Internet Service in Maryland

99.1% of the population of Maryland can get wired or wireless Internet service at speeds of up to 10 Mbps. In fact, there is a variety of Internet options available to more than the majority of the state: 99.3% can get wireless Internet, 94.7% can get cable Internet, 86.9% can get DSL, and an impressive 60% can access fiber Internet. Almost 75% of Maryland has the choice of three or more ISPs available where they live.

However, the reality is that 25.9% of Maryland residents still don’t have Internet connection. The availability of Internet options is largely dependent on the area of Maryland in which one resides, with urban and suburban Maryland having the best choice in ISPs and speed.

4.50%

Population with faster than 1 Gbps available.

11.50%

Population with only 100 Mbps speeds or less available.

6.20%

Population with only 25 Mbps speeds or less available.

43 Mbps

Average internet download speed across the state

1.60%

Population with no wired internet access available.

98.40%

Population with wired internet access available.

6.00%

Population underserved with minimum service options available

22

Average broadband score for Maryland

Broadband in Maryland

Largest Cities in MarylandProvidersSpeeds (down/up)Speeds (down/up)Broadband Score
Annapolis, MD262 Gbps / 940 Mbps50 Mbps / 41 Mbps30
Arnold, MD252 Gbps / 940 Mbps52 Mbps / 42 Mbps40
Baltimore, MD292 Gbps / 1 Gbps65 Mbps / 57 Mbps65
Beltsville, MD182 Gbps / 940 Mbps68 Mbps / 57 Mbps27
Bethesda, MD262 Gbps / 940 Mbps53 Mbps / 41 Mbps42
Bowie, MD212 Gbps / 940 Mbps60 Mbps / 50 Mbps37
Catonsville, MD202 Gbps / 940 Mbps62 Mbps / 51 Mbps28
Clinton, MD182 Gbps / 940 Mbps69 Mbps / 58 Mbps29
Cockeysville, MD202 Gbps / 940 Mbps64 Mbps / 53 Mbps31
College Park, MD192 Gbps / 940 Mbps65 Mbps / 54 Mbps28
Columbia, MD242 Gbps / 940 Mbps53 Mbps / 44 Mbps30
Crofton, MD242 Gbps / 940 Mbps52 Mbps / 43 Mbps31
Cumberland, MD192 Gbps / 25 Mbps40 Mbps / 3 Mbps49
Dundalk, MD192 Gbps / 150 Mbps23 Mbps / 12 Mbps31
Edgewood, MD202 Gbps / 940 Mbps61 Mbps / 51 Mbps28
Ellicott City, MD242 Gbps / 940 Mbps53 Mbps / 44 Mbps31
Essex, MD192 Gbps / 150 Mbps24 Mbps / 12 Mbps31
Fort Washington, MD142 Gbps / 940 Mbps89 Mbps / 74 Mbps29
Frederick, MD262 Gbps / 150 Mbps23 Mbps / 8 Mbps40
Gaithersburg, MD272 Gbps / 940 Mbps52 Mbps / 39 Mbps40
Germantown, MD232 Gbps / 940 Mbps54 Mbps / 45 Mbps29
Glen Burnie, MD252 Gbps / 940 Mbps52 Mbps / 41 Mbps39
Greenbelt, MD192 Gbps / 940 Mbps65 Mbps / 54 Mbps30
Hagerstown, MD252 Gbps / 150 Mbps23 Mbps / 8 Mbps40
Hyattsville, MD222 Gbps / 940 Mbps56 Mbps / 47 Mbps31
Laurel, MD232 Gbps / 940 Mbps53 Mbps / 45 Mbps28
Middle River, MD182 Gbps / 150 Mbps24 Mbps / 13 Mbps31
Montgomery Village, MD252 Gbps / 940 Mbps56 Mbps / 42 Mbps37
Odenton, MD212 Gbps / 940 Mbps62 Mbps / 49 Mbps36
Olney, MD262 Gbps / 940 Mbps49 Mbps / 41 Mbps31
Owings Mills, MD172 Gbps / 940 Mbps75 Mbps / 63 Mbps28
Oxon Hill, MD192 Gbps / 940 Mbps65 Mbps / 54 Mbps28
Parkville, MD162 Gbps / 150 Mbps28 Mbps / 15 Mbps31
Pasadena, MD232 Gbps / 940 Mbps56 Mbps / 45 Mbps39
Perry Hall, MD192 Gbps / 150 Mbps24 Mbps / 12 Mbps31
Pikesville, MD212 Gbps / 940 Mbps59 Mbps / 49 Mbps35
Potomac, MD252 Gbps / 940 Mbps50 Mbps / 42 Mbps32
Randallstown, MD182 Gbps / 940 Mbps71 Mbps / 58 Mbps31
Reisterstown, MD182 Gbps / 940 Mbps68 Mbps / 57 Mbps31
Rockville, MD262 Gbps / 940 Mbps54 Mbps / 40 Mbps42
Rosedale, MD152 Gbps / 940 Mbps81 Mbps / 67 Mbps29
Salisbury, MD162 Gbps / 25 Mbps18 Mbps / 4 Mbps25
Severn, MD242 Gbps / 940 Mbps54 Mbps / 43 Mbps37
Severna Park, MD222 Gbps / 150 Mbps23 Mbps / 11 Mbps36
Silver Spring, MD262 Gbps / 940 Mbps52 Mbps / 40 Mbps41
Suitland, MD162 Gbps / 940 Mbps77 Mbps / 64 Mbps28
Takoma Park, MD242 Gbps / 940 Mbps56 Mbps / 43 Mbps37
Towson, MD212 Gbps / 150 Mbps22 Mbps / 11 Mbps30
Waldorf, MD192 Gbps / 940 Mbps65 Mbps / 54 Mbps28
Westminster, MD202 Gbps / 500 Mbps15 Mbps / 3 Mbps37
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Top 10 Providers (by Coverage) in Maryland
ProviderAvg. Speeds
HughesNet25 Mbps
Viasat25 Mbps
Verizon28 Mbps
Cyberonic11 Mbps
Xfinity290 Mbps
Verizon Fiber829 Mbps
Telegia Communications30 Mbps
Bloosurf25 Mbps
Atlantic Broadband118 Mbps
Delmarva WiFi25 Mbps