Internet Providers in Valley Bend, WV

Residential Internet Statistics for Valley Bend, WV
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $34.99
Top Download Speed: 940 Mbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Valley Bend, West Virginia:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. Frontier
    100% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    100% Available
  • 2. Suddenlink
    99.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    99.5% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. Micrologic
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available

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Internet Access in Valley Bend, West Virginia

Frontier Communications has the most availability in Valley Bend. Viasat Internet is also a common option.

The data on this page is sourced via FCC coverage reports, and is using privatized databases to output more useful resources than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Data on pricing and speeds of listed broadband plans is sourced by our research and analysis division, who gather thousands of plans annually.

The average home in Valley Bend has 2 wired Internet service providers to choose from. 8.83 percent of the Valley Bend area — 52 people — have one or fewer options. Regardless of other technologies in the area, including wireless, DSL and cable broadband services almost always offer the most reasonable pricing for home use.

HughesNet provides an second choice to the primary providers (Frontier and Viasat). They offer a maximum speed of 25 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't the only option for Internet access for residents of Valley Bend. fixed wireless outfits such as Micrologic are able to offer 50 Mbps via direct wireless links.

Overall, Valley Bend's broadband infrastructure follows a similar pattern to other West Virginia cities: wide coverage of bundled cable and DSL, with the catch that most houses or apartments are limited to only one company for subscribing to either type of Internet service. This pattern is normal because Broadband service providers were started pre-Internet as cable TV and landline telephone corporations. So, they already own these legacy networks on utility poles for delivering Internet bundles.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Valley Bend, West Virginia

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Suddenlink Communications 940 Mbps Cable 8s 99.5%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL -- 100.0%
Valley Bend is the 153rd most connected city in West Virginia ahead of Mill Creek, Belington, and Huttonsville, but behind Beverly and Elkins.

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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 2,000 people in Randolph 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 91% of Valley Bend 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 Randolph County, approximately 6,000 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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