Internet Providers in Howardsville, VA
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Residential Internet Statistics for Howardsville, VA
|Fastest Speed Available:||20 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$62.99|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Howardsville, Virginia
Internet Access in Howardsville, Virginia
Competition between Internet providers is low in Howardsville. According to our most recent FCC and privately reported data, the average subscriber within Howardsville has 0.85 broadband service choices.
Wireless Internet connections (LTE, satellite, etc) have several notable issues that make wireless options not particularly preferable for broadband access. Data caps present the largest inconvenience, although it's worth noting fixed wireless caps are often more comparable to those on wired DSL or cable Internet service.
Satellite provides backup Internet access options for Howardsville those who can't access cable or DSL service.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are Howardsville's primary wired Internet choices.
Internet coverage statistics here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are drawn from a mix of public governmental data and private data we source directly from telecom industry sources. Average statistics about speed averages comes primarily via M-Labs, which is the speed test tool shown within BroadbandNow and Google queries. Our in-house market researchers have manually validated package price on 144 Internet plans and bundles in the Howardsville market to date.
Internet Statistics 2021
100.0% of consumers in Howardsville400 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 Howardsville, Virginia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|CenturyLink||20 Mbps||DSL||6m 49s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Howardsville, Virginia
- CenturyLink - DSL - 31.5% Availability in Howardsville - Speeds up to 20 Mbps
- Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Howardsville - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Howardsville - 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.
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 Cord Cutting Around Howardsville
Data from our researchers shows that popular providers use data caps on home Internet connections. Data caps are controversial since customers see caps as a strategy to stop streaming services. Providers insist they are a necessary tool for managing network traffic. In either case, the problem is the same: streaming services, which can use one to seven Gigabytes/hr.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Howardsville
|SCS Broadband||Fixed Wireless||47.9%+||50 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||DSL||100%||40 Mbps|
|SCS Broadband||Fixed Wireless||100%||50 Mbps|
Compare Howardsville to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Howardsville||1.9 Mbps||5||$3.80 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||415.4 Mbps ( +413.5 Mbps )||14 ( +9 )||$0.54 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||118.9 Mbps ( +117 Mbps )||18 ( +13 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||116.2 Mbps ( +114.3 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.38 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||127.4 Mbps ( +125.5 Mbps )||21 ( +16 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||127.6 Mbps ( +125.7 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.33 ( $0.00 )|