Best Internet Providers in Washington, DC

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#1 HughesNet11.87% availability

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Speed up to:

25 Mbps

Price from:

$69.99

User Review:

HughesNet provides Satellite Internet and Phone services in Washington, DC.

#2 Viasat10.15% availability

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Speed up to:

100 Mbps

Price from:

$60.00

User Review:

Viasat provides Satellite Internet and Phone services in Washington, DC.

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#3 Xfinity87.69% availability

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Speed up to:

2 Gbps

Price from:

$50.00+

User Review:

Xfinity provides Cable Internet, Television and Phone services in Washington, DC.

#4 Verizon77.6% availability

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Speed up to:

100 Mbps

Price from:

$39.99

User Review:

Verizon provides Fiber Internet, DSL Internet, Television, Mobile and Phone services in Washington, DC.

Unavailable for new customers.

#5 Verizon Fios Fiber65.6% availability

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Speed up to:

940 Mbps

Price from:

$39.99

User Review:

Verizon Fios Fiber provides Fiber Internet services in Washington, DC.

Unavailable for new customers.

#6 RCN46.28% availability

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Speed up to:

155 Mbps

Price from:

$29.99

User Review:

RCN provides Fiber Internet, Cable Internet, Television and Phone services in Washington, DC.

#7 EarthLink1% availability

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Speed up to:

75 Mbps

Price from:

$49.95

User Review:

EarthLink provides Fiber Internet and DSL Internet services in Washington, DC.

Television Only Providers in Washington, DC

#1 DIRECTV

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DIRECTV

DIRECTV has been rated #1 in customer satisfaction over cable for 17 years running.

DIRECTV provides Television in Washington, DC

  • Best entertainement options for any sports fan over Cable TV, including NFL Sunday Ticket!
  • Includes local channels
  • HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax free for first 3 months
  • Free upgrade to Genie HD-DVR
  • Free professional installation in up to 4 rooms
DIRECTV television pricing starting at:
$59.99
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#2 Dish Network

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Dish Network

DISH Network is ranked #1 in customer satisfaction by J.D. Power

Dish Network provides Television in Washington, DC

  • DISH is ranked #1 in Customer Satisfaction by J.D. Power for the second year in a row.
  • 2-Year TV Price Guarantee.
  • Free Google Voice Remote and Smart DVR Included.
  • Record up to 16 shows at once.
  • 80,000 On Demand Titles.
  • FREE Standard Professional Inst
Dish Network television pricing starting at:
$59.99
Call now for Dish Network internet availability at your address.

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Best Provider Overall

HughesNet

Best Provider for Gaming

Xfinity

Best Provider for Streaming

Xfinity

Best Provider for Availability

Xfinity

Washington, DC - Internet Connection and Coverage Map


Compare Washington, DC Internet Providers Ranked by Maximum Fastest Speed


Use the below tables to compare high-speed internet service providers with internet speeds as well as data caps in Washington, District of Columbia

Your Best Internet Service Option By Usage

  • Best Provider for Overall Usage - HughesNet
  • Best Provider for Fast Speeds - HughesNet
  • Best Provider for Gaming - Xfinity
  • Best Provider for Streaming - Xfinity
  • Best Provider for Availability - Xfinity

Fastest Internet Speeds in Washington, District of Columbia

  • Xfinity - 2 Gbps** Fast Download **
  • Verizon Fios Fiber - 940 Mbps
  • RCN - 155 Mbps

Internet Provider Types in Washington, District of Columbia

  • Fiber Internet - 41.25%
  • Cable Internet - 69.77%
  • DSL Internet - 71.14%
  • Copper Internet - 0%
  • Fixed Wireless Internet - 2.63%
  • Satellite Internet - 100%

Widest Coverage Providers in Washington, District of Columbia

  • Xfinity - 87.69%
  • Verizon - 77.6%
  • Verizon Fios Fiber - 65.6%

Below is a list of the Fiber Internet options in Washington, District of Columbia with up to Gigabit connections. Search Fiber-optic internet plans and internet packages.

  1. Verizon Fios Fiber - 940 Mbps - Fiber Internet
  2. RCN - 155 Mbps - Fiber Internet, Cable Internet, Television and Phone
  3. Verizon - 100 Mbps - Fiber Internet, DSL Internet, Television, Mobile and Phone
  4. EarthLink - 75 Mbps - Fiber Internet and DSL Internet
  5. Access Media 3 - 30 Mbps - Fiber Internet, Cable Internet, DSL Internet and Copper Internet
  6. Cyberonic - 11 Mbps - Fiber Internet, Cable Internet, DSL Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet
  7. Cogent Communications - Fiber Internet and Copper Internet
  8. Allied Telecom Group - Fiber Internet, DSL Internet and Copper Internet
  9. Cavalier Telephone - Fiber Internet and DSL Internet
  10. Level 3 Communications - Fiber Internet, DSL Internet and Copper Internet
  11. Zayo Group - Fiber Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet

Here are the internet providers that have the best availability in Washington, District of Columbia, ranked by quality of service and fast speeds.

