Internet Providers in Forest, VA

Top Internet Providers in Forest, Virginia:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    69.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    69.3% Available
  • 2. Verizon
    98.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    98.6% 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. Xfinity
    13.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    13.6% Available
  • 6. 6. Shentel
    94.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    94.4% Available
  • 7. 7. SCS
    13.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    13.7% Available
  • 8. 8. B2X Online
    5.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    5.7% Available
  • 9. 9. Lumos
    2.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *2 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    2.1% Available

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Forest, Virginia

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Lumos Networks 2,000 Mbps Fiber 4s 2.1%
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 13.6%
Shentel 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 94.4%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 69.3%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
900 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.

Forest is the 149th most connected city in Virginia ahead of Evington and Goode, but behind Rustburg, Lynchburg, and Madison Heights.

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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 7,000 people in Bedford 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: 13% of people living in Forest 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 96% of Forest 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 Bedford County, approximately 18,000 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.

Cheapest Internet Providers in Forest, Virginia

Provider Plan Starting From Connection Contract Length Data Caps
Shentel $30 Fiber N/A 1 TB/mo.
Verizon $40 DSL None No Caps
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet $50 5G Internet None No Caps

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