Internet Providers in Charleston, WV

Top Internet Providers in Charleston, West Virginia:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. Optimum by Altice
    96.5% Available
    Download speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    96.5% Available
  • 2. Frontier
    97.8% Available
    Call For Details: (855) 915-4111
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    97.8% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    49.7% Available
    Download Speeds:
    *33 - 182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    49.7% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. King Street Wireless
    100% Available
    Download speeds up to:
    *1 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. EarthLink 5G Home Internet
    81.5% Available
    Download speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    81.5% Available
  • 8. Lumos
    1% Available
    Download speeds up to:
    *6 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    1% Available
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Best Internet Providers in Charleston, WV

The best internet providers in Charleston are Optimum, Frontier, and T-Mobile 5G Home Internet. Optimum is the best provider in the area because of its 96.5 percent availability and cable download speeds of up to 1 Gbps.

Frontier offers Charleston residents varying download speeds through its fiber-optic network, which is generally faster than DSL and cable. It’s available to 97.8 percent of the city, and offers internet-only plans that start as low as $49.99 per month.

T-Mobile 5G Home Internet offers the best wireless internet connection in Charleston. Its no-contract approach makes it a worthy rival of Optimum and Frontier.

Internet Provider Store Locations in Charleston

116,000 People

Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

105th

most connected city in West Virginia ahead of St. Albans, Dunbar, Elkview, and Belle, but behind Nitro.

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

6,000

people in Kanawha County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

124,000

people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

Cheapest Internet Providers in Charleston, West Virginia

Provider Plan Starting From Connection Contract Length Data Caps
Optimum by Altice $30 Cable N/A No Caps
Frontier $49.99 Fiber N/A No Caps
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet $50 5G Internet None No Caps
EarthLink 5G Home Internet $64.95 Fixed Wireless None 50 GB/mo.

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