Internet Providers in North East, MD

Residential Internet Statistics for North East, MD
Internet Service Providers: 8
Plans Start From: $34.95
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in North East, Maryland:

Showing 1 to 10 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    77.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    77.9% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    46.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    46.4% Available
  • 3. Verizon
    90.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    90.7% 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
    46.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    46.4% Available
  • 7. 7. BridgeMAXX Wireless
    57.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    57.5% Available
  • 8. 8. Armstrong
    22.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    22.3% Available
  • 9. 9. Armstrong
    12.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    12.6% Available
  • 10. 10. Delmarva WiFi
    8.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    8.6% Available

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Internet Access in North East, Maryland

Information on this page is calculated from biannual FCC provider coverage reports. Our data also includes direct provider coverage reports and other privatized data to further validate and enhance the data down to the census block or lit address level. Plan, pricing, and other information is hand-gathered by our data analysis team. BroadbandNow has analyzed and verified 420 Internet plans for North East since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 244 records as of 2022. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

Verizon is also a common broadband choice in North East, offering DSL connections with coverage in 90 percent of North East. BridgeMAXX Wireless is another alternative wireless service worth noting to 57 percent of local residents, although it needs roof access or proximity to a BridgeMAXX Wireless access point.

Cable providers like Xfinity and DSL Internet service providers like Verizon make up the main broadband network systems available around North East.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most common Internet options in North East.

To summarize, the Internet market is far from perfect in North East. Still, the average home still has 2-3 providers able to service them. As it stands, a limited 1,000 North East locals have access to fewer than one providers.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In North East, Maryland

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 77.9%
Armstrong 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 22.3%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 46.4%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
EarthLink 5G Home Internet 100 Mbps 5G Internet 1m 21s 46.4%
Armstrong 10 Mbps DSL 13m 39s 12.6%
1,000 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.

North East is the 49th most connected city in Maryland ahead of Perryville, Chesapeake City, Rising Sun, Elkton, and Colora.

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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 2,000 people in Cecil 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.

Approximately 93% of North East 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 Cecil County, approximately 4,000 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 North East to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
North East 59.4 Mbps 11 $1.33 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +522.3 Mbps ) 22 ( +11 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +113.4 Mbps ) 21 ( +10 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +140.3 Mbps ) 20 ( +9 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +142.8 Mbps ) 27 ( +16 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +137.1 Mbps ) 11 $0.39 ( $0.00 )