Internet Providers in Covesville, VA
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Residential Internet Statistics for Covesville, VA
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$59.66|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Covesville, Virginia
Internet Access in Covesville, Virginia
Currently, there are 5 providers in Covesville with home service, and a total of 9 including specialized business and mobile providers.
According to the latest government reports, 59.95 percent of Covesville residents are limited to a single choice for home Internet.
Taking a look now at network technology with significant infrastructure already built around the city, we see that the most prevalent physical wire broadband Internet tech infrastructures are DSL and Satellite, with practically one hundred percent and virtually one hundred percent respectively. Telephone companies are the main source for DSL service, which makes technical sense because DSL, or "Digital Subscriber Line," transmits data packets over telephone lines. DSL is outperformed by all other major Internet options.
The information listed here is primarily sourced via provider coverage reports, and is validated through privatized databases to provide more detailed resources than is available from government websites. Speed and pricing data is sourced by our research and analysis team, who gather tens of thousands of data points each year.
According to the latest FCC filings and direct provider reports, Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Covesville in terms of coverage area. As the interactive maps below show, the more common companies often overlap around Covesville.
Internet Statistics 2021
60.0% of consumers in Covesville200 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.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Covesville, Virginia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Firefly Fiber Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Covesville, Virginia
- CenturyLink - DSL - 99.7% Availability in Covesville - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Firefly Fiber Broadband - Fiber - 40.3% Availability in Covesville - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Covesville - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Covesville - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
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.
Data Caps in Covesville
Data from our researchers suggests that common providers in the area place a limit on streaming for their home Internet connections. Data caps are controversial because customers view them as a tactic to limit streaming services, while providers insist that they are a necessary tool for managing network congestion. In either case, the problem is streaming video, which easily eats up one to seven Gigabytes/hr.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Covesville
|SCS Broadband||Fixed Wireless||46.9%+||50 Mbps|
|Firefly Fiber Broadband||Fiber||40.3%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||DSL||100%||100 Mbps|
|SCS Broadband||Fixed Wireless||61.3%+||50 Mbps|
|Firefly Fiber Broadband||Fiber||41.5%+||1,000 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||Fiber||9.9%+||1,000 Mbps|
Compare Covesville to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Covesville||30.6 Mbps||5||$1.27 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||415.4 Mbps ( +384.8 Mbps )||14 ( +9 )||$0.54 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||118.9 Mbps ( +88.3 Mbps )||18 ( +13 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||116.2 Mbps ( +85.6 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.38 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||127.4 Mbps ( +96.8 Mbps )||21 ( +16 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||127.6 Mbps ( +97 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.33 ( $0.00 )|