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Internet Providers in Windsor Mill, Maryland
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Internet Access in Windsor Mill, Maryland
Windsor Mill offers 5 residential Internet providers, or 18 if you include business and mobile. Consumers have access to 5 choices for wired broadband (meaning fiber, cable, and DSL).
When comparing network choices, Windsor Mill features all the primary wired broadband types: fiber, cable, and DSL. Between the options, Fiber is the best network type. Fiber has 89.52 percent availability in Windsor Mill.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As residents might predict, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
2-3 providers per address may be a low amount of broadband competition compared to larger communities in Maryland, but it's sufficient to improve performance in Windsor Mill blocks where providers overlap. Choice often varies from block to block.
Coverage statistics found here comes from FCC reported data, which requires companies in Windsor Mill to report coverage data biannually. By leveraging our relationships with telecom companies, BroadbandNow is able to verify this data against private data including lit addresses submitted via telecoms. Since 2014, we've crunched 5,228 data rows on broadband coverage in Windsor Mill. Our speed averages are calculated based on browser-based speed tests originating in Windsor Mill addresses in the M-Labs database, a tool built into Google search and BroadbandNow.
- There are 15 internet providers in Windsor Mill with 5 of those offering residential service
- Windsor Mill is the 48th most connected city in Maryland ahead of Catonsville, Gwynn Oak, and Ellicott City, but behind Woodstock and Randallstown.
- The fastest zip code in Windsor Mill for July 2021 is 21244. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
4.4% of consumers in Windsor Mill1,000 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 Windsor Mill, Maryland
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||97.3%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
- Randallstown, MD
- Gwynn Oak, MD
- Ellicott City, MD
- Catonsville, MD
- Owings Mills, MD
- Pikesville, MD
- Marriottsville, MD
- Reisterstown, MD
- Towson, MD
- Halethorpe, MD
- Elkridge, MD
- Baltimore, MD
- Columbia, MD
- Lutherville Timonium, MD
- Sykesville, MD
- Hanover, MD
- Linthicum Heights, MD
- Brooklyn, MD
- Glenelg, MD
- Finksburg, MD
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 Windsor Mill to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Windsor Mill||168.8 Mbps||5||$0.14 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +365.6 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.18 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( -20 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.16 ( + $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( -8.2 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.20 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +0.7 Mbps )||23 ( +18 )||$0.18 ( + $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( -6.7 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.19 ( + $0.00 )|