Internet Providers in Blacksburg, VA

Residential Internet Statistics for Blacksburg, VA
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $39.99
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Blacksburg, Virginia:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    81.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    81.3% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    35.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    35.4% Available
  • 3. Verizon
    93% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    93% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 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. 6. All Points Broadband
    99.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    99.9% Available
  • 7. 7. GoGig
    38.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *200 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    38.2% Available
  • 8. Lumos
    1.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *6 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    1.9% Available
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Internet Access in Blacksburg, Virginia

Viasat Internet has the most coverage in Blacksburg. HughesNet is also widely available.

Broadband competition in Blacksburg is strong. The average address has 3 providers to choose from. Access isn't distributed evenly, however — as a surprising 22.27 percent of the population still have only one option for broadband service.

Looking at the network technology types around Blacksburg, you have two primary systems: cable (providers like Xfinity) and DSL (providers like Verizon).

Verizon is another commonly available broadband choice for Blacksburg, offering primarily DSL connections in 93 percent of Blacksburg. All Points Broadband offers an alternative wireless service to virtually one hundred percent of the area, although it needs roof access or line of site with a All Points Broadband access point.

The broadband coverage insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are drawn from a mix of governmental data from the FCC and private data collected from telecom industry sources or through unlisted third parties. Average statistics regarding speed data comes primarily from M-Labs, the speed test tool shown within BroadbandNow as well as Google and Chrome queries. The BroadbandNow research team has manually filed package pricing and service data for 480 broadband packages for the Blacksburg market as of 2022.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Blacksburg, Virginia

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 81.3%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 35.4%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Lumos Networks 6 Mbps DSL 22m 45s 1.9%
11,000 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.

Blacksburg is the 236th most connected city in Virginia ahead of Elliston, Shawsville, and Newport, but behind Christiansburg and Radford.

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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 3,000 people in Montgomery 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.

Approximately 78% of Blacksburg 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.

In Montgomery County, approximately 16,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

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Compare Blacksburg to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Blacksburg 170 Mbps 10 $2.16 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +411.7 Mbps ) 22 ( +12 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +2.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +29.7 Mbps ) 20 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +32.2 Mbps ) 27 ( +17 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +26.5 Mbps ) 11 ( +1 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )