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Internet Providers in Cobbs Creek, Virginia
Residential Internet Statistics for Cobbs Creek, VA
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$52.49|
Most Popular Internet Providers in Cobbs Creek, Virginia:
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Internet Access in Cobbs Creek, Virginia
Coverage data shows two main Internet service options around Cobbs Creek — coaxial cable (96.88% availability) and DSL (98.91% availability). Coaxial cable Internet access is usually delivered through traditional cable TV providers, using pre-existing coaxial copper TV wires on utility poles. DSL, similarly, is delivered via twisted copper phone wires. The vast majority of Cobbs Creek neighborhoods and census blocks have access to both cable service and/or DSL from competing companies.
Competition between broadband brands is high for Cobbs Creek, and the average Cobbs Creek census block has 3 providers to choose from. Averaged across all neighborhoods, there are precisely 3.91 possible providers in each location.
Verizon High Speed Internet is also a common Internet option for Cobbs Creek. They offer DSL service with coverage in 98 percent of the area. Northern Neck Wireless Internet is another alternative wireless service for practically one hundred percent of Cobbs Creek. Keep in mind that this option needs roof access or proximity to a Northern Neck Wireless Internet access point.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Cobbs Creek's primary wired Internet choices.
The Internet availability insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are based on government data and privatized data collected directly from ISPs. Statistics shown below regarding speed and performance averages comes via M-Labs. The BroadbandNow market researchers have manually collected pricing on 146 Internet plans for Cobbs Creek as of 2021.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Cobbs Creek, Virginia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Atlantic Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||96.9%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
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.
Data Caps and Video Streaming Around Cobbs Creek
Data from our market research team shows that common ISPs use data caps for their residential Internet packages. Data caps are a public issue since users view them as a strategy for limiting video streaming, while providers explain caps are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the issue is the same: streaming video, which can use anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.
Compare Cobbs Creek to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Cobbs Creek||29.8 Mbps||6||$1.10 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +504.6 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.89 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +119 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +130.8 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +139.7 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +132.3 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.36 ( $0.00 )|