  1. HughesNet - 25 Mbps - Satellite Internet and Phone
  2. Xfinity - 2 Gbps - Cable Internet, Television and Phone
  3. Verizon - 100 Mbps - Fiber Internet, DSL Internet, Television, Mobile and Phone
  4. Verizon Fios Fiber - 940 Mbps - Fiber Internet
  5. RCN - 155 Mbps - Fiber Internet, Cable Internet, Television and Phone
  6. Viasat - 100 Mbps - Satellite Internet and Phone
  7. EarthLink - 75 Mbps - Fiber Internet and DSL Internet

Compare Internet Providers in Washington, District of Columbia by Coverage Area

ProviderMax Mbps DownloadMax Mbps UploadInternet ConnectionCoverage
1.Xfinity logoXfinityView Plans2 Gbps20 MbpsCable Internet, Television and Phone87.69%
2.Verizon logoVerizonView Plans100 Mbps100 MbpsFiber Internet, DSL Internet, Television, Mobile and Phone77.60%
3.Cyberonic logoCyberonicView Plans11 Mbps11 MbpsFiber Internet, Cable Internet, DSL Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet77.60%
4.Verizon Fios Fiber logoVerizon Fios FiberView Plans940 Mbps940 MbpsFiber Internet65.60%
5.RCN logoRCNView Plans155 Mbps15 MbpsFiber Internet, Cable Internet, Television and Phone46.28%
6.HughesNet logoHughesNetView Plans25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite Internet and Phone11.87%
7.Viasat logoViasatView Plans100 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite Internet and Phone10.15%
8.Global Capacity logoGlobal CapacityView Plans8 Mbps1 MbpsDSL Internet and Copper Internet8.44%
9.DC Access logoDC AccessView Plans20 Mbps5 MbpsFixed Wireless Internet2.48%
10.EarthLink logoEarthLinkView Plans75 Mbps3 MbpsFiber Internet and DSL Internet1.00%
11.Wisper ISP logoWisper ISPView Plans20 Mbps4 MbpsFixed Wireless Internet0.15%
12.Access Media 3 logoAccess Media 3View Plans30 Mbps30 MbpsFiber Internet, Cable Internet, DSL Internet and Copper Internet~
13.Cogent Communications logoCogent CommunicationsView Plans~~Fiber Internet and Copper Internet~
14.Allied Telecom Group logoAllied Telecom GroupView Plans~~Fiber Internet, DSL Internet and Copper Internet~
15.Broadview Networks logoBroadview NetworksView Plans~~DSL Internet and Copper Internet~
16.Cavalier Telephone logoCavalier TelephoneView Plans~~Fiber Internet and DSL Internet~
17.Level 3 Communications logoLevel 3 CommunicationsView Plans~~Fiber Internet, DSL Internet and Copper Internet~
18.Zayo Group logoZayo GroupView Plans~~Fiber Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet~


Free wireless internet access points in Washington, DC

Anacostia Neighborhood Library
1800 Good Hope Road, Se
Washington, DC 20020
(202) 698-1190
Capitol View Neighborhood Library
5001 Central Avenue, Se
Washington, DC 20019
(202) 645-0755
Chevy Chase Neighborhood Library
5625 Connecticut Avenue, Nw
Washington, DC 20015
(202) 282-0021
Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library
3310 Connecticut Avenue, Nw
Washington, DC 20008
(202) 282-3080
Deanwood Neighborhood Library
4215 Nannie Helen Burroughs Avenue, Ne
Washington, DC 20019
(202) 724-8526
District Of Columbia Public Library
901 G Street, N.W. (Room 400)
Washington, DC 20001
(202) 727-1101
Dorothy I. Height-Benning Neighborhood Library
3935 Benning Road, Ne
Washington, DC 20019
(202) 724-4787
Francis A. Gregory Interim Library
3660 Alabama Avenue, Se
Washington, DC 20020
(202) 645-4297
Georgetown Neighborhood Library
3260 R Street, Nw
Washington, DC 20007
(202) 282-0220
Juanita E. Thornton - Shepherd Park
7420 Georgia Avenue, Nw
Washington, DC 20012
(202) 541-6100
Lamond-Riggs Neighborhood Library
5401 South Dakota Avenue, Ne
Washington, DC 20011
(202) 541-6255
Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial
901 G Street, Nw
Washington, DC 20001
(202) 727-1111
Mt. Pleasant Interim Library
3160 16th Street, Nw
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 671-0200
Northeast Neighborhood Library
330 7th Street, Ne
Washington, DC 20002
(202) 698-3320
Palisades Neighborhood Library
4901 V Street, Nw
Washington, DC 20001
(202) 282-3139
Parklands-Turner Neighborhood Library
1700 Alabama Avenue, Se
Washington, DC 20007
(202) 698-1103
Petworth Neighborhood Library
4200 Kansas Avenue, Nw
Washington, DC 20011
(202) 541-6300
Southeast Neighborhood Library
403 7th Street, Se
Washington, DC 20003
(202) 698-3374
Southwest Neighborhood Library
900 Wesley Place, Sw
Washington, DC 20024
(202) 724-4752
Takoma Park Neighborhood Library
416 Cedar Street, Nw
Washington, DC 20012
(202) 576-7252
Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library
4450 Wisconsin Avenue, Nw
Washington, DC 20016
(202) 282-3090
Washington Highlands Interim Library
115 Atlantic Street, Sw
Washington, DC 20032
(202) 645-5880
Watha T. Daniel-Shaw Neighborhood Library
1630 7th St. N.W.
Washington, DC 20001
(202) 727-1288
West End Neighborhood Library
1101 24th Street, Nw
Washington, DC 20001
(202) 724-8707
Woodridge Neighborhood Library
1801 Hamlin Street, Ne
Washington, DC 20018
(202) 541-6226