Internet Providers in Ranson, WV

Residential Internet Statistics for Ranson, WV
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $39.99
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Ranson, West Virginia:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    99.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    99.7% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    69.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    69.2% Available
  • 3. Frontier
    99.4% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    99.4% 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. All Points Broadband
    91.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    91.9% Available

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Internet Access in Ranson, West Virginia

Coverage data shows two major broadband service types in Ranson — coaxial cable (virtually one hundred percent availability) and DSL (94.33% coverage). Coaxial cable Internet is provided through TV corporations using pre-existing copper coaxial TV cables on telephone poles. DSL is delivered over twisted copper phone lines. The vast majority of Ranson street addresses have access to both cable service and/or DSL from at least two companies.

Keep in mind, since FCC data is currently only collected biannually and only made public 6+ months after filing, availability shown here may not be complete.

The average Ranson customer has 2 Internet providers that can service at their location. Competition is good for consumers. It results in two providers competing on pricing and service quality. This high level of competition isn't distributed evenly, however — as a surprising 5.78 of the local population still has only one option for true broadband service.

Xfinity is also a commonly available Internet option in Ranson. They offer Cable service with coverage in near one hundred percent of Ranson. All Points Broadband is another alternative wireless service for 91 percent of the area. Keep in mind that this option requires roof access or proximity to a All Points Broadband access point.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the largest Internet providers in Ranson as measured by coverage. The more common providers often cover the same addresses around Ranson.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Ranson, West Virginia

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 99.7%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 69.2%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL and Fiber -- 99.4%
300 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.

Ranson is the 132nd most connected city in West Virginia ahead of Charles Town and Shenandoah Junction, but behind Shepherdstown, Harpers Ferry, and Kearneysville.

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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.

Approximately 500 people in Jefferson 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.

Approximately 94% of Ranson residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Jefferson County, approximately 2,000 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.

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Compare Ranson to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Ranson 154 Mbps 9 $2.16 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +427.7 Mbps ) 22 ( +13 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +18.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +45.7 Mbps ) 20 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +48.2 Mbps ) 27 ( +18 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +42.5 Mbps ) 11 ( +2 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )