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La Plata, MD Internet Access

Internet Connectivity in La Plata

^ An estimated 6,486 La Plata residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations [1].

Internet Availability in La Plata

^ 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 La Plata

^ There are an estimated 2,267 La Plata residents who are not connected to the Internet at all - whether at home, work, or elsewhere [1].

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La Plata Internet Speeds

Landline Internet Speed in La Plata

  • Average wireline ISP speeds in La Plata
    • Average download speed: 7.83 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 2.78 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 7.83 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 3.61 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 24 wireline tests.

Landline Internet Speed: La Plata vs. the U.S.

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


Wireless Internet Speed in La Plata

  • Average wireless ISP speeds in La Plata
    • Average download speed: 2.2 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 1.25 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 2.69 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 3.38 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 111 wireless tests.

Wireless Internet Speed: La Plata vs. the U.S.

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


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Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in La Plata

Landline Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in La Plata, MD

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Cable Modem100 Mb/s - 1 Gb/s10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s
Optical Carrier50 Mb/s - 100 Mb/s10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s
Other Copper Wireline3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s

Wireless Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in La Plata, 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
Wireless3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s
Wireless768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s200 Kb/s - 768 Kb/s

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La Plata Internet Statistics

La Plata Internet Connectivity

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


Connected to the Internet in La Plata


  • La Plata Internet Connectivity [1]
    • An estimated 6,486 La Plata residents are connected to the Internet in some capacity - either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations.
    • An estimated 2,267 La Plata residents are not connected to the Internet. These residents are not connected at home, work, or elsewhere.

  • La Plata Internet Availability [2]
    • It is estimated that 7,125 La Plata residents live in a household where Internet is available.

Household Income in La Plata

La Plata: The median household income is $59,893 and 6% of households are below poverty level [6].


Local Internet-Related Businesses in La Plata

Free Wi-Fi in or near La Plata, MD

Local businesses offering patrons free wi-fi Internet connectivity in the community.

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Community Anchor Institutions in La Plata , MD

Organizations facilitating the greater use of broadband service in the community.


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Electronics Stores in or near La Plata, MD

Businesses selling Internet-related hardware & software products in the community.

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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 La Plata

La Plata is a town with a population of 8,753 [2] that is located in Charles County in the state of Maryland.

MD Internet Access

La Plata Internet Access

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

More About La Plata

Of all residents in La Plata, 66% have a high school diploma or higher, and 9% 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