Internet Service in Delaware

In Delaware, 29.4% of the population has no available internet connectivity available for their use, despite the fact that 99.1% of Delaware residents can access speeds of 10 Mbps on wireless internet.

In terms of technology, Delaware has successfully covered the vast majority of its residents by making high speed Internet available to them. Wireless internet is available to 99.2% of state residents, cable internet to 95.4% of residents, DSL to 79.2%, and fiber internet to a phenomenal 55.1% of residents.

More than 42% of Delaware residents have the choice of 3 or more providers of internet service. This equates to top choice in internet connectivity.

2.20%

Population with faster than 1 Gbps available.

4.00%

Population with only 100 Mbps speeds or less available.

4.00%

Population with only 25 Mbps speeds or less available.

38 Mbps

Average internet download speed across the state

1.30%

Population with no wired internet access available.

98.70%

Population with wired internet access available.

6.00%

Population underserved with minimum service options available

55

Average broadband score for Delaware

Broadband in Delaware

Largest Cities in DelawareProvidersSpeeds (down/up)Speeds (down/up)Broadband Score
Bear, DE172 Gbps / 940 Mbps66 Mbps / 69 Mbps81
Bethany Beach, DE12150 Mbps / 150 Mbps34 Mbps / 16 Mbps50
Bethel, DE142 Gbps / 20 Mbps8 Mbps / 12 Mbps49
Bridgeville, DE142 Gbps / 100 Mbps10 Mbps / 14 Mbps55
Brookside, DE132 Gbps / 100 Mbps13 Mbps / 18 Mbps67
Camden, DE92 Gbps / 150 Mbps30 Mbps / 36 Mbps53
Cheswold, DE132 Gbps / 940 Mbps86 Mbps / 90 Mbps78
Claymont, DE162 Gbps / 940 Mbps69 Mbps / 74 Mbps79
Clayton, DE122 Gbps / 150 Mbps23 Mbps / 28 Mbps58
Dagsboro, DE11150 Mbps / 20 Mbps22 Mbps / 4 Mbps52
Delaware City, DE16940 Mbps / 940 Mbps76 Mbps / 65 Mbps78
Delmar, DE132 Gbps / 25 Mbps12 Mbps / 15 Mbps53
Dover, DE132 Gbps / 940 Mbps85 Mbps / 90 Mbps75
Ellendale, DE142 Gbps / 20 Mbps8 Mbps / 12 Mbps49
Felton, DE152 Gbps / 20 Mbps8 Mbps / 11 Mbps49
Fenwick Island, DE112 Gbps / 20 Mbps12 Mbps / 16 Mbps49
Frankford, DE15940 Mbps / 940 Mbps80 Mbps / 66 Mbps51
Frederica, DE112 Gbps / 20 Mbps10 Mbps / 15 Mbps49
Georgetown, DE142 Gbps / 940 Mbps75 Mbps / 79 Mbps49
Glasgow, DE112 Gbps / 100 Mbps15 Mbps / 21 Mbps78
Greenwood, DE112 Gbps / 25 Mbps12 Mbps / 18 Mbps54
Harrington, DE122 Gbps / 20 Mbps9 Mbps / 14 Mbps49
Hartly, DE122 Gbps / 940 Mbps88 Mbps / 92 Mbps49
Hockessin, DE132 Gbps / 940 Mbps86 Mbps / 91 Mbps80
Houston, DE152 Gbps / 20 Mbps7 Mbps / 11 Mbps49
Kenton, DE13100 Mbps / 11 Mbps7 Mbps / 1 Mbps49
Laurel, DE112 Gbps / 25 Mbps12 Mbps / 18 Mbps54
Lewes, DE152 Gbps / 940 Mbps80 Mbps / 75 Mbps59
Little Creek, DE11940 Mbps / 940 Mbps100 Mbps / 94 Mbps83
Magnolia, DE10100 Mbps / 11 Mbps10 Mbps / 2 Mbps49
Middletown, DE172 Gbps / 940 Mbps73 Mbps / 70 Mbps80
Milford, DE142 Gbps / 20 Mbps8 Mbps / 12 Mbps52
Millsboro, DE12940 Mbps / 940 Mbps99 Mbps / 82 Mbps52
Millville, DE14150 Mbps / 20 Mbps19 Mbps / 3 Mbps51
Milton, DE122 Gbps / 940 Mbps100 Mbps / 94 Mbps59
New Castle, DE182 Gbps / 940 Mbps62 Mbps / 65 Mbps64
Newark, DE192 Gbps / 940 Mbps64 Mbps / 67 Mbps100
North Star, DE112 Gbps / 100 Mbps17 Mbps / 23 Mbps85
Ocean View, DE15150 Mbps / 150 Mbps27 Mbps / 13 Mbps52
Odessa, DE16940 Mbps / 940 Mbps74 Mbps / 65 Mbps71
Rehoboth Beach, DE102 Gbps / 20 Mbps11 Mbps / 17 Mbps49
Rising Sun-Lebanon, DE112 Gbps / 100 Mbps10 Mbps / 16 Mbps50
Riverview, DE122 Gbps / 20 Mbps9 Mbps / 14 Mbps49
Seaford, DE112 Gbps / 25 Mbps12 Mbps / 18 Mbps54
Selbyville, DE122 Gbps / 20 Mbps24 Mbps / 16 Mbps58
Smyrna, DE182 Gbps / 940 Mbps66 Mbps / 63 Mbps67
Townsend, DE13940 Mbps / 940 Mbps94 Mbps / 81 Mbps81
Viola, DE10100 Mbps / 11 Mbps9 Mbps / 2 Mbps48
Wilmington, DE182 Gbps / 940 Mbps60 Mbps / 63 Mbps52
Woodside, DE10100 Mbps / 11 Mbps9 Mbps / 2 Mbps48
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Top 10 Providers (by Coverage) in Delaware
ProviderAvg. Speeds
HughesNet25 Mbps
Viasat25 Mbps
Verizon33 Mbps
Cyberonic11 Mbps
Verizon Fios Fiber762 Mbps
Mediacom220 Mbps
Bloosurf25 Mbps
Atlantic Broadband116 Mbps
Delmarva WiFi25 Mbps
Global Capacity2 Mbps