Internet Providers in Wingina, VA

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Residential Internet Statistics for Wingina, VA
Internet Providers: 7
Internet Plans: 2
Fastest Speed Available: 15 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $69.99

Internet Access in Wingina, Virginia

Data on this page is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual provider territory reporting. We also use direct reporting from providers and other privatized data to enhance that information. Plane and pricing data shown here is collected manually by our data science division. We have analyzed 144 Internet plans in Wingina since founding in 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 414 records as of 2021. 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.

Satellite and LTE can offer alternative Internet access options for those who can't access wired service.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are Wingina's most common wired broadband options.

Wireless Internet options like fixed wireless suffer from a few big issues that make wireless options less than well-suited for Internet service. data limits are the biggest issue.

In summary, broadband choice is essentially non-existent in Wingina — as you can see in the map below, which illustrates how many companies serve a given block or neighborhood.

Internet Statistics 2021

600 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 Wingina, Virginia

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Wingina, Virginia

  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Wingina - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Wingina - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Wingina

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Wingina is the 599th most connected city in Virginia behind Arrington, Gladstone, Roseland, Shipman, and Buckingham.

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

Approximately 5,000 people in Buckingham 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 Buckingham County, approximately 11,000 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.

Data Cap Issues in Wingina

Data collected by our researchers shows that some of the common providers in the area use data caps on residential Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue lately since customers see caps as a tactic to stop streaming. Providers insist that caps are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the issue is over-the-top streaming services, which can eat up one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Wingina

Provider Type Coverage Speed
SCS Broadband Fixed Wireless 78.4%+ 50 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
SCS Broadband Fixed Wireless 100% 50 Mbps

Compare Wingina to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Wingina 4.2 Mbps 4 $3.80 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +411.2 Mbps ) 14 ( +10 ) $0.54 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +114.7 Mbps ) 18 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +112 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.38 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +123.2 Mbps ) 21 ( +17 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +123.4 Mbps ) 8 ( +4 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )