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Internet Providers in Somerset, Virginia
Residential Internet Statistics for Somerset, VA
|Fastest Speed Available:||15 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$69.99|
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Internet Access in Somerset, Virginia
The overall most commonly available wired broadband options in Somerset are DSL lines followed by Satellite networks. FCC filings suggest DSL reaches a 48.29 percent territory, in contrast to Satellite's close to one hundred percent service.
The broadband plans displayed here are manually collected by our data science staff. Our team has aggregated 94 packages in the area around Somerset since 2014.
Verizon High Speed Internet is the third largest wired broadband provider in Somerset by coverage area, available for 48 percent of local addresses. High Speed Link is also a common option. While fixed wireless isn't as well-known as cable, it it offers similar speed and quality in some cases.
100 percent of Somerset is still left with only one or zero Internet choices as of 2021. For those outside these underserved areas, the average address has at least 2-3 providers to choose from. Areas with better choices usually will find lower prices as these companies are incentivized to improve service to earn customers.
Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option overall. They have Internet coverage for near one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet is available to close to one hundred percent of the population. The fastest download speed advertised for Viasat is 100 Mbps. HughesNet offers up to 25 Mbps. In general, anything above 10 megabits per second is enough for streaming lower-quality video over WiFi, but may become an issue when multiple people try to use high-bandwidth applications like Skype, cloud apps, and etc. See the availability map below to see how broadband coverage compares on a granular level in Somerset.
Internet Statistics 2021
100.0% of consumers in Somerset400 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 Somerset, Virginia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|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.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.