on broadband network options, Cable, DSL, and even fiber are available in the area. Fiber-based service is the best option, and has 87.69 percent availability within the area.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As residents might expect, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.
2 providers for each block may be a low level of competition, but it's enough to improve performance and pricing in Montgomery Village neighborhoods where providers overlap. As is clear in the map below, availability often changes from neighborhood.
Coverage stats on BroadbandNow comes from FCC and governmental provider-reported data, which compels Internet companies in Montgomery Village to submit deployment data biannually. By using direct relationships with telecom companies, we are able to verify this data against private data reported by telecoms directly. This allows us to produce better maps than governmental tools. Our speed averages are calculated based on browser-based speed tests originating from the Montgomery Village area.
- There are 14 internet providers in Montgomery Village with 7 of those offering residential service
- Montgomery Village is the 191st most connected city in Maryland behind Gaithersburg, Germantown, Derwood, Damascus, and Clarksburg.
- The fastest zip code in Montgomery Village for July 2021 is 20886. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
1.1% of consumers in Montgomery Village300 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.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Montgomery Village, Maryland
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||98.8%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||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.
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.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Compare Montgomery Village to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Montgomery Village||123.9 Mbps||7||$0.65 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +410.5 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +24.9 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +36.7 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +45.6 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +38.2 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.66 ( + $0.00 )|