Internet Providers in Chesterfield, VA

Residential Internet Statistics for Chesterfield, VA
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $39.99
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Chesterfield, Virginia:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    98.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    98.9% Available
  • 2. Verizon
    88.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    88.7% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    17.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    17.1% Available
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Internet Access in Chesterfield, Virginia

The average customer in Chesterfield has 2.71 ISPs available. This is normal for the US, seeing as most Internet providers used to be cable television or phone providers. Most houses are equipped for both.

Remember that since FCC data is only tallied up biannually and only made public six or more months after filing, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help fix this issue.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Chesterfield's primary wired Internet options.

Looking closer at the technologies in Chesterfield, there are essentially two choices: cable (Xfinity, for example) and DSL (think Verizon).

While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, Xfinity also serves Chesterfield with a recorded maximum speed of 1,000 Mbps. There are also 4 providers with enterprise-level service like T1 and MPLS. Explore the interactive map below to compare broadband coverage on a granular level, or check the "Download Speeds" tab to see how local ISPs compare in consumer speed tests.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Chesterfield, Virginia

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 98.9%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 17.1%
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.

Chesterfield is the 135th most connected city in Virginia ahead of Chester and Colonial Heights, but behind Richmond, Midlothian, and Henrico.

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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 4,000 people in Chesterfield 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 Chesterfield 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 97% of Chesterfield 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 Chesterfield County, approximately 5,000 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.

Map of ISPs in Chesterfield

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Compare Chesterfield to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Chesterfield 245.8 Mbps 8 $0.71 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +335.9 Mbps ) 22 ( +14 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -73 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -46.1 Mbps ) 20 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -43.6 Mbps ) 27 ( +19 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -49.3 Mbps ) 11 ( +3 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )