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Internet Providers in Richlands, Virginia
Residential Internet Statistics for Richlands, VA
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,200 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$66.05|
Most Popular Internet Providers in Richlands, Virginia:
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Internet Access in Richlands, Virginia
Richlands currently has only two widespread Internet providers: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service, with speeds up to 35 Mbps and availability in practically one hundred percent of the population. As for HughesNet, they offer Satellite, with availability in close to one hundred percent of Richlands and advertise speeds up to 25 Mbps.
Looking at the technology options within Richlands, you essentially see two primary options: cable (providers such as Spectrum) and DSL (providers like Verizon High Speed Internet).
Keep in mind that since FCC data is currently collected twice annually and only published 6+ months later, availability shown below may not include the latest expansions or regional changes. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help reduce the lag.
The level of competition among Internet service companies is reasonably robust in Richlands, and the average Richlands resident can access 3 Internet providers. Averaged out for all census blocks, there are precisely 3.03 choices per household.
While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, Spectrum is also in the area with a recorded top speed of 300 Mbps. Providers such as GigaBeam Networks can connect their subscribers to 50 Mbps or more via direct wireless hardware. Explore the map on the page below to compare broadband coverage at a granular level.
Internet Statistics 2021
1.8% of consumers in Richlands100 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 Richlands, Virginia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Point Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||20.9%|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||5.1%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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.
Compare Richlands to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Richlands||65 Mbps||7||$0.32 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +469.4 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.89 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +83.8 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +95.6 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +104.5 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +97.1 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.38 ( + $0.00 )|