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Internet Providers in Weyers Cave, Virginia
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Internet Access in Weyers Cave, Virginia
Information on this page is based on the FCC's bi-annual broadband coverage reports. Our data also includes direct provider coverage reports to enhance that information. Plan and pricing data on BroadbandNow is hand-gathered by our data science division. Locally, we've analyzed and verified 285 bundled Internet plans in Weyers Cave. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 2 records as of 2022. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.
There is a decent level of market choice between companies in the Weyers Cave area, but 700 locals still don't have service from multiple providers. If these residents aren't satisfied with the quality of service, they are forced to compromise for a lower-grade wireless. Luckily, this issue isn't widespread in Weyers Cave. The average household has 3 options for broadband-grade Internet service.
Verizon High Speed Internet as well as T-Mobile Home Internet can also provide coverage in Weyers Cave, often competing for the same customers.
DSL and cable are the dominant network types around the Weyers Cave area. They are frequently overlapping and competing on service quality. Cable speed is overall better and more consistent, but big-picture metrics we've recorded with either network type are similar and which is "best" frequently varies depending on the network quality in a given area.
According to the latest FCC data, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Weyers Cave as measured by coverage. The more common providers often compete at addresses in most neighborhoods around Weyers Cave.
Internet Statistics 2022
22.2% of consumers in Weyers Cave700 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 Weyers Cave, Virginia
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||115 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 11s||90.2%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Ultra Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||90.2%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Weyers Cave
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.
Data Caps Around Weyers Cave
Data collected by our research team suggests that top ISPs in the area use data caps for their residential Internet connections. Data caps are a public issue since users view caps as a tactic for limiting streaming services. Providers maintain caps are a reasonable strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the problem is the same: video streaming, which can use anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hour.
Compare Weyers Cave to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Weyers Cave||91.9 Mbps||10||$0.39 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +453.7 Mbps )||21 ( +11 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +69.4 Mbps )||20 ( +10 )||$0.35 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +89 Mbps )||19 ( +9 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +94.7 Mbps )||26 ( +16 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +87.2 Mbps )||10||$0.36 ( $0.00 )|