Internet Providers in Gretna, Virginia

Residential Internet Statistics for Gretna, VA
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $15
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Gretna, Virginia:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    39% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    39% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    28.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    28.9% Available
  • 5. 5. RiverStreet Networks
    99.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    99.3% Available
  • 6. 6. King Street Wireless
    59.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    59.7% Available
  • 1. Comcast Business
    14.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    14.9% Available

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Internet Access in Gretna, Virginia

Viasat Internet has the strongest coverage footprint in Gretna. HughesNet is also widely available.

Looking at the less well-developed areas within Gretna, our data shows that as many as 4,000 people have only one (or zero) choices for wired Internet.

RiverStreet Networks is currently the third largest wired broadband provider in Gretna as measured by coverage area. They are available to 99 percent of the area. King Street Wireless is another company worth knowing about. While fixed wireless isn't as well-known as cable or DSL, it can provide an interchangeable service quality.

DSL-based has strong availability in comparison to other Internet services within Gretna since it uses landline phone wires to send data. Therefore, since most buildings are already serviceable for landline phone wiring, it makes sense that Gretna has close to one hundred percent DSL availability.

The broadband availability statistics here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are based on government data and privatized datasets collected from ISPs, or via unlisted sources. Averaged statistics about speed data is sourced primarily from M-Labs. Our in-house market research team has hand-validated pricing on 353 broadband plans in Gretna as of 2022.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Gretna, Virginia

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 39.0%
RiverStreet Networks 50 Mbps DSL 2m 43s 99.3%
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 28.9%
4,000 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.

Gretna is the 662nd most connected city in Virginia behind Chatham, Altavista, Dry Fork, Lynch Station, and Hurt.

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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 5,000 people in Pittsylvania 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.

Approximately 39% of Gretna 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 Pittsylvania County, approximately 16,000 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.

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Compare Gretna to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Gretna 12.9 Mbps 7 $2.84 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +568.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +14 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +159.9 Mbps ) 18 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +186.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +189.3 Mbps ) 24 ( +17 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +183.6 Mbps ) 10 ( +3 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )