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Internet Providers in Dutton, Virginia
Residential Internet Statistics for Dutton, VA
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$56.81|
Most Popular Internet Providers in Dutton, Virginia:
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Internet Access in Dutton, Virginia
Coverage data shows two primary Internet service types in Dutton — cable (86.62% coverage) and DSL (95.15% coverage). Coaxial cable Internet access is delivered by TV companies using pre-existing coaxial copper television wires strung up on telephone poles. DSL, similarly, is delivered via twisted copper phone wires.  The majority of Dutton neighborhoods and street addresses can subscribe to both coaxial cable and DSL service from at least two Internet companies.
Verizon High Speed Internet as well as Atlantic Broadband also offer Internet service in Dutton, often competing for the same customers.
The plans displayed on this page are manually collected by our data science team.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in general, will overlap. As residents might expect, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one in Dutton.
Click into the interactive map below for more insights on Internet service competition on a granular street level. Although the majority of blocks have around 3 options, some areas can be less connected and might only have one provider available.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Dutton, Virginia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Cox Communications||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||14.1%|
|Atlantic Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||72.6%|
|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 in Dutton
Data from our market researchers suggests that many of the top ISPs use data caps on home Internet plans. Data caps are controversial because users view caps as a tactic to discourage "cord cutting", while providers maintain they are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. In either case, the issue is streaming video, which easily consumes one to seven Gigabytes/hour.
Compare Dutton to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Dutton||307.9 Mbps||7||$1.10 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +226.5 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.89 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( -159.1 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( -147.3 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( -138.4 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( -145.8 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.36 ( $0.00 )|