Internet Providers in Elkhorn, West Virginia

Most Popular Internet Providers in Elkhorn, West Virginia:

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  • 1. 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 2. 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Frontier
    18% Available
    18%

    Available

    Call For Speed Availability
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 30-30mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $49.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 4. 4. Shentel
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    50 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Installation: Includes installation.
    • Price Range: $50 - $200
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-3mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. Verizon
    34% Available
    34%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Elkhorn, West Virginia

The Elkhorn area has two main providers: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service. Their network has download speeds up to 100 Mbps and coverage in virtually one hundred percent of the city. As for HughesNet, they provide Satellite. They have coverage in practically one hundred percent of Elkhorn.

The Internet packages shown here are collected individually by our research division. We've gathered 130 Internet packages in Elkhorn since 2014.

Looking at less fortunate neighborhoods in Elkhorn, data shows that as many as 200 people are left with one or fewer choices for broadband-level Internet service.

Due to the lack of wired Internet infrastructure, satellite broadband are the only services with realistic coverage for the average household.

While the main ISPs are Viasat and HughesNet, Shentel also serves Elkhorn with a recorded top speed of 1,000 Mbps. Explore the interactive map on this page to compare broadband coverage on a granular level, or check the "Download Speeds" tab to compare how local ISPs compare in speed tests.

Internet Statistics 2021

200 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 Elkhorn, West Virginia

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Shentel 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL 4m 33s 18.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Elkhorn

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Elkhorn is the 545th most connected city in West Virginia behind Bluefield, Pocahontas, Rock, Welch, and Northfork.

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

Approximately 800 people in McDowell 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.

Fiber Availability: 99% of people living in Elkhorn have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

In McDowell County, approximately 3,000 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.