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Internet Providers in West Friendship, Maryland
Residential Internet Statistics for West Friendship, MD
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,200 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$59.49|
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Internet Access in West Friendship, Maryland
The two most commonly available network options in West Friendship are Cable networks alongside Fiber. Our records show that Cable reaches a 90.10 percent spread in West Friendship, in contrast to the 98.52 percent Fiber availability. While cable networks or DSL may be more financially viable, Fiber to the Home (FTTH) networks are a better fit to transmit digital data transit and provide significantly better performance. Owing to the reach of Fiber-Optic lines in West Friendship neighborhoods, the city's unweighted average downstream speed (461.81 Megabits per Second) is 55.37 percent faster than the Maryland state unweighted average of 206.12 Mbps. However, the actual throughput at a subscriber's address may vary depending on the quality of the "last mile" connection.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in general, will overlap. As you might predict, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common in West Friendship.
Verizon Fios as well as XFINITY from Comcast also offer Internet service in West Friendship, often competing for the same customers.
The packages displayed on this page are manually gathered by our research team. The 38 packages displayed above are the most relevant of 249 plans we've gathered in West Friendship to date.
The average West Friendship resident is faced with 3-4 choices for home Internet (an average of 3.55 per census block), which is higher thanaverage. West Friendship is number 177th of 392 cities in Maryland in terms of Internet connectivity. Underserved blocks are low, although some addresses may have issues that aren't visible from coverage data. Activate the interactive map on this page to explore data about neighborhoods within West Friendship, and see Internet access stats at the census block level.
- There are 10 internet providers in West Friendship with 6 of those offering residential service
- West Friendship is the 177th most connected city in Maryland behind Woodstock, Marriottsville, Sykesville, Glenwood, and Dayton.
- The fastest zip code in West Friendship for July 2021 is 21794. (see all below).
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In West Friendship, Maryland
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||90.1%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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 West Friendship to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|West Friendship||461.8 Mbps||6||$0.35 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +72.6 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.89 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( -313 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( -301.2 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( -292.3 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( -299.7 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.38 ( + $0.00 )|