Internet Providers in Arlington, VA

Residential Internet Statistics for Arlington, VA
Internet Service Providers: 7
Plans Start From: $14.99
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Arlington, Virginia:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    99.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    99.5% Available
  • 2. Verizon
    88.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    88.6% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    34.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    34.5% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. Cox
    1.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    1.2% Available
  • 7. 6. Starry Internet
    53.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *200 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    53.1% Available
  • 8. Starry Internet
    0.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *200 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    0.5% Available
  • 9. Astound Broadband Powered by RCN
    0.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    0.2% Available
3 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Arlington. See All
11 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Arlington. See All

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Internet Access in Arlington, Virginia

Viasat Internet has the strongest coverage footprint in Arlington. HughesNet is also widely available.

Cable and DSL providers like Verizon are the primary broadband infrastructure types with availability in Arlington.

The level of competition among Internet service brands is strong overall, and the average resident can access 3-4 ISPs. (3.27 per census block.)

Xfinity is another commonly available Internet choice for Arlington, offering Cable service in 99 percent of Arlington. Starry Internet is another alternative wireless service for 53 percent of local residents. Keep in mind that this option needs roof access and line of site with a Starry Internet access point.

The broadband coverage insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are calculated from governmental data from the FCC and privatized data we source directly from industry sources. Averaged statistics about speed data comes via M-Labs. Our market research team has manually sourced package pricing and service data on 679 Internet offerings for Arlington to date.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Arlington, Virginia

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 99.5%
Cox Communications 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 1.2%
Astound Broadband Powered by RCN 940 Mbps Cable 8s 0.2%
Starry Internet 200 Mbps Fiber 40s 0.5%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 34.5%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Arlington is the 16th most connected city in Virginia ahead of Mc Lean, Falls Church, Annandale, and Dunn Loring, but behind Washington.

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The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 91 people in Arlington County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 89% of people living in Arlington have residential fiber service available to them.

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Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 99% of Arlington residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

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Compare Arlington to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Arlington 162.4 Mbps 12 $0.38 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +419.3 Mbps ) 22 ( +10 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +10.4 Mbps ) 21 ( +9 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +37.3 Mbps ) 20 ( +8 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +39.8 Mbps ) 27 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +34.1 Mbps ) 11 ( -1 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )