Internet Providers in Virginia State University, VA

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Residential Internet Statistics for Virginia State University, VA
Internet Providers: 4
Internet Plans: 7
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $59.28

Internet Access in Virginia State University, Virginia

Consumers will find 9 Internet providers in Virginia State University. There are 3 mobile providers, and 4 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.

Examining network types within Virginia State University, cable is preferable over wireless since cable tends to have faster speeds and cheaper pricing. However, cable networks only have a 45.00 percent coverage within Virginia State University.

We should note here that since FCC coverage data is collected twice a year and only published six months after filing, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most common Internet choices in Virginia State University.

To summarize, the number of Internet service choices in Virginia State University is not high — most addresses in the area have 0-1 providers available. 2,000 of local residents have one of fewer options — as can be seen by exploring the interactive map below. That's 91.91 percent of the population stuck with only one Internet provider in their area. View the map below to see coverage variation between neighborhoods in Virginia State University, and access speed test results for local providers.

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 Virginia State University, Virginia

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
XFINITY from Comcast 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Virginia State University, Virginia

  • Xfinity - Cable - 45.0% Availability in Virginia State University - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Virginia State University - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Virginia State University - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Virginia State University

Virginia State University Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Virginia State University is the 268th most connected city in Virginia ahead of Colonial Heights, Hopewell, Petersburg, and Fort Lee, but behind Prince George.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 4,000 people in Chesterfield County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

In Chesterfield County, approximately 6,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Internet Service Availability Around Virginia State University

Students living within two miles of Virginia State University can expect to have a choice of 1 Internet providers. As elsewhere in Virginia State University, Viasat and HughesNet are the most prevalent options. Speed tests suggest that internet performance in the Virginia State University area exceeds 25 Mbps, with averages in the zip around (104.87 Mbps as of our latest data.) This speed should be adequate for students in Virginia State University who need to stream HD video, share a router with housemates, and etc. That said, since these averages are based on public speed test data, they often trend lower than actual top speeds obtainable in an area. Use the zip search field on this page to see the latest information on broadband internet options at a specific address.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Virginia State University

Provider Type Coverage Speed
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 45.0%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 75.5%+ 987 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 33.7%+ 1,000 Mbps
Verizon Business Copper 32.5%+ 1.5 Mbps

Compare Virginia State University to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Virginia State University 104.9 Mbps 4 $0.35 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +429.5 Mbps ) 16 ( +12 ) $0.70 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +43.9 Mbps ) 17 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +55.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +64.6 Mbps ) 23 ( +19 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +57.2 Mbps ) 8 ( +4 ) $0.36 ( + $0.00 )