Internet providers in Columbia, MD

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1. Verizon
Available in Columbia
Connection:
Fiber
Download/Upload
speeds up to

940/880Mbps
2. Xfinity
98% available in Columbia
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
3. Viasat
99% available in Columbia
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
4. Windstream
30% available in Columbia
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
5. Atlantic Broadband
2% available in Columbia
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
6. FiberLight
7% available in Columbia
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
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speeds up to
1000Mbps
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1. Comcast Business
Available in Columbia
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
2. Viasat
99% available in Columbia
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
3. Windstream
30% available in Columbia
Connection:
DSL, Fiber & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
4. Earthlink
Available in Columbia
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
3Mbps
5. Windstream Enterprise
1% available in Columbia
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
3Mbps
6. XO Communications
Available in Columbia
Connection:
Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
10Mbps
7. Megapath
54% available in Columbia
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
8. FiberLight
7% available in Columbia
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
9. Allied Telecom Group, LLC
1% available in Columbia
Connection:
Fiber & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
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1. AT&T
Available in Columbia
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T
4GLTE

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2. Sprint
Available in Columbia
Connection:
Mobile
Sprint
4GLTE

User Rating Info
3. T-Mobile
Available in Columbia
Connection:
Mobile
T-Mobile
4GLTE

User Rating Info

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5+ Mbps

  • Regular browsing
  • Music streaming
  • Ideal for 1 person

10+ Mbps

  • HD video streaming
  • Casual gaming
  • Ideal for 1-2 people

20+ Mbps

  • Ultra HD streaming
  • Frequent gaming
  • Ideal for 2-4 people

40+ Mbps

  • Simultaneous HD streaming
  • Simultaneous gaming
  • Ideal for 4+

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What is the best internet provider in Columbia?

Internet provider types in Columbia


Cable

98%
Coverage


DSL

87%
Coverage


Fiber

96%
Coverage

Internet Provider availability in Columbia, MD


3 Mbps

100%
availability


10 Mbps

100%
availability


25 Mbps

99%
availability
Broadband Internet Availability

(Internet faster than 25 Mbps)

99%
Columbia
94%
Maryland
79%
USA

Columbia Residential Internet Coverage

With nearly 92% of Columbia residents working in white collar jobs, the town has come to count on reliable internet for both work and pleasure. Due to the long commutes, many people take advantage of public transportation and the WiFi services they provide to make good use of their commute time.

Given the high demand for constant connection, Verizon FiOS offers fiber optic connections to 96% of Columbia, including the Simpsonville and Thunder Hill Road/Lightning View Road neighborhoods.

Cable internet is also popular in this area with Xfinity providing connections to 98% of residents. Atlantic Broadband covers the 2% of residents who want cable internet, but cannot connect with Xfinity.

Businesses in Columbia follow the trends of residential consumers. Verizon FiOS fiber optics are available to 96% of Columbia businesses, both large and small. Cable internet from Xfinity comes in slightly higher with the business market at 98%. Copper wire from Megpath reaches 90% of businesses, making it a viable option for those who need it.

Fastest Internet Service Providers in Columbia

Verizon offers internet at speeds up to 940 Mbps

Xfinity offers internet at speeds up to 1000 Mbps

Viasat offers internet at speeds up to 25 Mbps

Windstream offers internet at speeds up to 100 Mbps

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Summary of Columbia Internet Providers

Provider Type Download speeds up to User Rating
Verizon Fiber 940 Mbps 3.0/5
Xfinity Cable 1000 Mbps 2.5/5
Viasat Satellite 25 Mbps 2.0/5
Windstream DSL & Other Copper Wireline 100 Mbps 2.5/5
Atlantic Broadband Cable 100 Mbps 2.5/5
FiberLight Fiber 100 Mbps N/A

Availability and speeds displayed are not guaranteed and are subject to change.

Technology Type

DSL:

DSL provides internet service via phone cables and is up to ten times faster than dial-up service.

Cable:

Cable provides internet speeds faster than DSL through the same cables used for cable TV.

Satellite:

Satellite internet is widely available, but offers slower speeds due to a far-traveling signal.

Fiber:

Fiber relies on glass strands to relay digital code and is much faster than both DSL and cable.

Customer reviews of internet providers in Columbia

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