Internet Providers in Linville, VA
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Residential Internet Statistics for Linville, VA
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,200 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$59.28|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Linville, Virginia
Internet Access in Linville, Virginia
Consumers have access to 10 Internet providers in Linville. 3 of these are mobile companies.
Looking specifically at the Internet technology types around Linville, there are basically two primary choices: cable and DSL (think Verizon High Speed Internet).
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the main Internet choices in Linville.
We should note that since FCC coverage data is collected twice annually and only published six or more months after filing, provider availability listed below might not reflect the most recent network expansions or regional changes. Our process incorporates coverage data directly from many companies to help fix this problem.
View the interactive map below for more insights on broadband choice on the granular census block level. You will find that while most blocks have around 3-4 options, some areas can be less fortunate or may be limited to one. A surprising 49.84 percent of local residents are in exactly this situation.
Internet Statistics 2021
49.8% of consumers in Linville600 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 Linville, Virginia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||51.5%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
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 Cap Issues and Video Streaming in Linville
Data from our research team suggests that top providers place some sort of limit on streaming for their residential broadband plans. Data caps are disliked because users view them as a strategy to limit video streaming, while providers insist data caps are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the culprit is over-the-top streaming, which can eat up anywhere from 1–7GB/hr.
Compare Linville to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Linville||3.2 Mbps||6||$0.35 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +531.2 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.89 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +145.6 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +157.4 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +166.3 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +158.9 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.38 ( + $0.00 )|