Mays Chapel, Maryland Broadband Internet Service
Mays Chapel, MD has a total of 5 options for high speed internet providers that meet the minimum broadband download speed of 25 Mbps. It can be understandably confusing when trying to determine which of these broadband providers to choose. Hopefully we can eliminate some of the guesswork for you by applying our ranking algorithm to those 5 internet service options in Mays Chapel. The calculation we perform considers the download connection speed, upload connection speed, population covered and overall value provided by each company. Based upon that calculation, our top choice for Mays Chapel is Xfinity. A summary of all the results:
|Rank||Provider||Tech||Max Download Speed||Max Upload Speed||Availability|
|1||Xfinity||Cable||987 Mbps||35 Mbps||97.8%|
|2||Verizon||Fiber||940 Mbps||880 Mbps||97.4%|
|3||ALTIUS Communications||wireless||50 Mbps||50 Mbps||99.1%|
|4||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|5||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
Mays Chapel MD Internet Access Options
Studies have shown that the competition from having two or more broadband internet providers in a community leads to lower prices and better overall service.
The chart below graphs the segment of the population which has a choice of internet providers at four different ranges of download speeds.
Broadband Internet Speeds
Curious how fast the average internet speeds in Mays Chapel are compared to Baltimore County? Also, curious how the speeds compare to Maryland overall?
Average download speeds in Mays Chapel of 32.3 Mbps are faster than the Baltimore County average download speeds and slower than the statewide average for Maryland.
Mays Chapel Internet Access Facts
Cable internet is available to 97.7% of the Mays Chapel population
Fiber optic internet is available to 97.2% of Mays Chapel residents
There are 5 residential internet providers in Mays Chapel, MD providing service to at least 15% of the city
The average download speed in Mays Chapel is 17.5% faster than the Baltimore County average and 0.3% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
The average internet download speed in Mays Chapel is 32.3 Mbps based upon 17624 measurements taken in the last 12 months
DSL internet is available to 99.1% of Mays Chapel residents
Internet Access Technologies
DSL, Cable, Fiber and Fixed Wireless are four common types of technology used to provide internet access. The following chart shows the percentage of Mays Chapel residents who have access to each of these technology types.
Internet Service FAQs
Who has the best internet service near me?
Our proprietary algorithm that takes into consideration download speed, upload speed, availability and overall value ranks Xfinity as the top provider for Mays Chapel, Maryland.
Who has the fastest internet service in Mays Chapel?
Xfinity with a download speed of 987 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Mays Chapel.
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Mays Chapel, Maryland?
The following zip codes were used: 21022, 21093 and 21094
How do the internet speeds in Mays Chapel compare to other cities in Maryland?
Is there fiber internet service near me?
Yes, there is 1 fiber internet provider in Mays Chapel - Verizon.
What is DSL internet service?
DSL provides internet service via phone lines but at speeds typically 100x or more than old fashioned dial-up service over those same phone lines. Download speeds are typically slower than cable, but DSL is more likely to be available in a remote location than cable.
Which internet service provider offers the most coverage in Mays Chapel, Maryland?
ALTIUS Communications provides broadband internet service to 99.1% of Mays Chapel.
What is cable internet service?
Cable internet service streams data through the same coaxial cables used for cable television. In nearly all instances cable internet will be faster than DSL. Cable internet is available to nearly 90% of Americans but does not have as much coverage in remote areas as DSL.
What download speed do I need to stream movies?
For HD movies and shows Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu all recommend a minimum of 5 Mbps. Streaming 4K/UHD content requires a minimum of 25 Mbps for Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu.
Mays Chapel Cable TV, Satellite TV and Streaming Services
Our ranking of internet service plans can make choosing a new provider fairly easy. Selecting a TV provider is more difficult as additional variables are involved. If you are a heavy TV viewer and/or watch in multiple rooms at the same time, a traditional cable TV package or satellite TV provider may be the best option for you. However, if you live in a rental property or a heavily wooded area, satellite TV may not be a viable option. Streaming TV packages can be a good option for many, especially if your internet plan does not have a data limit. Read through the pros and cons of the various TV packages available to you and chose the best match to your viewing needs.
- 260+ channels
- Award winning voice remote
- Customize your plan
- Watch TV, DVR and OnDemand anywhere with the Xfinity Stream app
- 290+ channels
- Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
- 4 video package tiers
- Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
- 85+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network coverage
- Sports plus, Spanish plus and premium movie add-ons
- 140+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network and sports coverage
- Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app