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Internet Providers in Locust Hill, Virginia
Residential Internet Statistics for Locust Hill, VA
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$52.49|
Most Popular Internet Providers in Locust Hill, Virginia:
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Internet Access in Locust Hill, Virginia
Viasat Internet has the most coverage in Locust Hill. HughesNet is also widely available.
There's above-average competition between providers around the Locust Hill area. However, 46 locals still don't have access to more than one provider. This means that if they aren't pleased by their provider, they are forced to use a poor quality wireless option. Luckily, this issue isn't widespread in Locust Hill. The majority of households have 3 choices for Internet service.
Atlantic Broadband and Verizon High Speed Internet can also provide Internet service in Locust Hill, with overlap in some parts of town.
Cable and DSL are the primary broadband options in the Locust Hill area, frequently overlapping and generally competing with each other. Cable speed tends to be stronger, but overall performance of either Internet technology type are similar and which is "best" frequently varies from block to block based on the network infrastructure in a given area.
The broadband coverage insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are based on public government data and privatized data we collect directly from telecoms. Averaged statistics regarding speed and performance averages comes via M-Labs, which is a speed test tool integrated into our site as well as Google and Chrome search results. The BroadbandNow market researchers have manually gathered package price and service data on 146 broadband plans and bundles within Locust Hill as of 2021.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Locust Hill, Virginia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Atlantic Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||97.4%|
|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 Cap Issues in Locust Hill
Data from our research team shows that common providers in Locust Hill place some sort of limit on data use on residential Internet connections. Data caps are controversial because consumers view them as a strategy for limiting streaming services. Providers insist that caps are a reasonable strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the issue is the same: streaming services, which easily uses one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Compare Locust Hill to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Locust Hill||119.1 Mbps||6||$1.10 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +415.3 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.89 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +29.7 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +41.5 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +50.4 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +43 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.36 ( $0.00 )|