Internet Providers in Suffolk, VA
Residential Internet Statistics for Suffolk, VA
|Internet Service Providers:||4|
|Plans Start From:||$29.99|
|Top Download Speed:||1 Gbps|
|Fastest Connection Type:||Cable|
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Internet Access in Suffolk, Virginia
Information on BroadbandNow is calculated based on the FCC's bi-annual coverage filings. BroadbandNow also uses direct provider coverage reports and other private datasets to further validate and enhance that data. Pricing and plan information is gathered manually by our data division. Locally, we've aggregated 407 Internet plans in Suffolk since founding in 2014. Speed averages are drawn from 13,080 browser-based speed test records in the past 12 months.
DSL and cable are the main broadband network types in the Suffolk metro area, frequently overlapping and generally competing on service quality. Cable speed is overall stronger and more robust. That said, the overall speeds of either network system are similar.
Spectrum as well as Verizon also offer Internet service in Suffolk, with significant overlap in some streets.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Suffolk.
To get a granular look at how broadband access changes throughout the area, explore the map below and use the zoom/pan tools to explore. The average density of market competition is 1.82 providers per census block. Unfortunately, this leaves 15.48 percent of consumers with only one option, or no coverage at all.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Suffolk, Virginia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Cox Communications||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||1.6%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile 5G Home Internet||182 Mbps||5G Internet||45s||54.6%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
15.5% of consumers in Suffolk13,000 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.
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.
Map of ISPs in Suffolk
Compare Suffolk to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Suffolk||185.8 Mbps||8||$0.52 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||581.7 Mbps ( +395.9 Mbps )||22 ( +14 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||172.8 Mbps ( -13 Mbps )||21 ( +13 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||199.7 Mbps ( +13.9 Mbps )||20 ( +12 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||202.2 Mbps ( +16.4 Mbps )||27 ( +19 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||196.5 Mbps ( +10.7 Mbps )||11 ( +3 )||$0.39 ( $0.00 )|