Internet Service Providers in Portsmouth, Virginia

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Residential Internet Statistics for Portsmouth, VA
Wired Internet Providers: 4
Average Speed Test Result: 123.79 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1200 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 1.48%
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Internet Access in Portsmouth, Virginia

The average download speed in Portsmouth is 123.79 Mbps. This is 8.1% slower than the average in Virginia and 27.4% faster than the national average.

  • There are 14 internet providers in Portsmouth with 6 of those offering residential service
  • Portsmouth is the 307th most connected city in Virginia ahead of Carrollton, but behind Chesapeake, Virginia Beach, Hampton, and Norfolk.
  • The average internet download speed in Virginia is 134.69 mbps.
  • Virginia is the 30th most connected state in the U.S.
  • There are 10 companies offering business internet services in Portsmouth.
  • 90.8% of Virginians have access to 100mbps or faster broadband.
  • Approximately 1,000 people in Portsmouth County don't have access to any wired internet.
  • In Portsmouth County, approximately 1,000 people do not have access to 25mbps wired broadband.
  • The fastest zip code in Portsmouth for February 2021 is 23701. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

2,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Portsmouth, Virginia

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Cox Communications 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Portsmouth, Virginia

  • Cox - 100.0% Availability in Portsmouth - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Xfinity - 6.3% Availability in Portsmouth - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Portsmouth - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Portsmouth - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

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Summary Of Internet Providers In Portsmouth

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Cox Communications Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 6.3%+ 1,200 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Cox Business Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 7.1%+ 987 Mbps
CenturyLink Business Copper 10.2%+ 45 Mbps
Verizon Business Copper 8.4%+ 45 Mbps
GTT Communications Copper 3.3%+ 6 Mbps