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Gaithersburg, MD Internet Access

Internet Connectivity in Gaithersburg

^ An estimated 44,410 Gaithersburg residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations [1].

Internet Availability in Gaithersburg

^ Collectively (all cities), 81.4% of all Maryland residents live in a household where Internet is available, which ranks 10th in the nation [2].

Disconnected in Gaithersburg

^ There are an estimated 15,523 Gaithersburg residents who are not connected to the Internet at all - whether at home, work, or elsewhere [1].

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Gaithersburg Internet Speeds

Landline Internet Speed in Gaithersburg

  • Average wireline ISP speeds in Gaithersburg
    • Average download speed: 8.74 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 5.53 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 16.73 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 8.66 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 129 wireline tests.

Landline Internet Speed: Gaithersburg vs. the U.S.

How Gaithersburg landline Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


Wireless Internet Speed in Gaithersburg

  • Average wireless ISP speeds in Gaithersburg
    • Average download speed: 2.65 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 2.17 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 3.22 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 3.38 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 514 wireless tests.

Wireless Internet Speed: Gaithersburg vs. the U.S.

How Gaithersburg wireless Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


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Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Gaithersburg

Landline Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Gaithersburg, MD

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Optical Carrier1 Gb/s1 Gb/s
Other Copper Wireline25 Mb/s - 50 Mb/s25 Mb/s - 50 Mb/s
Cable Modem10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s

Wireless Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Gaithersburg, MD

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Wireless768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s200 Kb/s - 768 Kb/s
Wireless10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s
Wireless768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s200 Kb/s - 768 Kb/s

Featured ISPs for Gaithersburg, MD

AT&T

AT&T

  • High Speed Internet
  • Fast, reliable broadband connections
  • Allows you to connect all Wi-Fi-enabled devices
  • Bundle with phone or other services for bigger discounts
DSL Extreme

DSL Extreme

  • Get fast internet for an unbeatable price!
  • Packages as low as $17.95/month.
  • FREE installation (reg. $199); No phone line required.
  • Up to 75Mbps download speed; Wireless Router included.

Gaithersburg Internet Statistics

Gaithersburg Internet Connectivity

Gaithersburg: 74.1% of residents are connected, with 33.5% of the population connected on multiple devices [1].


Connected to the Internet in Gaithersburg


  • Gaithersburg Internet Connectivity [1]
    • An estimated 44,410 Gaithersburg residents are connected to the Internet in some capacity - either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations.
    • An estimated 15,523 Gaithersburg residents are not connected to the Internet. These residents are not connected at home, work, or elsewhere.

  • Gaithersburg Internet Availability [2]
    • It is estimated that 48,785 Gaithersburg residents live in a household where Internet is available.

Household Income in Gaithersburg

Gaithersburg: The median household income is $25,775 and 8% of households are below poverty level [6].


Maryland Internet Access Facts & ISP Statistics

Maryland Home Internet Speed

  • When comparing home (landline) and mobile Internet speeds in MD, median download speeds are 3.04 times higher for home (landline) & median upload speeds are 4.79 times higher for home (landline).
  • Home Internet Speeds in MD [5]
    • Median Home Download Speed: 13.17 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 4.42 Mb/s - 20.62 Mb/s
    • Median Home Upload Speed: 3.8 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 1.18 Mb/s - 5.45 Mb/s
  • Mobile Internet Speeds in MD [5]
    • Median Mobile Download Speed: 2.75 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 0.88 Mb/s - 10 Mb/s
    • Median Mobile Upload Speed: 1.25 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.39 Mb/s - 4.41 Mb/s

Maryland Internet Connectivity


  • Connected to the Internet in the state of Maryland [1]: 74.1% of MD residents are connected to the Internet in one or more locations on one or more devices.
    • The 74.1% mark ranks Maryland 15th in the nation in total Internet connectivity.
    • 25.1% of residents are connected to the Internet only at home.
    • 4.7% are not connected at home, but are connected elsewhere.
    • 10.8% are connected at home and elsewhere on one device.
    • 33.5% are connected at home and elsewhere on more than one device.
    • 25.9% are not connected to the Internet at all.

  • Maryland Internet Availability [2]
    • 81.4% of MD residents have access to the Internet at home.
    • This ranks Maryland 10th in the country.

Maryland Business Internet Speed Data

  • When comparing home and business Internet speeds in MD, median download speeds are 1.18 times higher for business & median upload speeds are 0.76 times higher for business.
  • Business Internet Speeds in MD [5]
    • Median Business Download Speed: 10.06 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 3.38 Mb/s - 30.73 Mb/s
    • Median Business Upload Speed: 4.48 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 1.47 Mb/s - 10.3 Mb/s
  • Small Business Internet Speeds in MD [5]
    • Median Small Business Download Speed: 2.88 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 1.26 Mb/s - 13.63 Mb/s
    • Median Small Business Upload Speed: 1.38 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.63 Mb/s - 4.83 Mb/s

Additional information about Maryland

About Gaithersburg

Gaithersburg is a city with a population of 59,933 [2] that is located in Montgomery County in the state of Maryland.

MD Internet Access

Gaithersburg Internet Access

For more information about Gaithersburg Internet Access, or for additional resources regarding Maryland Internet access overall, visit Maryland Broadband Cooperative .

More About Gaithersburg

Of all residents in Gaithersburg, 79% have a high school diploma or higher, and 24% have a bachelor's degree or higher [6].

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References

1. ^ Bureau of Labor Statistics & Bureau of Census

2. ^ United States Census Bureau

3. ^ Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

4. ^ FCC & National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

5. ^ National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

6. ^ NTIA & U.S. Census Bureau