Internet Providers in Rocky Ridge, MD

Residential Internet Statistics for Rocky Ridge, MD
Internet Service Providers: 5
Plans Start From: $39.99
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Rocky Ridge, Maryland:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. Verizon
    39.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    39.9% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. Xfinity
    7.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    7.7% Available
  • 5. 5. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    28% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    28% Available
  • 6. 6. EarthLink 5G Home Internet
    28% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    28% Available
  • 7. 7. Telegia Communications
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available

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Internet Access in Rocky Ridge, Maryland

Information here is based on the FCC's bi-annual provider coverage reporting. We leverage direct provider reports and other privatized data to enhance the data. Pricing and plan data is collected by our data division. We've aggregated 0 bundled broadband plans for Rocky Ridge since 2014. Data from the FCC is updated biannually, but generally gets posted here before governmental publications (for most providers, anyway).

Taking a look at less fortunate neighborhoods in Rocky Ridge, as many as 1,000 people have only one or fewer choices for broadband-level Internet service.

Coverage from the biggest companies, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As residents might expect, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.

Fixed wireless is the strongest network option in much of Rocky Ridge. Fixed wireless is usually better than network choices like satellite broadband. Our data shows that close to one hundred percent of Rocky Ridge has access to service from some form of fixed wireless. Fixed wireless coverage will likely gain more customers as fixed wireless technology improves.

On the bright side, locals who for any reason can't access plans from Viasat Internet and HughesNet are left with several wireless and mobile LTE choices. Pan around the map below for a census-block level look at competition. Speed test results are also broken down by provider so you can contrast Viasat and HughesNet download performance.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Rocky Ridge, Maryland

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 7.7%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 28.0%
EarthLink 5G Home Internet 100 Mbps 5G Internet 1m 21s 28.0%
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.

Rocky Ridge is the 369th most connected city in Maryland behind Walkersville, Keymar, Thurmont, Emmitsburg, and Woodsboro.

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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 7,000 people in Frederick County don't have access to any wired internet.

Reference

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

In Frederick County, approximately 11,000 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.

Map of ISPs in Rocky Ridge

Rocky Ridge Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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