Internet Providers in Washington, DC
Top Internet Providers in Washington, District of Columbia:
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Best Internet Providers in Washington, D.C.
The top internet providers in Washington, D.C. are Xfinity and Verizon Fios. Xfinity’s cable network can reach speeds up to 1.2 Gbps. It also offers bundling options for phone and TV, with the cheapest starting at $54.99 per month. Xfinity ranked second in the American Customer Satisfaction Index in both customer satisfaction and in-home Wi-Fi quality in 2021.
Verizon Fios features a fiber network with speeds reaching up to 940 Mbps. Verizon Fios was the most awarded provider in Network Quality by J.D. Power in 2022. It also offers bundles that include internet service, Fios TV, and multi-room DVR.
Fastest Internet Providers in Washington, D.C.
Xfinity and Verizon Fios provide the fastest internet in Washington, D.C. Xfinity offers speeds up to 1.2 Gbps. This is accomplished with a cable network, one of the most common internet connections in the U.S. It uses the same copper cables that transmit audio and video for TV.
Verizon Fios’ fiber-optic network offers symmetrical download and upload speeds reaching up to 940 Mbps. It allows for larger households to use the internet simultaneously without noticeable lag and is ideal for streamers, online gamers, and large-file uploaders.
Internet Availability in Washington, D.C.
Xfinity and Verizon Fios are the two most accessible internet providers in Washington, D.C. Xfinity’s cable service covers 91.6 percent of the city. From the unique restaurants of H Street Corridor in Near Northeast to the residential streets of Woodridge, D.C., dwellers can rely on Xfinity to keep them connected at home or while out and about. Even the embassies of Forest Hills rely on Xfinity. For those in Congress Heights, Verizon Fios is the provider of choice. It’s available to 74.7 percent of Washington, D.C., and reaches the White House to Langdon on the Maryland border.
Frequently Asked Questions About Internet in Washington, D.C.
Internet Provider Store Locations in Washington
1.1% of consumers in Washington6,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Cheapest Internet Providers in Washington, District of Columbia
|Provider||Plan Starting From||Connection||Contract Length||Data Caps|
|Starry Internet||$15||Fixed Wireless||None||No Caps|
|Astound Broadband Powered by RCN||$19.99||Cable||None||No Caps|
|T-Mobile 5G Home Internet||$50||5G Internet||None||No Caps|
Map of ISPs in Washington
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